Tag archive of Peer Educators

‘Equipped to Serve’ training in the Western Cape

On 22-25th of July, Facilitators in the Western Cape participated in the 'Equipped to Serve' (ETS) Counselling training. The objectives of this training were: to equip Facilitators as non-professional counsellors to be able to deal with someone in crisis, to provide them with the skills needed to help someone facing a difficulty or challenge to equip Facilitators to come alongside Peer Educators to help them find solutions to their problems/challenges.

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Peer2Peer Workshops in May
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Sarepta High School Workshop Sessions: My Self Esteem & Vision; My Values; Being a Leader “On the 18th of May 2013, we had our quarterly workshop. Peer Educators were very excited and enjoyed every moment, but we will especially never forget the last session, when I had an opportunity as a Ttrainer to share my story, what I had to go through and how peer education changed my life.  The response we got afterwards was amazing.  Even today the

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Upcoming Camp for Peer Educators from CAWO

With the help of principals, committed and enthusiastic peer educators and past peer educators, CAWO (a GOLD Implementing Organisation in the Western Cape) will be able to host a camp for their peer educators from 8-10 July 2013.  'In the midst of our financial crisis we wanted to thank our peer educators for their commitment to the program through the years even in difficult times.  We had discussions with past and present peer educators, and

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YMCA Kabwe Youth Sports Tournament
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YMCA Kabwe recently held a sports tournament at Indeni Stadium which is located in one of the biggest compounds in sub-Saharan Africa called Makululu.  Various community football teams participated in this event. The event was also graced by the Mr. Mwila Cephas-Moba ward Councillor Bwacha Constituency.  He gave a speech on how many programmes YMCA Kabwe are conducting and how we should be encouraged as the youth are the future of the nation. This

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Inyathelo: The South African Institute for Advancement – Philanthropy Awards
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Inyathelo believes that by publicly acknowledging and honouring those philanthropists who have committed personal funds in a strategic way, we came encourage more individuals to set up private charitable trusts and foundations in the interests of social development. Would you like to nominate someone? You are able to nominate more than one person, so if you know of more people that inspire you – please feel free to submit a nomination by filling

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Nominate your Lead SA hero
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LEAD SA  is looking for community heroes.   Nominate your hero.  In every story of human triumph is a soul who gave more. At the centre of every thriving community, a selfless person.  Pay them a tribute… Let the nation know of these inspiring individuals by nominating them as ‘Lead SA Heroes’. Yours could be declared ‘Lead SA Hero of the Month’ and ultimately, ‘Lead SA Hero of the Year!’ Click on the below link to nominate your

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Sister Champions for GOLD
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It is with great excitement that we announce that GOLD has 2 amazing sisters who are Sweating for GOLD. Rene Stegmann and her sister Caren are running the gruelling 3 day AfricanX Trail run from the 19th  - 21st April. We are so grateful for your hard work and support of GOLD. Good luck with all the training and enjoy the journey.

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PEP Stores tours Zambia Implementing Partners
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Peer Educators with PEP Managers, Society for Poverty Eradication PM, Facilitators and GOLD Zambia National Manager.  The GOLD Zambia Community of Practice recently had the opportunity to meet with staff members from PEP stores across 3 provinces,  Mr. Paul Mbewe, People Support Manager from PEP Zambia Head Office led the delegation of managers who managed to visit Society for Poverty Eradication ( Ndola), Mwaiseni Home Based Care ( Luanshya),

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Graduation in Zambia
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There was great celebration with the graduation of Peer Educators and Facilitators from YMCA Kabwe at the end of last year.  The guest of  Honour was Honourable Sydney Mushanga, MP.  Well done to all our Peer Educators and Facilitators! Below are a few pictures taken on the day. [nggallery id=6]            

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Are you participating in an upcoming sporting event?
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You can be a GOLD Champion! If you're running the Two Oceans, cycling the Argus, or involved in any other sporting/adventure event, GOLD needs you. By simply doing what you love (and possibly shedding some blood, sweat and tears In the process!) you can raise funds to ensure that our young African leaders are equipped to confront the root issues of both HIV and  youth risk behaviour, through uplifting their communities and imparting vision

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