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 Health Portfolio

The Phelophepa Health Train brings health and hope to thousands of rural South Africans in need of access to health care facilities. This eighteen coach train, with its nineteen resident staff members,…

 Education Portfolio

When we ponder on the past lack of opportunities regarding education for some of our South African youths, it’s clear that we have so much to celebrate. There are many inspiring stories of overcoming obstacles,…

 Sports Portfolio

Long before the dawn of South Africa hosting the 2010 Soccer World Cup, Transnet recognised the abundance of football talent amongst its youth. The company initiated the Rural and Farm Schools Programme…

 Container Assistance Programme

Retired freight containers get a new lease on life to deliver service to most outlying rural communities. Our Container Assistance Programme has refocused its efforts on safety and security, building police…

 Employee Volunteer Programme

There’s an African proverb that says: It takes a village to raise a child. At the Transnet Foundation, colleagues are now adding a second line to that piece of wisdom: ... but what does it take to raise…

 Grants and Donations

Community based and non-profit organizations play a crucial role in uplifting impoverished communities. Once-off funding is granted to deserving projects in the areas of health, education, sport, containerised…

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News


Transnet Foundation was created to give hope and opportunities to less fortunate communities across South Africa. A special focus is placed on youth development and empowerment through education and, more specifically, sports. This is because Transnet Foundation aspires…

read more | 10-06-14

Community-based and non-profit organisations play a crucial role in uplifting impoverished communities, where the majority of people don’t have the means to help themselves. By providing much needed care and services, they help empower people to live productive, healthy…

read more | 24-04-14

Sekhukhune project drives teacher professional development

The goals of the project were twofold: firstly to demonstrate and gain improvement in the number of teachers attaining good results in Mathematicas, Physical Science and English; and secondly to create a strong pool of learners that could pursue science and engineering studies at university. To reach these goals, the focus of the intervention was on Grade 10-12 teachers.

Sangari SA condusted a baseline assessment of teacher needs to identify content gaps. Using the data collected, Sangari SA developed and conducted teacher professional development workshops. Over the duration of the project teachers engaged in monthly workshops.

Sangari SA utilised their experienced specialists for the implementation of the programme and to provide classroom support for school visits. The learning specialists were based in Sekhukhune on a full time basis.

During the classroom support visits, the facilitators supported and mentored teachers in the classroom. In addition, facilitators conducted one-on-one mentorship sessions for project teachers.

A total of 31 Mathematics, Physical Science and English teachers completed the project.

Project Impact

In six months, Sangari SA was instrumental in increasing the number of distinctions and…

read more | 10-06-14


Events


21July

Prieska (NC) Phelophepa 1 Naboomspruit (Limpopo) Phelophepa 2

Starts: 21-07-14
Ends: 25-07-14
28July

Modderrivier (NC) Phelophepa 1 Mahikeng (NW) Phelophepa 2

Starts: 28-07-14
Ends: 01-08-14
02August

PROVInCIAL Tournament Nc

Starts: 02-08-14
Ends: 02-08-14

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