Since 2006,Evangeline Ministries.org (EM), a Life Skills Program located in what is described as “the scenic south” of the Cape Town peninsula, Masiphumelele has graduated close to 700 through its life skills program. The program includes Sewing, Basic Computer Skills, English training, Bible teaching and a healthy lunch. Each graduate receives a new Sewing Machine and a Bible. EM supports five local teachers who they continue to mentor and build leadership capacity.
Our jewelry is packaged in simple but stylish handmade bags, made from traditional African Shweshwe fabric. They are sown by graduates of Evangeline Ministries working through our other partner, The Sewing Café.
Sithabe African Craft (Sithabe) creates exquisite, authentic cultural high-end décor. Their products are skillfully handmade, beautiful, innovative and of high quality. Beading is Sithabe’ s specialty that is painstakingly done to bring about authenticity and uniqueness. The design and crafting of these products, generates self-employment for rural women, leading to a better quality of life.