MEC Albert Fritz launches Girl Child Programme, 06 Dec

The Girl Child Project will kick off this week, 6 December, with a workshop to empower young girls who are currently in foster care. The programme aims to help young girls from disadvantaged backgrounds to develop their sense of confidence and their independence.

This programme has had many generous partners including Karen Burt from Inspired Stages, Grand West Casino and Entertainment World. It will host motivational speakers including:

Vivian kleynhans - Owner of the Seven Sisters Vineyard

Jill Levenberg � Actress from Ellen Packies

Chelsea Goliath - Mitchells Plain poet

There will also be a wellness programme by Helen Cyster, a confidence building session by the Mitchells Plain Youth Cafe I AM PASSION, and a workshop on saving money by Debby Arendse from Old Mutual.

Source: Government of South Africa