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Vulamathuba Empumelelo Social Auxiliary Learners graduate

The Continuing Education for Africa (CEFA) graduation ceremony on 17 November 2023 marked a monumental occasion for six Social Auxiliary Workers who began their year-long learnership with Vulamathuba Empumelelo and CEFA in May 2021. This class of 2021/2022 displayed remarkable resilience and an ability to adjust to new, often anxiety-provoking situations as they started their [...]

By |2023-11-29T13:29:11+02:00November 24th, 2023|News|0 Comments

The Vulamathuba Empumelelo Bursary has a long and trusted history of helping people from previously marginalised communities realise their dreams through its many programmes. The Vulamathuba Bursary Fund is no exception. The Goal According to Siphosethu Gajana, the programme coordinator, the Bursary Fund forms part of Vulamathuba Empumelelo’s goal of increasing the economic mobility of [...]

By |2023-11-23T07:21:18+02:00November 2nd, 2023|News|0 Comments

Wilmore’s dream was but a click away…

Thirty-six year old, Wilmore Choto’s life-changing opportunity quite literally started with a click. He read about the Vulamathuba Empumelelo Bursary in Communicare’s monthly tenant newsletter and seized the moment to apply to further his studies and better his life and that of his wife and son. With the assistance of the bursary, Wilmore is studying [...]

By |2022-07-29T10:11:51+02:00July 29th, 2022|News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Alungile helps people find new homes

Meet Alungile, a Junior Administrator for goodfind Properties. His goal is to become a Property Manager. This is a giant's strides for a young man, who started out as a Community Development intern at Communicare in 2019! Alungile Ntshongela: Junior Administrator Background Growing up in Flagstaff, in the Eastern Cape, Alungile always dreamt [...]

By |2022-01-27T13:10:06+02:00January 27th, 2022|News|0 Comments

The Vulamathuba Empumelelo Bursary Fund

ANNOUNCEMENT Vulamathuba Empumelelo, the community and social development arm of Communicare, was established to deliver developmental interventions to Communicare tenants. Vulamathuba’s overall objective is to create opportunities for the economic growth of residents in fostering the principle of Economic Mobility through skills, training, and development. Vulamathuba administers the Vulamathuba Empumelelo Bursary Fund (VEBF). Through the [...]

By |2022-10-04T09:41:51+02:00August 31st, 2021|News|0 Comments

The Zerilda Steyn Bursary Fund paves the way to success

In the industrial town of Kariega in the Eastern Cape, a young girl watched as her mother obtained her teacher's training certificate when she was in her late thirties and her degree in her fifties.  It took many sacrifices, including giving up her job to pursue her studies, but she never gave up. For Phumelela [...]

By |2021-09-10T07:03:18+02:00August 23rd, 2021|News|0 Comments

Apply for our credit-bearing skills programmes

ANNOUNCEMENT Vulamathuba, the community and social development division of Communicare, was established to deliver developmental interventions to Communicare tenants. Vulamathuba’s overall objective is to create opportunities for the economic growth of residents in fostering the principle of Economic Mobility through skills, training, and development. Vulamathuba administers Credit Bearing Skills Programmes in Customer Management and [...]

By |2021-01-15T10:49:49+02:00October 22nd, 2020|News|0 Comments

Mbali found her passion at Vulamathuba

Communicare in partnership with Vulamathuba runs the Compass internship programme, to give young people work experience as well as the necessary skills, to empower them in their career paths. Mbali Buthelezi found her passion whilst an intern. Mbali's story is one of Vulamathuba's celebrated success stories. At the beginning of 2019, she began her internship, [...]

By |2021-06-29T09:49:18+02:00April 24th, 2020|News|Comments Off on Mbali found her passion at Vulamathuba

Zerilda Steyn Bursary Programme helped 22 Learners in 2019

Communicare has also been providing bursaries to tenants and their children for the last 30 years. This is one of the services that are available to families who need the support to get a post matric qualification at higher education institutions. Over the years, students have qualified in a diverse range of skills and [...]

By |2020-04-28T11:53:25+02:00March 16th, 2020|News|0 Comments
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