Stories of hope

2019 Year-end Reflection

2019 Year-end Reflection

As founder and CEO of Focus on iThemba, Danie van den Heever, so aptly puts it “If you plant for a day you plant flowers, if you plant for years then you plant trees, if you plant for eternity you plant ideas and time into the lives of young people.” 2019 has... read more
A Hopeful Christmas

A Hopeful Christmas

The contagious joy of giving continues to be a sentiment which Tayla-Anne Goss, Team Leader at Focus on iThemba, holds high, especially during the festive season. Collaborating with Wakefields, Cotswold Downs Estate, KEY Group, Women’s Auxilliary of Hillcrest... read more
A Blossoming Relationship

A Blossoming Relationship

What an unforgettable day it was! On Tuesday, 15th October 2019 40 young and excitable Grade 7 pupils from Waterfall Preparatory School congregated on the corridors outside their classrooms anxiously waiting to leave for their outreach trip to Siyajabula Pre-School,... read more
Collaboration results in joyful Pre-School opening

Collaboration results in joyful Pre-School opening

The 1st of August 2019 marked an important milestone in the lives of many as it denoted the official opening celebration of Bonisiwe Gwala’s newly upgraded Pre-School, Entokozweni, located in an area called Kwa-Nqetho, just 5kms outside of Hillcrest. Over 60 guest,... read more
67 Minutes, 3 Pre-Schools, a lifetime of change.

67 Minutes, 3 Pre-Schools, a lifetime of change.

The beauty of Mandela Day lies in the unreserved expression of unconditional kindness. This Mandela Day, Focus on iThemba and several valued donors and partners committed their time to bringing contagious joy to the lives of many children we are blessed to support.... read more
Waterfall College: New Centre of Knowledge

Waterfall College: New Centre of Knowledge

‘Growing potential right from the start’ is the guiding strategic direction for Waterfall College based on our spacious iThemba Campus. Growth has been a pivotal and apt verb to all that has unfolded on our Campus since the College first established its roots here in... read more