The Vulamathuba bursary helps Kauthar finish her studies without financial worries

Bursary recipient Kauthar Salie (right) with her proud mom, Reyhana. Vulamathuba Empumelelo’s primary objective is to create an enabling environment for economic growth by fostering the principle of Economic Mobility through skills, training and development for tenants and non-tenants – this includes Communicare staff. Reyhana Salie has been a dedicated and passionate staff [...]

By |2022-11-30T09:23:56+00:00November 29th, 2022|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Skills Development funding helps Tanita upskill herself

Communicare tenant, Tanita Koen, has grasped the opportunity to upskill herself through Vulamathuba Empumelelo Bursary Fund (VEBF). Thanks to the Vulamathuba Skills Development Programme and Bursary Fund, she is pursuing a Bookkeeping Qualification. Tanita completed her Matric, but her family could not afford higher education. “Unfortunately, my family wasn’t well off, so studying after high [...]

By |2022-09-29T14:02:38+00:00September 29th, 2022|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Vulamathuba Empumelelo Bursary Fund

Applications for the Vulamathuba Empumelelo Bursary Fund are now open. The fund continues to assist individuals to achieve their further education ambitions and enables them to make a difference in the areas in which they live. The programme provides financial assistance to those who qualify, and it has made a big difference in the lives [...]

By |2022-10-04T09:37:03+00:00September 29th, 2022|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Sibahle broadens her horizons with TVET

Originally from the Eastern Cape, Sibahle, or Siba, as her colleagues affectionately know her,  travelled to Cape Town to pursue higher education and eventually get permanent work. She has already completed her Management Assistant N4 - N6 Certificate at the College of Cape Town which is renowned as one of the local Technical Vocational Education [...]

By |2022-08-30T07:18:19+00:00August 30th, 2022|Uncategorized|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+00:00July 29th, 2022|News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Social Auxiliary Work Learnership inspires personal and professional growth

Vulamathuba Empumelelo enrolled six learners in their 12 month-long Social Auxiliary work learnership. The highly motivated learners, completed their qualifications earlier this month, and are now ready to make their mark and affect social development change in communities. Social Auxiliary Work learners are (from left) Kenalemang Mamello Tlholagae, Noluvo Mbiko, Nonzaliseko Beko, Ncumisa Phika [...]

By |2022-06-30T10:05:35+00:00June 24th, 2022|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Naeela is determined to succeed against all odds

Naeela Green, 20, lives in Manenberg. Her story is one of triumph. She is currently pursuing an Infant and Toddler Certificate with the Montessori Early Learning Foundation, funded by the Vulamathuba Empumelelo Bursary Fund.   Due to family circumstances when Naeela was three years old, she and her siblings were placed in foster care. Placed [...]

By |2022-06-08T11:26:36+00:00May 30th, 2022|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Joy’s passion comes to life

Joy Titus, a tenant from Bothasig Gardens is currently completing a FET Certificate in Social Auxiliary Work and hopes the qualification opens more doors for her to make an impact in the social development space. The opportunity to further her studies is funded through Vulamathuba Empumelelo's Economic Mobility programme. "I am very thankful to Vulamathuba [...]

By |2022-04-29T14:57:17+00:00April 28th, 2022|Uncategorized|0 Comments
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