For me, Africa is such a simple and yet complicated continent. It’s simple because the people are so warm-hearted and make you feel at home, and yet complicated because people are suffering due to poverty and unhealthy living conditions. These challenges need the many professionals all over the world to unite and help conquer the problems that Africa faces.
WhizzKids United is one of the best NGOs who fight on the front line against HIV/AIDS in one of South Africa’s most affected areas,…
Prehanta Vandeyar of Architecture for Humanity (AFH) is part of the team responsible for the construction of the Football for Hope Center (FFHC) in Edendale, handling the architectural division of the imposing project and oversees the initial construction. She spoke to WhizzKids United (WKU) about her overall impression of FIFA’s brainchild, the FFHC, and the impact it will have for the community of Edendale.
WKU: Can you tell us about the Football for Hope…Continue
It was the 5th October 2012 when I arrived at the King Shaka International Airport in Durban. Since then 12 months have gone and I’m with WhizzKids already for a year. It’s been an amazing time with many memorable highlights.
The last months with WhizzKids United have been very busy. Time flies like the wind and there wasn't even time to write a few lines for the blog.…Continue
Earlier this year, WhizzKids United and Oxfam partnered together in an effort to compile a report which aimed at describing the social aspects of the work done by WhizzKids United. The report outlined the many ways in which adolescent clients, staff and volunteers relate to each other at the WKU Health Academy.
Dr Mbali Mandisa, who spearheaded the report, says…Continue
The Japanese Embassy has generously sponsored a mini bus and a mobile clinic trailer to the WhizzKids United Health Academy.
WhizzKids United is delighted to be a benefactor of the Japanese Embassy’s effort of reaching out to the South African community. The embassy has recognised WhizzKids United’s inimitable programme of providing HIV treatment to the youth of…Continue