Msimelelo’s Story of Hope

Msimelelo’s story of hope Msimelelo called in to see us and shared his story … two years after graduating from our CLC and W4AL programme, he has his own car and is working for a solar company! What a story of hope from Tambo Village. We are so proud of this champion!

A newcomer’s encounter with NewDay – PART 3

2023 A newcomer’s encounter with NewDay Part 3 Rachel Leslie (UK Fundraising & Charity Administrator) MY final days with NewDay are spent outside of Khanyisa, visiting our programmes off-site. This begins with a trip to one of the vast nurseries stretching out across the Cape Flats. I am introduced to George, from the CWP (Government-funded […]

A newcomer’s encounter with NewDay – PART 2

2023 A newcomer’s encounter with NewDay Part 2 Rachel Leslie (UK Fundraising & Charity Administrator) THERE is an aura of calm when I return to Khanyisa where the current cohort of students in the Computer Learning Centre are having their first group counselling session with Elizabeth Clack. An experienced trauma counsellor, Elizabeth runs group and […]

A newcomer’s encounter with NewDay – PART 1

2023 A newcomer’s encounter with NewDay Part 1 Rachel Leslie (UK Fundraising & Charity Administrator) A postcard view of blue skies and a cloud-covered Table Mountain greet me as I pull back the curtains after arriving in Cape Town in darkness the night before. Waves bearing surfers roll onto the shore as we drive along […]

Andiswa Graduation Speech

Andiswa’s Graduation Andiswa gave a speech at her Computer Learning Centre graduation… Congratulations and thank you Andiswa!

Team Development Celebration!

Driving lessons are one of the ways we develop and empower our staff at NewDay United! We can’t thank our partners enough who make empowering our staff possible! Well done Rimone, Lucy and Lizanne!

From unemployed to a double celebration!

This is Pamella Unemployed and searching for work, a friend told her about NewDay. Pamella enrolled in our End-User Computing course and W4AL programme. That was in 2020. Then, the Covid-19 Pandemic hit. With restrictions imposed on meeting in person, all the students had to study from home resulting in it taking 1-year to complete […]

From unemployed to the big yes!

Meet Busisiwe This precious lady was unemployed for almost 18 months. After hearing about our courses on Facebook, she started with the ‘Work 4 A Living’ program and continued on with the ‘End-User Computing’ Course which ended July this year. What we did not know until the very end of the course was that Busisiwe […]

A donation in answer to our prayers!

Look at what we got! This July our sewing ladies were blessed with hundreds of meters of fabric. We have been praying for this so that our beneficiaries can continue to create products that they can sell and we can continue to uplift more members of the community by sharing the skill of sewing. Thank […]

26 lives changed in 1 day!

This July 26 of our students started their new jobs! For some, it’s an early start at 4am to get their transport to start training at 6am, but the excitement and happiness to work makes this worth it! We are so excited for this group who were interviewed, were inducted, and have all started! All […]