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I am now a stronger and independent woman

Being an orphan did not deter Khosi Nhlapo from turning her life around and today she is determined to make a success of her career in Working on Fire. ‘Khosi is currently, a Type 2 Dispatcher at the Gauteng Provincial Office. She is from Ratanda in Heidelberg and...

Sophy Dinko climbs to greater heights

Sophy Dinko climbs to greater heights

“Leadership skills and confidence is what brought me here”, said Sophy Dinko, Community Fire Awareness Officer in the North West Province. Dinko got promoted as Community Fire Awareness Officer within 5 months as a Type 2 Crew Leader in the programme. After completing...

Confidence needed to climb to the top

Confidence needed to climb to the top

Julian Botha, a determined woman who climbed the ladder in Working on Fire. Juliana Botha, a single mother to two boys, grew up in the rural area of Friemersheim - Huis van Vriende in Mosselbay. She joined the WoF programme in 2004 as a fire fighter and worked her way...


Social Development

Through our Social Development initiatives,
we make a difference in the lives or our participants
as well as the communities around our bases.

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17 years of Successful Partnerships

The Working on Fire (WOF) programme, funded by the Department of Environment, Forestry, and Fisheries, will be reaching a milestone of having been in existence for 17 years during the month of September.

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