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.

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eKhaya eKasi provides the following for the community: 

  • An arts and crafts program – screenprinting, beadwork, bead and wire, jewellery
  • After school children’s program
  • Literacy
  • 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
  • Photowalk
  • 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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2 thoughts on “Welcome

  1. Hello,

    Where would I be able to see the arts and crafts products that your centre makes?
    Looking forward to hear from you!

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