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Honeydew-based Joint Aid Management (JAM) South Africa, along with its Swiss counterpart gave the Leshoko day care centre in Thembelihle informal settlement a magical makeover. Read the full article written by Joni Tollner and published by Roodepoort Northsider community newspaper on 13 December 2013  

New life for Leshoko Day Care Centre

Wednesday, 04 December 2013 by

Standing bold and bright amidst the brown and broken of Thembelihle informal settlement near Lenasia in Gauteng is Leshoko Day Care Centre. Judging by the fun they’re having, these children look like they’re on holiday camp and young principal, Deliwe Segodi is all smiles too. For this child care centre, Christmas has come early thanks

On one side of the street, you will see the old Nkululeko Pre and Nursery School. It looks like the centre must have been inside someone’s house and that there was very little space for the children to play outside. But across the road, is a whole different story. The new Nkululeko Pre and Nursery

Mama Ann started Sakhile Day Care Centre in her garage with six children. Today, more than 30 children will be skipping to school, looking forward to spending the day in a bright and happy classroom with lots of books, puzzles and toys to keep them busy – all thanks to the JAM Switzerland makeover! Sakhile

Itsoseng (meaning ‘wake up’) has undergone an amazing transformation thanks to the time and effort invested by the JAM Switzerland makeover team. “Thank you to JAM for what you are doing for us,” comments one mom on behalf of the parents. “This is an amazing opportunity for our kids – they are going to have

“We love you JAM, we love you! Thank you for the food! Thank you for the shoes!”   The children of Buzy Bee Childhood Development recite this excitedly as they stand in front of their brand new child care centre! The bright colours, happy murals, tables loaded with goodies and scooters raring to go around

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