Arts Workshop

Our Arts Department recently held an art workshop for creative arts educators working in star for life’s 13 full package schools. Art is the expression or application of human creative skills and imagination, typically in visual forms, such as painting or sculpture. It can also be creative activities such as music, drama, literature, and dance. As an organization, we observe … Read More

Daughters of Africa project promotes women's Month

August sees South Africa celebrating Women’s Month, commemorating more than 20 000 women who marched to the union Buildings on 9 August 1956 in protest against the extension of Pass Laws to women. A system aimed at controlling women even further by reducing them to passive beings, at the mercy of men. This year’s theme is called “25 years of … Read More

Danish Countess makes artist debut for Star for Life

Photo: Marie Alvehagen Countess Alexandra, former Princess Alexandra in Denmark, made her debut at a private event at Malmö Arenas 10th anniversary in November. Her song “Wash me Away” was written during Star for Lifes songwriter camp in South Africa. Countess Alexandra has always had an interest in singing and in a short time she has wanted to debut as … Read More

A successful tour in Sweden

During the fall’s Star for Life in Concert tour, Star Choir South Africa, preformed with our great guest artists John Lundvik, Shirley Clamp, Mollie Minott alongside unbelievable 3 500 young people. We had the great pleasure of singing full-length concert at 11 venues all around Sweden. Thank you very much to all of you who participated in our concerts and … Read More

Youth Dialogue & Empowerment Workshop

Eight Star for Life schools from Ubombo and Mkuze took part in this year’s Youth Dialogue and Empowerment workshop at Ghost Mountain inn, Mkuze. The aim of the dialogue is to challenge learners to discuss issues affecting them as youth in school and community, and come up with possible solutions to help alleviate those problems. Through this method, leadership and … Read More

Together towards fulfilling the Global Goals!

The Global Goals are the collective name for 17 sustainable development goals that were adopted on September 25th, 2015, in the UN General Assembly. The 17 goals consist of 169 milestones. 193 countries around the globe have formulated and adopted the Global Goals. The aim is to by 2030 achieve social, environmental and economical sustainable development throughout the world. Star … Read More

RCL Camp

  The RCL Boys and Girls Camp from Umkhanyakude District, was hosted by the Department of Education in kwaZulu Natal recently. RCL members from grade 8 up to grade 10 , were invited to represent their schools as leaders. 57 schools participated in this year’s camp, with a total number of 600 people, including 400 learners, 20 NGOs (None Government … Read More

Child Protection Campaign 2017

South Africa’s Constitution states that every child has the right to be protected from maltreatment, neglect, abuse or degradation. It is mandatory for all South Africans to play their role in protecting children and creating a safe and secure environment for them. But recent statistics state that one in three children in the country fall victim to physical, sexual or … Read More

Leaders Workshop!!!

Leaders workshop held recently, at Ukhamba by Area Manager, Sicelo Mathenjwa. All the school’s leaders Principals, Deputies and HODs were present, and the day was facilitated by Mr Delani Mthembu, owner of Landelahni Leadership Development, whom challenged leaders to lead through emerging future and current reality. Lead themselves in the concept of “Lead yourself, influence other and Understand your context”. … Read More