Our vision is to see KwaNgcolosi
transformed socially, spiritually, and economically into a thriving
and sustainable community.
We recognise that
people need different kinds of
help to achieve this:
“We need to give unconditional help to the helpless, to empower
those who can help themselves, to teach responsibility, to help
receivers to give, and
most of all to give in such a way that we
help others feel good about themselves.” Lydia Meshoe (Joy
A Zulu pot can only stand on 3 legs to
be balanced. To achieve our vision of social, spiritual and
economic transformation, we believe that the
three principles of 'work, pray, give'
turn the tide and engender a thriving and sustainable community.
Hence, Sethani means:
as a word means a call to 'organise, plan and be ready'.
principles and guidelines are at work in Sethani:
To develop a culture where
people work, pray and give
To empower, not to create
To foster dignity and self
To have respect and
understanding of the local ubuntu culture
To support children with a
To live the belief that
everybody has potential and can do something
To seek to extend
cross-cultural understanding and to enable resources to be positively channelled to preserve dignity and not build
To encourage reciprocity and
To use God’s word as the