Afrika Tikkun celebrates Youth Day

June 16th is Youth Day On this day, we commemorate the Soweto Uprising and the incredible power and resilience shown by South African youth in the fight for freedom and for quality education for all. Through our mission to bring holistic development opportunities to South Africa’s youth, Afrika Tikkun honours the more than 176 young


Try to Feed

A very big thank you for visiting the Try to Feed campaign page in support of Afrika Tikkun. It is just under a year until the 2019 Rugby World Cup (RWC) in Japan and I will be donating £20 to Afrika Tikkun for every try I score in this season and the season leading up


Big Give 2019

The festive season creates a wonderful feeling of abundance and generosity and we feel compelled to share it and help others where we can. Often, we wish our contributions could be stretched a little further….. well, fortunately, this December, during the Big Give Campaign, they will be! The Big Give is the UK’s number one


Hiking the AT for AT

At the beginning of April I will be embarking on a ‘Thru Hike’ of the Appalachian Trail. This is an attempt to hike a trail of 2,185 miles uninterrupted over a period of 6 months. It is the oldest (and second longest) maintained trail in the USA, crossing 14 states from Georgia to Maine. A


Empowering Afrika Tikkun Youth

Young South Africans face tremendous challenges that inhibit them from becoming productive citizens and fulfilling their potential. Afrika Tikkun is a non-profit organisation dedicated to the reduction of youth unemployment in South Africa by tackling the socio-economic drivers that make it difficult for young people to access the economy as productive citizens. This is achieved


In Memory of Ronnie Lubner

Ronnie Lubner has left an incredible legacy within Afrika Tikkun. His unwavering support from the inception of the charity to the work we accomplish today was unique, exemplary and an example to us all. An infectious smile, a kind word, great humility and encouragement for everyone to aim higher. He will be greatly missed by


Planting the seed early on

INSTILLING love and passion for agriculture from an early age, Afrika Tikkun’s early childhood development (ECD) at the Arekopaneng Centre in Orange Farm launched their Garden to Kindergarten programme to educate pupils aged two to six about the environment. The programme also commemorates human rights activist and Struggle hero Sandi Jacobson, who dedicated her life


Garden to Kindergarten

Garden to Kindergarten project teaches kids food security skills Cape Town – A few weeks after the first vegetables were planted, children of the Garden to Kindergarten project enjoyed lunch made from the garden’s first batch of produce. Afrika Tikkun recently launched the programme at its Centre in Orange Farm, a peri-urban area south of


Remember A Charity

Remember A Charity in your Will Week, from 10-16 September 2018 Every year, more and more people are leaving a gift to charity in their Will. Because of the generosity of people like you, we can continue our vital work – and even a small amount can make a big difference. That’s why we’re taking


Nedbank SA Charity Golf Day

Living for a cause beyond ourselves 14 Sept 2018. We have distributed over £2 million which has transformed children’s lives in South Africa by improving education, medical help, housing and care for the disabled. The Nedbank South African Charity Golf Day invites you to join us in making a real difference in the lives of vulnerable children, young people, adults and their communities in South