Flames turns gangster into leader

Flames turns gangster into leader

Lucky Mabena is an ex-gang member from the Moloto village in Mpumalanga Province. ‘‘I am an ex-gangster in Moloto because, after completing my matric I had no money to further my studies nor did I find a job. I used to terrorise my community members,’’ Mabena told...

WoF beneficiary has artistic talent

Bulelani Mkovana is a passionate artist. “Art is my passion and I always feel happy when I am using my creativity to do something.” These are the words of Bulelani one of the hard working fire fighters at the Mkhambathi Base. Bulelani said that he believes in...

Stipend douses out starvation

Nhlanhla Gumede is a high school dropout and starvation was the biggest enemy at his home. ‘‘My parents are not working and starvation was a serious problem in the house. Most of the times I went to bed hungry,’’ he said. Gumede said that he had the responsibility to...
From fire fighter to aspirant farmer

From fire fighter to aspirant farmer

Teboho Mofokeng from the Clarens Team in the Free State is passionate about agriculture and one day he would like to see himself as a successful farmer. He manages the garden project with the help of a few team members at the Clarens base. In this garden he ploughs...