THE UBUNTU OVEN PROJECT

“A journey into the hearts and lives of women around South Africa.  A story of empowerment.”

Vrygrond Cape Town – February 2020

Aphiwe’s Bakery Aphiwe had great initiative as he approached us with a great business plan to run his bakery from home and let the female

Hout Bay Western Cape – November 2019

Unifam were the proud recipients of  an microbakery where Gaynor Solomon is the chief baker and together with her team are aiming at creating a full time

Pam’s microbakery – August 2019

Pam’s microbakery in Cato Manor received a container with 2 microbakeries, which allows Pam to train bakers in her own business and supply the community

Nelspruit – May 2019

Our new bakers being given the chance of new beginnings at our oven launch in Nelspruit.

Hammarsdale – July 2018

What an incredible day in Hammarsdale yesterday! The Celebrate Life team celebrated Madiba´s birthday

Molweni – August 2017

Spent a great day in the Molweni district with an incredible bunch of ladies who have headed up a creche called Sinothando creche. These beautiful mama’s have

March 2017

Johannesburg: Celebrate Life donated an oven to Susan in Diepsloot. She had spent her life baking and selling cakes on the street to put her children through school. Incredibly brave lady!

December 2016

Celebrate Life training the new bakers at Frasers 2 on the North Coast where one of the ovens from Vision has been situated to uplift the community, empower women with the highly sustainable bread making project. Churning out muffins, snowballs, Chelsea buns and pizzas as an extra option.

July 2016

Marionhill – Another oven placed! It was wonderful to watch the pride in their faces as they baked bread for resale in the community.

February 2016

Vision 153: A feeding scheme looking after the needs of 1 200 people in the North Coast Communities. The first oven initiative has been launched with them with the view of placing many more within Vision 153 to cater for the needs of the people.

Marianhill November 2019

Princess has left her full time job to take up baking fulltime to support herself and her children.

Bread Credits

Support a township baker and facilitate the delivery of free bread to children who need it. Through corporate and private funding, Celebrate Life has successfully

Please donate to Sinothando Creche

Spent a great day in Molweni district with an incredible bunch of ladies who have headed up a creche called Sinothando creche. These beautiful mama’s

Vukuzama Resource Centre gets an oven

The Aramex team visited the Vukuzama Resource Centre where we installed an oven for the disabled women. Their support is greatly appreciated and it was

Savannah Park Women Empowerment

This week we checked in on our Savannah Park Women Empowerment programme where we have installed 2 ovens. These ladies are amazing and their enthusiasm

Another oven in Savannah Park!

Celebrate Life has installed a second oven in Savannah Park Womens Empowerment programme. These ladies are rocking with the baking and sales of their breads

Savannah Park Oven Project

Celebrate Life visited Zame and Lindiwe at The Womens Organisation of Savannah Park, west of Durban. Their projects in the community are so humbling and

Empowering another Community

  Gladys Zulu has taken on her new oven project in Marianhill with an energy like no other. Up early in the mornings with fellow

Thank you IQRAA TRUST!

A heartfelt thank you to the IQRAA TRUST South Africa for donating 5 ovens for our oven projects, enabling us to empower women by assisting

Oven Launch with Vision 24

Wow …and accolades to Vision 24!  A feeding scheme looking after the needs of 1200 people in the North Coast Communities… The first oven initiative

Nkobongo Resource Centre

This is Nkobongo Resource Centre, outside Umhlali, where we are putting a bread making oven into the community. Such an awesome place!  See more pictures

Baker of the Month – Vuyiswa

CONGRATULATIONS TO THE MAMA MIMI’S BAKER OF THE MONTH! VUYISWA NKOMOZONDE Q: Vuyiswa, you have been chosen as baker of the month, how do you

Empower a Community!

The communities are empowered, excited and earning an income with the placement of ovens for bread making. This project is growing at an incredible pace

Another Community gets an Oven!

Celebrate Life creates another happy baker in the community of Ntukuso. Zamo has become the proud owner of the bread making oven, hoping to provide

Camperdown Community gets Bread-Making Oven

Celebrate Life launched their first bread making oven into the community in Camperdown.  This is a wonderful, sustainable project, empowering women and children to run

School bakes bread to raise money

“ Celebrate Life SA has chosen it’s first donor to receive the breadmaking oven! The school is Emondini, outside Thula Thula Game Reserve . The

RHINO INITIATIVE

An initiative aimed at helping to save South Africa’s black and white rhino populations from being completely wiped out by poachers. The situation in the

PIGGLY WIGGLY PROJECT

We are looking for sponsorship, either partial or in whole, towards the final construction and erection of this iconic and much needed charitable intervention of

PROJECTS ON THE GO

Abingdon Wine Estate  Abingdon raised R3000 in their first raffle and funds went to the helicopter project in KwaZulu Natal. Abingdon Wine Estate – Single

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