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Year Beyond programme helps young people

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There were nerves, fun and lots of laughs, as the three Year Beyond Programme volunteers from Sophakama, who passed their learners licences last year, began preparing for their driver’s licences. Neil, from Road Wise Driving Academy, put the girls at ease. “There is only one rule in my car … we don’t stress,” he told […]

We have just received some news that is simply too exciting not to share.

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We learnt yesterday that Partners for Possibility (PfP) was recently recognized by the international NGO Advisor amongst the top 100 NGO’s worldwide !!!! So we want to share this celebration with you and thank you for your role in empowering us along this journey. We are very pleased and proud of the fact that we […]

Sophakama Primary school visit with Fritz Gerke

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It was our privilege to take Fritz Gerke on a visit to Sophakama recently where he had the opportunity to meet and spend some time with Sabelo as well as many of the learners. Fritz is the ROGZ key account manager in Europe and has been an enthusiastic financial supporter of the ROGZ Academy for […]

Farewell and good luck to our awesome 2017 YEBO Volunteers!

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Sophakama Primary School YEBO volunteers ended their year by being treated to a 3D movie, Geo Storm, complete with popcorn and cooldrinks. Then they were off to a delicious meal at Moyo Blouberg at Eden on the Bay. A fantastic time was had by all! We will miss them, but we will keep in touch […]

Graduation Ceremony for 2017 Year Beyond Programme filled with smiles and tears!

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The 2017 Year Beyond Programme Graduation Ceremony at Sophakama Primary School was a wonderful occasion. Shared with 99 learners, parents, teachers and our 6 superb volunteers, the ceremony on Thursday, 9 November, was a bittersweet event. Prayers and songs of thanks and joy were heard. Our learners read out loud and proud from their Shine […]

Volunteers on English Literacy Programme celebrate the end of a successful year!

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Our volunteers on the English Literacy Programme ended their year with a lovely afternoon of bubbles and snacks. Volunteers used the time to chat and just hang out with this awesome group of people; the longer-standing volunteers who have become friends over time and the newer volunteers who had the chance to get to know […]

Calling all 18–25 year olds – Make a difference and become a YEBO volunteer!

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Meet Raissa from Parklands, Table View, currently a 2017 Year Beyond (YEBO) volunteer at Sophakama Primary School in Dunoon. Before joining the Year Beyond Programme, she did not know what she was going to do after school. She says that when she joined the programme, her state of mind was very low. Gradually, however, she […]

2017 Awards Ceremony at Bloubergrant High School

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Bloubergrant invited Simbulele Mgengo a Grade 10 Student of their faculty to their annual Awards ceremony. Bloubergrant High School’s slogan is “To lead with Integrity” and that was exactly what Simbulele did. She received the first award for her participation in the Representative Council of Learners (RCL). You can read more about this in the […]