Siyabonga Helping Hands for Arica is committed to keeping the child at the centre of all we do, to make a difference to each one, giving them that helping hand up into their future. We are a SA registered NPO and PBO (2007) which has offices in Pietermaritzburg, KwaZuluNatal, South Africa. The Siyabonga Helping Hands for Africa Centres at Esigodini and Imbali are places where children can come for meals and participate in educational programmes, some of which focus specifically on upgrading English, Maths literacy and social activities that go beyond the school curriculum.

creating a better future for orphaned and vulnerable children through education and care.

Our Facilities

We Are Providing an Environment for Our Students to Grow & Excel

Siyabonga -Helfende Hande für Africa e.v. is a registered public benefit organisation in Germany whose primary role is fundraising. The majority of current funding comes from individuals, schools, businesses and charitable foundations in Germany. The German board is the conduit for all correspondence between German sponsors and children and has a close working relationship with the South African team.

Our Vision

long term goals

  • For 100% of our children to remain in school and pass matric as we know that passing matric improves job prospects.

  • Increase the local funding base going forward, to win over individuals, schools, businesses and charitable foundations based in South Africa to support us.

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Class Schedule | Curricular Activities

Sponsored Children

Preschool Outreach

Gap Year Programme


Get In Touch

Office:  37 Taunton Road, Wembley, Pietermaritzburg, South Africa

Telephone: (033) 815 1040

Email: sa-office@siyabonga.org

Office Hours: M-F: 8h00 - 16h00


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