Achieving his dreams

Tuesday, 07 April 2015 by

Pacifique is a Rwandan orphan who lived at JAM’s Fred Nkunda Life Centre. He remembers his ‘Red Bowl’ and was delighted to receive a new one to use for his breakfast bowl each day. From the age of 10 and for a period of two years, Pacifique Mahirwe lived on the streets of Kigali, Rwanda

Water Walk

Friday, 20 March 2015 by

As the sun rises over rural communities in Africa, women and children begin each day by walking many miles to collect water for their families’ survival. They return home exhausted, straining under the heavy burden of multiple containers filled with water. The precious cargo they’ve spent hours collecting is often contaminated with disease-causing germs and

Eugenia’s Story

Friday, 20 March 2015 by

Since 2001, JAM has drilled and installed more than 2,600 water wells in various African countries starting with the drilling of the first well in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. Our water provision, powered by our loyal donors, must expand especially in Angola, where women and children continue to struggle without this basic necessity for life. Every

Activity Report

Thursday, 12 March 2015 by

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To our Anonymous Donors

Tuesday, 03 March 2015 by

To our Anonymous Donors Thank you for your donation to JAM South Africa. Your support enables us to affect change and improve the quality of life of many vulnerable children. Alfred Marshall shares that, “the most valuable of all capital is that invested in human beings”, and our Nutritional Feeding Programme is an investment in

Let’s Provide Them With Water

Wednesday, 04 February 2015 by

Peter in the village of Makulungo II, in Angola, where Domingos and her two children, Marvilha and Kuihna have no choice but to drink this dirty water as it is all that is available. Every time I am in the field and exposed to the challenges people face in rural Africa, it has a marked


Wednesday, 04 February 2015 by

An extraordinary young man, remembered for his loud roar and gentle humility. It is with great sadness and grief that we at JAM received the news of the passing of Simba Mhere who was certainly a member of the JAM family. Simba’s parents, Joseph and Angela, are an important part of JAM and our sister

JAM Reporter Newsletter

Tuesday, 27 January 2015 by

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Peter’s New Year Letter

Tuesday, 27 January 2015 by

I am sitting in my hotel room here in Angola watching CNN’s Breaking News about the terrorist attack in Paris, where it seems at least 15 people were killed. What a tragic and senseless loss of innocent lives. There is much discussion around how to solve these problems in our modern times; however there does

A Grateful ‘Mama’

Monday, 12 January 2015 by

As part of JAM SA’s Early Childhood Development programme the children of Dinoko Day Care Center received a incredible makeover. It is so exciting to hear of the joy this program has brought to our beneficiaries. “It has been a great blessing to be supported by JAM. You have helped us ensure that each and