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Southdowns College

SDC partners with three outreach schools:

  • Madibatlou Middle School in Olifantsfontein
  • Philena Primary School in Olievenhoutbosch
  • Orefile Primary School in Olievenhoutbosch

SDC mentors and guides the Southdowns College bursary students.
SDC initiates financial sponsorship programmes to achieve its objectives.

Successful SDC ventures:

  • With MAKRO’s help, we were able to initiate a holiday feeding scheme for our outreach partner schools to feed 3 000 families whilst on term breaks.
  • With monthly pledges from Southdowns College parents assisted the Klipgat Sisters of Charity to feed 40 families per month.
  • Installation of jungle gyms, a donation of bikes and games to our outreach partner schools.
  • Donated books to outreach partner schools. Upgrading, installation and mentoring of library projects at all 3 schools in 2012
  • Initiated interaction between learners of Southdowns College, and learners from our outreach schools; through visits and participation in various academic and sporting events.

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