Meet the youths building Rundu’s future, through a KAYEC school support centre funded by FNB.
For hundreds of kids aged 10–18, the KAYEC Youth Development (KYD) programme is the most nca way to spend afternoons outside school. From Tuesday to Saturday, in location areas of Windhoek, Otjiwarongo, and Rundu, we make friends, do lekker activities and get help with school – staying off the streets and reaching for our dreams.
See what we’ve been up to – check out the stories below!
Want to dig deeper? See our impact figures at School support: How we work.
Bertha Mawano’s first memories were filled with the good smell of grilled beef from her mother’s roadside kapana stall in Rundu. Things were about to change, however – as Bertha told a Namibian magazine in 2014: “Then entered my stepfather…” They had to move 21 times, ending up among the zinc shacks outside Windhoek. Bertha …