Iliso Care youth has over 400 members in music choir, drama, poetry and dance groups aged between 13 to 35 years. Along with the community outreach program, the performing arts program has positively affected the lives of so many youths since the initiative started in 2008.

About

The Program

The performing arts groups perform in different events around Cape Town as well as doing weekly performance to guests brought to the Center by different tour companies. The Iliso performing arts groups is a much celebrated and enjoyed component the Iliso Care Center. Ten youth members volunteer on the project to sustain it and run practices.

The highlight of the youth of this program was in 2014 when the choir was invited to sing in a graduation ceremony in Germany.

How can you help?

  • Funding for performance events with transport and refreshments
  • Uniforms
  • Music equipment (Sound systems and various instruments)
  • Stationery

The youth has an outreach programme working in conjunction with local business owners and different youth organisations aimed to help uplift and provide hope for the other youth within our community.

About

The Program

Outreach programs include initiatives like the cleaning of the Tembani shopping mall or helping fire victims when informal settlement houses have been burned by painting and assisting in the rebuilding of shacks and houses

How can you help?

  • Provide funding to support a bursary program for our youth members that pass matric.
  • Funding for the outreach program e. g cleaning campaigns, uniform
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