Star for Life Honours Day

The brightest minds were honoured recently at a SFL Honours Day, held by Johannesburg West Team. The aim was to celebrate and invigorate a culture of hard working and excellence. This was to recognise learners that have worked hard all year around in these categories- Top performer in all grades, overall performer, Most improved, Outstanding Peer educator and the biggest … Read More

Moving towards a solution – say NO to teenage pregnancy

The age-specific fertility rate for teenagers was 71 births per 1,000 women aged 15-19, showing little change since 1998. Learner pregnancy rates are higher in schools located in poor areas and in schools that were poorly resourced. SFL Ekurhuleni South, held a Walk Awareness against Teenage Pregnancy, Themed Moving towards a Solution #Saynototeenagepregnancy. Learners from two SFL schools, Zonkezizwe and … Read More

Celebrating Unique African Culture

Star For Life was invited to take part in the 32nd annual Zulu reed dance (Umkhosi woMhlanga), with over Fifty Thousand maidens from around the country and smaller groups from Swaziland attending this colourful and cultural celebration, that promotes respect for young women, with the aim of encouraging them to delay sexual activity until marriage, and thus limiting the contraction … 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

Sigma group visits South Africa

SIGMA group visited two of Johannesburg West Schools, Ikusasalethu and Orlando West Secondary Schools, on the 25th of May 2017. They donated R34 000 to each of the schools, to use towards any needs and developments. An amount of around R23 000 will also be donated towards 4 learners who are going to study a course in engineering at a … Read More

Star for Life South Africa Peer Education Training Camp

Star for Life Peer Education Training Camp, was held recently at Corner Stone in the North West.        The three day camp was held by, Johannesburg West SFL team, Area Manager Nozipho Mahaye, the Life skills Coaches and MHU (Mobile Health Unit) facilitated the camp activities. As learners and educators Partaken in all group Activities such as, Leadership skills, Communication … Read More

Star for Life South Africa Staff Team Building

Star for Life South Africa, held a three-day Team Building at Bundu Lodge, Nelspruit in Mpumalanga Province this past week. The whole three days was structured to promote team work, better communication and strengthen the mission and vision of the organisation amongst the whole staff. Day 1 started with a brief meeting, introducing new colleagues to the SFL Strategic plan, … Read More

Career Exhibition at Anchor Comprehensive School

SFL Johannesburg West Team, Area Manager Mahaye and Coach Selepe and Khuzwayo conducted a Career Exhibition for the learners of Anchor Comprehensive School. The exhibition was to offer students the opportunity to meet and network with the top local and global organizations, and help learners who are engaged in making career decisions and provide the opportunity. And also, be an … Read More

Star for Lifes grundare driver opinion om lotteriutredningen

Star for Life har tidigare uppmärksammat hur den ideella sektorn drabbas av de ändrade lotterilagarna, och igår i Svenska Dagbladets nätupplaga uppmärksammade Star for Lifes grundare och styrelseordförande Dan Olofsson läsaren på effekterna av de nya lagarna. “Dan Olofsson vädjar till svenska riksdagsmän: Inför inte en skatt på rikslotterierna för det innebär att vi ideella organisationer väsentligt tvingas dra ner … Read More