Making a difference one family at a time
Malungeni, a rural area in the Eastern Cape of South Africa is challenged with limited employment opportunities, inadequate transportation and education. The resulting poverty makes it difficult for people to adequately feed their families.
The Arm In Arm In Africa delegation has been traveling annually to the Townships near Cape Town, South Africa since 2000, partnering with the JLZwane Center, a Presbyterian Community in the Township of Gugulethu, population 360,000.
The informal settlement of SOWETHO is a community that faces major challenges on a daily basis. The men, women, and children of Itipini reside in extremely sub-standard housing, located in an environment that provides little, to no human services.