iKhaya le Boyd

iKhaya le Boyd

Hi, my name is Boyd van Kaauwen. I am a 20-year-old international Leisure Management student from The Netherlands. For my third year internship I chose to come to iKhaya le Themba and I can say it was a great decision! From the first moment on everyone was really open...
Julia’s experience

Julia’s experience

Hello my name is Julia, i’m 18 years old and I was volunteering at iKhaya le Themba for four weeks. Now I’m home for just one day and I already miss the kids! The work at iKhaya is very unique and you always have to smile due to the kindness of all the kids. And this...
Volunteer Lisa

Volunteer Lisa

iKhaya le themba – home of hope. And it’s definitely a home of hope. – for the children, the teachers and the volunteers. I’ve been there for one month and it was indescribable how many power the children gave me. They welcomed us since the very first moment and...
Vera’s story of iKhaya

Vera’s story of iKhaya

A few days have passed since I left iKhaya le Themba. It is very difficult to become aware of the feelings and emotions which I was allowed to experience in the last few weeks, and even more difficult to express them in words. I want to get to the point: the first...
Hi, I’m Lara

Hi, I’m Lara

  Hi, my name is Lara Ewert. I am an intern at iKhaya for almost two months now and luckily will be here until February 2019. I am in my third year from my study Leisure Management at the Breda University of Applied Sciences. This is my second time in South Africa....