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Joyce's Story

Joyce’s Story

By Rolan Gulston 

Fifty-four year old Joyce Mukuya of Mariannridge has gained a new lease on life since becoming involved with CAST late last year. 485 more words

Poverty Relief.

Mama Khombisile

CAST Savings Club Story: Mama Khombisile

Mama Khombisile is incredibly passionate about wonder bags!  She joined CAST’s Chesterville Savings Club with the intention of putting aside R50 ($3.84) a month to purchase materials for the wonder bags. 136 more words

Poverty Relief.

CAST Health Education: Diabetes Awareness

CAST distributes 300 food parcels to those living below the poverty line. These food parcels are handed out in 7 communities. A recent survey of the poverty levels of food parcel recipients showed that 89% earn an income of less than R 1 500 for the… 267 more words

Poverty Relief.

CAST Savings Club Story: Thuleleni Madlala

A talented beadworker and aspiring entrepreneur in Chesterville, Thuleleni, recently discovered the importance of saving.  During the past month, CAST’s Business Development Department has launched several Saving Clubs for local entrepreneurs in the communities where CAST partners.   347 more words

Poverty Relief.

The Heart of the Matter

What sort of people will we be?
What will we choose to believe?
Will we be open and unafraid;
Or angry, frightened,
Stuck in our own ways? 91 more words

Poetry

Impact and Ideas

This is an excerpt from a report on the New York Times site.  Go there to read it in its entirety:

WASHINGTON — A bill to dismantle the Affordable Care Act that… 556 more words

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