highlights OF 2016/2017
The Emthonjeni programme facilitated 2253 individual playgroup interactions hosted in public spaces across Khayelitsha.
Our Imbiza family and community motivator programme reached out to 183 families, with a total of 3571 personal interactions with the caregivers, children and parents of those families this year.
The Funda Udlale Toy Library programme facilitated 2572 learning interventions for boys and 3018 learning interventions for girls, as well as 6 training sessions reaching 200 attendees. 83 ECDs used our facilities to enrich their children's learning.
Children graduating to junior school
Children graduating from Sikhula Sonke-supported pre-schools
We partner with local preschools and with caregivers. It is a joy to see many of the children that we reach either directly or indirectly (through equipping and supporting preschools and educators) move forward confidently into Grade R or Grade One at local primary schools in Khayelitsha.
Over 180 Early Childhood Development Practitioners have been trained in Basic Assistant Teacher Training over the past 5 years, reaching over 2 900 children.
Sikhula Sonke has coached and trained over 70 ECD sites, resulting in most of them becoming registered with the Department of Social Development.
Sikhula Sonke has successfully trained 10 ECD Assistants who were placed in the Khayelitsha Social Development district office to assist ECD sites in meeting the minimum requirements for registration.
Non Profit Company Number: 2003/010956/08
Date Established: 2001
NPO Registration Number: 030-217 NPO
SARS PBO Registration Number: 930 004 377
Section 18A Registration: Yes
BBB-EE compliant: Yes