We were fortunate to have a repeat visit from Shane Young & Suzie from PETstock in Australia following their visit to Sophakama in 2017. Shane and Suzie were back in SA to earn their back to back medals by completing the Comrades “down” run this year after successfully completing the same 90km “up” run last […]
Thanks to a generous book donation by our partner, Shine Literacy, each child in the Foundation Phase (Grade R to Grade 3) received a book. They were all delighted to have a book of their own to take home!
We extend a special thank you to Elkanah House Senior Primary in Sunningdale … They made a HUGE donation of 2 800 chocolate marshmallow eggs to Sophakama Primary School this year! The excitement is clear to see and the photo say it all!
Kinlys one of our ROGZ Customers from Belgium came to visit the Rogz Academy. As you know by now, we love to boast about the progress happening at Sophakama. What a pleasure it was to show Piet and his Family, the Year Beyond programme in action! Kinlys were the original Financial partners who enabled the […]
On our recent visit to Sophakama Primary we had KONG join us to see the progress at Sophakama Primary from the early days until now. Their last visit to the school was in 2014, way back when the new school building was still to be built. Following their visit in 2014 they donated 60 pairs […]
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 […]
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 […]
We would like to give a huge shout out and Congrats to the Australian cussies who came to visit ROGZ after a tough 86.73 km Comrades Marathon… We were fortunate to have them join us on the recent Awards Ceremony at Sophakama Primary where we congratulated 34 learners on completing their year on the literacy […]
Sophakama was very fortunate to have received new playground toys last week. Volunteers at Rogz helped out to setup the playground and ensure that the ground surface was strong enough for the jungle gym to be erected. The kids were delighted to see the new proud playground and formed a long line whilst waiting patiently to […]
Elkanah House, one of our most passionate partners, organised an Easter egg collection among their learners, as a donation to the learners at Sophakama. Amazingly, they collected over 2 000 chocolate marshmallow eggs! The eggs were distributed to the learners and teachers at Sophakama and, of course, there’s no need to mention how many excited smiles […]