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Update from deep rural KwaZulu-Natal!

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Week 2 of the Injabulo tour in Ingwavuma was a lovely week. The show is getting better and the children's reactions are always so genuine and honest. This keeps us on our toes and gives us desire to keep pushing the envelope to see their reactions, even the 'boos' because you know they are paying attention and wanting to join in on the fun.

Viva, Clowns! Viva! - Update from Swaziland

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Mbabane, Swaziland - As soon as Banana (Annabel Morgan) told me about the background of the Sandra Lee Centre (SLC), I knew that I wanted to put my feet on the ground of such a great place. “Put your feet on the ground, and sit up straight on the chair. Feel where your feet touch the ground, the ground that is always there, always supporting you.” To

Juba Juba - Clowns in South Sudan

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Juba Juba - As the story goes, when the first Native Americans caught a train, they rested for a few days when they reached their destination. When asked why, they replied, "We are waiting for our souls to arrive". Such was my experience in South Sudan, I waited over a week for my soul to arrive in Swaziland. 

Update from South Sudan...

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Juba, South Sudan, 21 September 2014 - I'm on a CWB tour in the Free State (South Africa) when I get the email from CWB USA. 'Hey, are you available to go to South Sudan in two weeks?'

Wonderful feedback from Playtime Antics tour in Eastern Cape

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Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, 24 August, 2014 - Playtime Antics is back on the road with another tour in collaboration with FTH:K to provide access to arts for children with disabilities. Funded by RMB Fund and Europcar, our artists have been performing for Deaf and Hearing children as well as those with other mental disabilities. Here is a beautiful letter from one of the schools where we recently performed:

"Wow, wow, wow!!!

Update from Project Imbokodo

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Verulam, Durban, 20 August 2014 - The Project Imbokodo is a smash hit! 

We just finished the second week...three more exciting weeks to go!

Sinovuyo Caring Families Project Update!

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The Sinovuyo Caring Families Project has had a very exciting year so far!

We have been working in both Khayelitsha and Nyanga, with our research and facilitation teams showing such dedication when it comes to reaching out to vulnerable parents.

In sum, we have enrolled 269 parents into the study – a great achievement!

Sinovuyo Teens Programme - Training of Trainers

Check out our first update from the Sinovuyo Caring Families Teen Programme in King Williams Town, Eastern Cape funded by UNICEF South Africa!

Project Free Your Mind - Update from Kenya

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Nairobi, Kenya – No! Nobody needs permission to have fun!