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Umnyama Fundraiser

Umnyama Fundraiser

Funds Raised:
R 0
Fundraising Target:
R 50 000

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Founded in 1999, Umnyama raises human rights awareness among fragile communities in the Western Cape by means of workshops, publications, puppet theatre, research and organisational mentoring.

This funding campaign is ongoing, and donations collected are used to support the management of the Santa Shoebox Project in Paarl and Wellington, as well as the educational Puppet Shows we offer to vulnerable elderly all over the Western Cape province.  

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Fundraising target

R 50 000.00

Donations to date

R 0.00


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Founded in 1999, certified non-profit organisation Umnyama (NPO 012-593) raises human rights awareness among vulnerable communities in the Western Cape, South Africa, by means of workshops, publications, puppet theatre, research, and consulting & mentoring.



Umnyama's puppet shows offer a playful introduction to the fundamental rights of the elderly and are conducted by professional actors in Afrikaans, English and isiXhosa.


Since 2007, Umnyama has conducted a workshop on labour rights, the rights of the elderly, and NPO management.


Umnyama's expertise in human rights has led to requests from SA, overseas and local governments to conduct research on human rights issues. 


Driven entirely by volunteers, Umnyama has managed the official Santa Shoebox project for the Paarl and Wellington region since 2014.


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