Often students that come from rural areas such as uMbumbulu area lack social interactive skills which have proven to be a big contributor to employer’s needs from employees. Basic education is these areas contribute very little focus if any at all to development of the youth’s social confidence.
With this observation Izimbali Zesizwe was developed as an initiative spearheaded by Vulindla Holdings team. The focus is to try and assist students to develop confidence and social interaction skills which will benefit student far beyond basic education knowledge and make them much more attractive compared to the kids from the top South African schools. The focus at this stage is purely for grade 11 girls only.
This yearly programme for Grade 11 female learners comprises of monthly interactive sessions focused on inspiring learners and exposing them to experiences that will broaden their horizons. Izimbali Zesizwe is facilitated by women within the Vulindlela group and includes guest speakers, literature reviews, role playing sessions and field trips.