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Booze, Poverty, and Sheep Heads: A Quick Peek Inside a South African Township

Township (noun) – (in South Africa) a suburb or city of predominantly black occupation, formerly officially designated for black occupation by apartheid legislation.

Going into a township was something I both did and did not want to do. 841 more words

South Africa - Knysna

The second part of my holiday in South Africa was spent in the town of Knysna (pronounced nice-na).  It is located along the country’s famed garden route in the Western Cape province and has a beautiful waterfront. 302 more words

A New Teacher Resource Room at Ukhanyo School

One year ago the teacher resource room at Ukhanyo School looked like this – more of a cluttered storeroom really.

Masicorp volunteers Fran Louden and Paul Dibley put forward a proposal to refurbish the room and create a space that was practically useful for the teachers. 418 more words