Education Initiatives

Southern Highveld Development Trust awards Full Scholarships

Thanks to the Southern Highveld Community Development Trust, which is sponsored by Graceland Hotel and Casino, five youngsters from Secunda and Standerton, have been selected for full scholarships to further their studies.

Business Success Story - NRETA

With job creation one of the main issues considered when the Trust approves a grant the fact that the other Tembisa based grant beneficiary, NRETA Primary Cooperative Limited, employs 13 people positively influenced the Trustees in their decision to...

Business Success Story - Fade Communications

Fade Communications, established in 2011 by Jim Nkoana, who has a National Diploma in Video Technology from the Durban University of Technology, is a production company that provides film, video and editing services to individuals and private/public...

Business Success Story - Erudito

Eruditio, a specialist enterprise and supplier development consulting and training organization, based at Denel Aviation’s Kempton Park Campus in Bonaero Park received funding of R140 127 from the Trust which was used predominantly for office...

Business Success Story - Divine Candles

The EPCoCT approved a grant of just under R30 000 to Nompumelelo Ngcobo of Devine Candles in Leondale to purchase a new candle manufacturing machine and supplies including wax, wicks and moulds.

Business Success Story - Finecast

Established in 2009 by Yvonne Matshinye and Cavin Ramulongo, Finecast is currently undergoing a three year mentorship and Incubation programme at SEDA’s Base Metals Incubator t/a Lepharo, a small business incubator based at Struisbuilt in Springs,...

Spare a Toy, Share The Joy

This July, the Umfolozi family once again combined efforts in a fun and fruitful toy drive. Together with the generous donations from our staff, Umfolozi purchased toys to The value of R4024.43. This was donated to the iZulu Orphan Project, the...