Madiba Day 2021

Madiba Day 2021

For the past two years events that have become institutions for NGOs, like the annual #Madibaday, have become a challenge. Individuals and organisations have had to become creative to find ways to still serve the community and challenge the good energy generated by...
Getting back to ‘a new normal’

Getting back to ‘a new normal’

The Tshepo aftercare in Windsor, has been closed since the start of lockdown in March 2020. A hard hit for the community and the kids, whose lives changed overnight. Many people lost their income, kids couldn’t go to school anymore and the community faced an overall...
Farming God’s Way

Farming God’s Way

In line with the start of our new project called Gardens of Faithfulness, which is rooted in the gardening methods and procedures of Farming God’sWay – which in turn is practiced by Tshepo in our own organic garden of grace: Sizanani. Farming God’s Way is a...
Gardens of Faithfulness

Gardens of Faithfulness

In response to the growing unemployment and economic challenges, Tshepo has partnered with Farming God’s Way to empower people to grow their own food. The Gardens of Faithfulness programme teaches simple techniques and principles to grow food gardens in urban...
How to order

How to order

How to order from Tshepo Community Development Initiative We have an amazing range of seasonal organic veggies, compost, potting soil and seedlings that can be brought from Tshepo Community Development Initiative. How to order from Tshepo Community Development...
Tshepo Community Development Initiative, at a glance

Tshepo Community Development Initiative, at a glance

Tshepo CDI is an NGO supported by a fraternal of churches in the Northcliff area of Johannesburg. The aim of Tshepo CDI is to address social problems in our direct community, to alleviate the cycle of poverty.  The four main areas that Tshepo CDI serve –  Youth...
Madiba Day 2020

Madiba Day 2020

On a sunny winter’s day in Johannesburg a team from Tshepo Community Development Initiative sets out.  Armed with masks, hand sanitiser, homemade soup, beanies and blankets they set out to serve those who are living on the street during this trying time.  The team, on...
Yielding readers

Yielding readers

Yielding readers Yield Coffee Bar in 8th street Linden, is a favourite in the neighbourhood. An escape on days when lockdown becomes overwhelming…  A corner of this beloved coffee shop is dedicated to a book shelf, a book exchange: an initiative by Tshepo...
COVID-19 RESPONSE

COVID-19 RESPONSE

Tshepo is taking hands with local government and other organisations to assist the vulnerable during the COVID-19 lockdown. In addition to providing food parcels to vulenrable families we are opening our doors to act as an overflow emergency shelter. If you would like...