00 44 (0)1457 891498 info@winniemabaso.org

News

Grand opening of Sew Amazing

The day we have been waiting for has finally arrived.  'Sew Amazing' has finally opened its doors to 20 students.   We welcome to Carol Pittendrigh who will be running the training.                   Our Students soon...

read more

Sew Amazing

Our Latest project on Meriting Village is almost ready for its grand opening. The exterior of our Sew Amazing project is looking fabulous. The interior is well on its way to being ready for our Granny's to...

read more

The Glossop Jog

We are honoured to be one of the nominated charities chosen to benefit from this years Glossop Jog. It takes part on Sunday 8th October at 11.00am. For a copy of a sponsor form please contact Helen Thornhill:...

read more

Fire Safety Training

We are very grateful to the Emergency Management Services for providing fire safety training to the families in Meriting Village. To help prevent the number of shack fires that happen at this time of year. Everyone who attended was given a bucket that contained...

read more

Gold Award

We are proud to announce one of our trustee's, Barbara Anne Hastings-Asatourian has just won the Gold Award for Research and Development at the EUWIIN conference in Italy. Well deserved, our inspirational...

read more

Horticulture Programme

Our Horticulture Programme has now grown from individual veggie plots to this fantastic field, which provides employment for 3 local people who will be selling what they grow to make an income. Sustainability is vital and we are excited to watch how this develops over...

read more

Mandela Day

We are pleased to announce this years Mandela Day Appeal. This years appeal is for vegetable seeds and gardening tools for our Horticulture Programme running on the informal settlement of Meriting...

read more

The People’s Friend

We are delighted to announce that The People's Friend magazine are going to run a 4 part fundraising series for The Winnie Mabaso Foundation. Each magazine edition will feature a different area of our work and will be published this summer. The People's Friend....

read more

Veggie Gardens

Our gardens are restoring dignity as well as relieving hunger. Each veggie garden costs £25 and that pays for gardening tools, seeds, fencing and tuition. Please donate on the attached link and mark your donation 'veggie garden'. Thank you...

read more

Tropic Skin Care

  On Saturday Lisa and Barbara attended the Cirque Du Tropic event in Manchester where the Winnie Mabaso Foundation were chosen to be their nominated charity. It was such a glamorous day and we are humbled and privileged to have been selected. There were 1100...

read more

Events

Shine A Light, Night Run

Our 'Shine A Light' night run happens annually at Hargate Hill Centre in Charlesworth, Derbyshire. Families and fun runners alike are invited to take part in our 2k cross country run and are encouraged to dress up in glow in the dark clothing and some even adorn...

read more