JA in Numbers 2018

Here is a complete list of all the schools and community centres where programmes were hosted in 2018: Gauteng Diepsloot Combined School Elethu Themba Public School Liberty Community School McAuley House BGCSA Centre Pimville BGCSA Centre Protea Glen Les Coaching Development Centre Love Life Youth Centre Molo Africa Olieven Development Association Outreach Foundation Phakamani Young […]

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Citi-funded Digital Enterprise Programme enlists students from three schools

Students from three high schools meet on Saturdays for successful Digital Enterprise Programme Funded by Citi, students were pooled from Willomead Secondary in Lenasia, Nova Pioneer High in Ormonde and Curtis Nkondo in Soweto for a Digital Enterprise Programme that ran on Saturdays. The sessions were held at Curtis Nkondo, which was the first of […]

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IT/ Coding workshops at Setshabelo and Mathlasedi primary schools

Siyafunda is providing digital skills workshops at Setshabelo Primary School in Welkom and Mathlasedi Primary School in Krugersdorp Digital skills workshops are being facilitated by JASA’s long-term partner Siyafunda over two days, where the students learn the basics of how to use a computer and are then exposed to the coding language Scratch. The hands-on […]

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JASA Success Skills graduates at Liberty Community College

Bank of Tokyo once again generously sponsored a JA Success Skills programme for Grade 10s at Liberty Community College At the graduation ceremony for the 25 participants, JA South Africa Programme Coordinator Elias Sebola spoke to Keoni Mzila and Elaine Mlilo, who were lucky to also attend a job shadow at the funder’s offices. Keoni […]

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Lamula Jubilee learners attend leadership camp at Bosco Youth Centre

Entrepreneurship Academy Programme beneficiaries from Lamula Jubilee Secondary School attended a leadership and teamwork camp at Bosco Youth Centre in Walkerville on Saturday morning. This programme, including this team building exercise, has been sponsored by Investec. JASA MD Nelly Mofokeng attended the event. “Honesty , integrity, confidence, humility, commitment, passion and empathy are some of […]

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Six-year pilot will expose 600 students to successive STEM2D Programmes

Standard Bank Tutuwa Community Foundation partners with JASA to provide STEM2D Programmes to one cohort for six consecutive years This pilot, which was launched this year, will continue until 2023, as a partnership between JA South Africa and the Standard Bank Tutuwa Community Foundation, with key implementing partner Siyafunda CTC. The same cohort of more […]

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Investec-sponsored JA programme reaches 168 learners

In preparation for the school Market Day, Elethu Themba Secondary School learners brush up on their financial literacy skills Made possible through sponsorship by Investec’s Kgomo Project, 168 Grade 8 learners at Elethu Themba Secondary School in Eikenhof, Gauteng, played the Wealth Creation Game (aka “The Spaza Shop game”) in a one-day intervention. The students […]

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