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Celebrating 10 Years of Clowns Without Borders South Africa!

Clowns Without Borders South Africa is celebrating 10 years of bringing laughter and emotional relief to where it is needed the most! We have implemented more than 800 performances and workshops for over 450,000 children and families in communities affected by crisis throughout South Africa as well as the DRC, Lebanon, Lesotho, Kenya, Malawi, Myanmar, South Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, and Zimbabwe.

Baring witness to each other’s stories

Youth and Elders, Intergenerational workshop, Phillipi 2015.jpg
Welcome note, Community Storytelling Event, Khayelitsha, 2014.jpg
Magical storytelling dust - Storytelling tour in schools - George 2017.JPG

When we launched Our Story Your Story 4 years ago, I would never have imagined how being a part of this journey would have moved me in this way - to my knees in awe -  reminding me again and again of our shared humanity. As this chapter of the story comes to

Planting Seeds in South Sudan!


South Sudan was such an intense tour, with a ton of emotions, reflections, and engagement. It feels difficult to summarise this experience into a few paragraphs. However, this blog is my attempt to do so.


Intercultural Workshop - Buidling Bridges


Once upon a time, a long, long, long time ago…

Our Story Your Story - First week in George

Once upon a time, a long, long, long time ago…

My colleague and I headed for the Wilderness to embark on a new journey. One that I was excited for but nervous at the same time. Our mission-to teach fifteen facilitators working at 7 Passes in Touwsranten, how to tell stories.