The programme included a Family Foundation workshop forming part the 13-day life skills training programme they attended. The trainig was facilitated by Nomiki and Jenny Boltman and presented in Uitenhage.
The family has not yet been inaugurated, but a date will be set soon.
The new members will be trained and developed in a range of skills including procedures, governance of cooperatives, project planning and management.
The group have already started a soup kitchen and are speaking to member of their community to gain support for the project.
Skills development and up-skilling opportunities will also be offered to the group.