WE ARE A SOCIAL VENTURE CHARITY
ALLEVIATING POVERTY IN
BECOME A DONOR TO OUR FREE SCHOOL BREAKFAST PROGRAMME
By giving as little as R10 (ZAR) per breakfast per child a day,
you can help us get to our target 1,000,000 free school breakfasts each year.
“Our mantra of ‘support, act, learn and adapt’ never seemed more pertinent.”
Stefan Allesch-Taylor CBE, Founder & Chairman
Afri-CAN CHARITY NETWORK
How we’re helping to alleviate poverty and hunger in Sub-Saharan Africa
Afri-CAN CAFE COMPANY: An NPO social venture providing training and long term employment within the townships.
EARLY CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT NURSERIES (ECDs): Under our umbrella Code of Conduct we construct new government registered Early Childhood Development Nurseries in the townships which are given to the teachers. We provide free school breakfasts, WASH education, educational tools and teacher training as part of the programme as well as mentoring and evaluation.
FREE SCHOOL BREAKFASTS: Wherever WASH facilities are available but access to breakfast is not we provide free school breakfast to children typically between the age of 1 and 6 years old.
- Afri-CAN UP CYCLE MARKET: Afri-CAN Up Cycle market sells a variety of goods made by creatives from the local township communities and currently has an outlet at Philippi Village, in Philippi township, Cape Town.
Afri-CAN YOUNG EAGLES FOOTBALL ACADEMY: Based in Imizamo Yethu, Hout Bay, Cape Town. The academy is registered with the South African Football Association and has over 125 players vying for selection in our 6 teams. Providing funding, training and sponsorship for residence of Imizamo Yethu township ages between 7 and 21.
Afri-CAN SOCIAL VENTURES PROGRAMME: This company provides funding and mentoring to social ventures improving the daily lives of people living in the townships.