enke is one of 12 African organisations to be selected as part of the Facebook Community Accelerator Programme.
This is an unprecedented Youth Week in South Africa as it also coincides with the second week that some learners have been back at school since March and the state of National Disaster and Lockdown were announced. With all that has been written about youth and schools being opened, very little has been written on the insights and perspectives of the education systems, the largest group of stakeholders – the learners themselves. In this blog post we share insights from learners gathered in a series of Whatsapp Live Chats discussing Education Solutions.
We are very excited that the launch of our Business on a Bicylce Generator was covered by various media outlets. On Thursday 24 October, enke: Make Your Mark, in partnership with Investec, and Qhubeka Charity officially launched the enke/Investec Business on a Bike Generator Program.
Announcing the Youth Development in South Africa Summit Johannesburg: Organisations advancing youth development and dignity are hosting the Youth Development in South Africa Summit to celebrate and collaborate to amplify and build sustainable impact of youth development practice in South Africa. The Youth Development in SA Summit is taking place on Friday 25 October 2019, […]
enke is proud to haev been selected for the 2019 Global Giving Accelerator! Visit our project https://bit.ly/enkeGlobalGiving or read for more information.
Trailblazers Lead Action on Water Shortage at Mary Waters School We are very proud of our 2018 Trailblazers for leading action on the water shortage affecting their school, Mary Waters, in Makhanda, Grahamstown. The learners were introduced to enke through their participation in Ikamva Youth Joza Branch, and started their journey at the enke: Forum […]
#TrailblazerImpact shares the stories and journeys of youth in the enke: Trailblazer Program to highlight and celebrate their efforts to lead change in their communities. Yamkela’s Beauty of Queens: Tackling Girls’ Issues The enke: Trailblazer Profile: Yamkela Ngubeni is from Durban and attends Umkhumbane Secondary School. She was in Grade 10 when she joined the […]
Dear enke family, friends, supporters and partners, I am writing to let you know that I will be resigning from my post as enke’s Chief Operations Officer and have officially submitted my resignation letter to Rufaro (the CEO) and the Board. I will be leaving enke at the end of August. As much as I […]
enke CEO on SAfm Afternoon Talk “In the Spotlight” On January 3rd 2017, Rufaro shared her leadership story and enke’s work on the “In the Spotlight” on SAfm Afternoon Talk. Listen to the Podcast here – https://iono.fm/e/375071
Chenoa’s Community Action Project Gets Media Boost! We are very proud of Chenoa Brenkman whose community action project has been profiled in the Highway Mail Newspaper! The article had a call to action to donate to her Cuddle Angels community action project. Chenoa is part of the Trailblazer Class of 2016 and attends St. Benedict’s […]