eKhaya eKasi Art & Education Center is a non-profit organization in a residential area in Khayelitsha. We work to uplift a community of 400+ residents through a variety of activities and development programs.
eKhaya eKasi provides the following for the community:
- An arts and crafts program – screenprinting, beadwork, bead and wire, jewellery
- After school children’s program
- Health & health education
- Rooftop vegetable garden
- Mobile photography and digital literacy (The heART of a Woman Project)
- Rental space
- and more
Gifts and Tours with a Social Impact:
To support the programs and become self-sustaining, it generates income through the on-site art boutique and tourism. Additionally, fostering cultural exchange.
The art boutique focuses on Folk Art and handmade crafts by artists in the women’s skills development & thoawSA programs, from the community and other areas of South Africa.
- Group lunches
- Cooking class
- Musical performances
- African drumming class
- Beadwork class
- Township tour
Every visit offers travellers to Cape Town and Khayelitsha an opportunity to make a difference and help improve the lives of Khayelitsha families impacted by poverty.
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