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A township left in the wake of Apartheid, filled with hope and potential.


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From the Blog

Winter Program 2013: June 24 – July 12

The Mamelodi Initiative Winter Program 2013 is coming soon!  The 3-week program is for learners in grades 8-10, and will run on weekdays from Monday, June 24 through Friday, July 12, 2013 at the University of Pretoria, Mamelodi Campus (formerly known as the Vista campus).  We will have an American team joining us again as […]

#Team Matric ’13

by Andile Masango South Africa has come a long way in its history; we have fought oppression, discrimination, poverty and disease. However, a major cause for concern that could delay our progress is lack of education. My partner, Vuyo Dasha and I have been privileged enough to attend some of the best schools in South […]

Register for Summer 2013

Registration for Summer 2013 is now available! If you have any questions, please call Seikanelo Sedibane, Program Director at 071 875 7311 or seikanelo21@gmail.com; or Malusi Lekalakala, Steering Committee at 082 052 0783 or malusi09@gmail.com.

Beeld Publishes Article on the Mamelodi Initiative

The largest Afrikaans newspaper in South Africa, The Beeld, published an article highlighting the work of the Mamelodi Initiative through an interview with co-founder, Richard Kelley.  To read the article, click here or visit http://www.beeld.com/Leefstyl/Nuus/Om-meer-te-bereik-wyl-almal-twyfel-20120131.