Latest news from our centres Stories 03/03/2021 2020 Annual Report ACFS – Community Education has proven itself to be a model for social transformation and development. We have successfully driven special holistic interventions … Read More "2020 Annual Report" Food Gardening Stories 01/03/2021 Free Download: Kid-Friendly Veggie Gardening Click on the image below to download the high resolution PDF document. Remember to share your veggie growth journey with us on social … Read More "Free Download: Kid-Friendly Veggie Gardening" Stories 23/02/2021 Have you seen our big reveal? We’re excited to reveal a bold new logo for the ACFS: Advancing African Children for Success. We love this logo! It captures our … Read More "Have you seen our big reveal?" Stories 16/02/2021 Your hampers give happiness A bleak Christmas loomed for thousands of ACFS families at the end of 2020. That all changed when our awesome donors raised their … Read More "Your hampers give happiness" Stories 07/02/2021 Fresh veggies begin at home We don’t mind whether our green-fingered beneficiaries grow veggies in their own small gardens at home, or at ACFS community centres. All we … Read More "Fresh veggies begin at home" Uncategorized 20/01/2021 Growing great girls The Teenage Girls Programme has grown beautifully since it was piloted in 2019 with 50 girls. It’s become a major attraction among young … Read More "Growing great girls" Stories 12/01/2021 Be a PB Hero Our peanut butter sandwich and milk programme is still an irresistible drawcard for hungry children. Every day, this humble meal attracts 12 458 … Read More "Be a PB Hero" Holidays 24/11/2020 Free Download: ACFS Christmas Tags Download your free Christmas Tags here. Stories 07/10/2020 Jerusalema challenge This Heritage day ACFS team heeds the call of the President to dance the Jerusalema challenge, dressed in our diverse cultural regalia. We … Read More "Jerusalema challenge" Uncategorized 06/04/2020 SUMMARY OF ACFS COVID19 RESPONSE MARCH 2020 ACFS Community Education & Feeding Scheme (ACFS) is a registered Non Profit Organisation founded by the late Bishop Trevor Huddleston in 1945 in … Read More "SUMMARY OF ACFS COVID19 RESPONSE MARCH 2020" Uncategorized 02/04/2020 Celebrating our donors You’re the gooey goodness We couldn’t survive without our donors. They’re the peanut butter between our slices of bread! So in September 2019, … Read More "Celebrating our donors" Uncategorized 02/04/2020 Message from our Chairman Since its beginning 75 years ago, the ACFS has found relevance working with children in Soweto, Alexandra, Thembisa and Tsakane. It’s always understood … Read More "Message from our Chairman" Food Gardening Uncategorized 02/04/2020 A song and a smile One of the biggest challenges we face is with child- and granny-headed households. These families are poor, hungry, and desperate. That’s why we … Read More "A song and a smile" Early Learning Uncategorized 02/04/2020 Toys give us joy . . . and prepare us for life-long active learning! Mandela Day 2019 was a landmark day for ACFS . . . because that’s when we kicked-off our toy library programme. Volunteers worked … Read More "Toys give us joy . . . and prepare us for life-long active learning!" Uncategorized 02/04/2020 Doing it for our girls The first two Teenage Girls Clubs have opened at Jabavu and Pimville and they’re exceeding our dreams! Each club has 25 girl members … Read More "Doing it for our girls" Uncategorized 31/03/2020 We like every swipe Have you selected the ACFS as a beneficiary on your MySchool card yet? There can’t be an easier way to give without giving! … Read More "We like every swipe" Early Learning Education 31/03/2020 Jump aboard our ship, and let’s Grow Giants The winds of change are blowing at the ACFS and they’re steering our ship in a new and exciting direction! The next five … Read More "Jump aboard our ship, and let’s Grow Giants" Food Gardening Nutrition 26/03/2020 Supporters visit Centres Pictured above: ACFS supporters visit the communal food gardens at our Zolo Community Centre. On Thursday 27 February, we welcomed a group of … Read More "Supporters visit Centres" Early Learning Education 16/03/2020 New computer lab opens Our new computer lab at ACFS Community Centre in Meadowlands, Soweto was officially launched on 26 February 2020. The lab, which was developed … Read More "New computer lab opens" Nutrition 31/01/2020 Bakery project grows This week a team from Celebrate Life installed a second bakery oven at our ACFS Jabavu Community Centre in Soweto. This gives wings … Read More "Bakery project grows"