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Other SEF components and more numiknow™ stories!

The Social Employment Fun (SEF) project, as detailed in the February 2024 issue of the Kruger2Canyon News, is a testament to the power of collective action. With between 300 – 320 participants dedicating an average of two days per week ‘for the greater good’, the project spans various communities from Acornhoek to Sekororo, fostering a sense of community and shared purpose.

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Cyclists in the pink – the Rotary k2c Cycle Tour

The Rotary K2C Cycle Tour pelotons are getting ready for the adventure of a lifetime – the 2024 tour cycling 100 kms through the pristine African bush, in the private reserves of Timbavati, Thornybush and Kapama.

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The Tshemba Foundation: Enhancing general Healthcare to the Acornhoek area

In the heart of Mpumalanga province, South Africa, lies the town of Acornhoek. This is a bustling cauldron of humanity – some may even say an overflowing cauldron. Many of the million or so residents of the town and surrounding areas are unemployed and due to a floundering, albeit committed public health care service, they have limited access to quality and essential healthcare. This is exacerbated by a rough estimate that 84% of South Africans depend on public healthcare, only 30% of doctors work in public healthcare and of that only 12% work in rural areas! This is where the Tshemba Foundation steps in, acting as a vital lifeline for historically disadvantaged communities in conjunction with the Department of Health.

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Participants at Lowveld Academy on 20 March 2024
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Numiknow™ – A program gaining momentum

Last month, the competition, its results, and some challenges and solutions to improve mathematical proficiency were discussed. There was also evidence of a lack of progress of some participants linked to self-confidence, personal motivation, and a lack of basic division knowledge and skills.

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The Balule Outreach Trust – supporting five programs

Often organisations like the Balule Outreach Trust move and work under the radar and do not get the publicity that they deserve. This organisation does some unbelievable work within the community at large. This briefly outlines five of the supporting programs that it is involved in on a day-to-day basis.

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Picky View: Buck & Berg

Hello everyone – it’s time to get back to work after ‘MIA’ on a wonderful holiday!
For something completely different we ventured forth to Kampersrus, to see what delicacies we could sample.

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