19-year-old Luca Coniglio is from Germany and after finishing school, he came to South Africa in October 2013 to work with JAM SA as a volunteer until the end of the year. As a volunteer, I was able to stay on the JAM Base in Honeydew, Johannesburg. It is just beautiful, with two pools, a

What was once a collection of faded and ramshackle corrugated iron buildings is now a safe, sturdy and colourful learning environment for the children who attend Khulani Day Care & Pre-School in Drieziek, Orange Farm. This is all thanks to the time and funds that a dedicated group all the way from Germany invested into

“Every parent wants to provide the best for their child and if they can’t, it must be heart breaking.” A sad-looking shack, cold cement floor, broken toilet, torn shade netting and old carpets to play on is most certainly not ‘the best’ but that is what the teachers, children and parents of Itikeng Community Crèche