From Shack to Chic Many pre-schools are shack-based. We upgrade and make over the shack schools so that they comply with government regulations, but more importantly they provide a safe, secure and healthy learning environment.
At this point facilities can register with the Department of Social Development, enabling access to subsidies which create a financial platform for sustainability. Here is the principal of one of our adopted schools, Little Stars, telling us about her journey with Starting Chance in partnership with HomeChoice Holdings.
Elizabeth has been running her educare in a dilapidated shack and RDP house for 10 years. During this time she has managed to provide a quality education for 60 children under very difficult circumstances. Starting Chance has bought a house in Mfuleni which will be...read more