Developing Passion & Creating Opportunity
Zingela Ulwazi is an NPO based in Limpopo Province, South Africa. Our mission is to inspire, empower and ignite untapped potential to improve lives and custodianship of nature.
We collaborate with local communities and organisations to create projects focused on resilience, leadership, creativity and prosperity.
Some of our Achievements
We won a coveted place in the Vega School of Design’s Brand Challenge, where their students pitched 3 different options to re-brand Zingela Ulwazi and FPELA
Partnered with local women to create bags for elephant and turtle netsukes and sculptures, a modest job creation project and support for the Makotikoti Arts Project protecting endangered loggerhead turtles in KZN www.wildtotems.co.za
We are developing a library for Sibonile Day Care and Grade R School
Partnered with acclaimed South African artist Andries Botha to build a life-size elephant sculpture and run an art workshop at Shobiyana Secondary School in Acornhoek, Mpumalanga
XiTsonga/English children’s storybook
Created a XiTsonga/English children’s storybook illustrated by the children of Ekhuruleni Centre for Orphans and Vulnerable Children
We have distributed over 4000 indigenous language and English books to local school libraries
Ekhurhuleni Centre Library
Created a library at Ekhurhuleni Centre for Orphans and Vulnerable Children