Sprouting Minds

We provide breakfast for grade R – 3 learners who so not get food at school. With a full tummy they can focus in class and therefore do better in school.

Please list links to your Website and Social Media Platforms here: 

Www.sproutingminds.org.za
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/SproutingMindsOrg/
Instagram: sproutingmindsorg

Describe in detail what your Organisation does: 

Sprouting Minds Organization is currently involved with a school in Durbanville, South Africa. With the help of the teachers we identify children who do not eat at home and then we provide them with a nutritious breakfast and snack so that their tummies can be filled. This will help them with their brain development as good nutrition and brain development goes hand in hand. With a full tummy they then have the energy and focus needed to listen to their teacher and learn. This will help them to achieve better academically and ultimately in life.

Our aim is to help the identified children from grade R – 3.

How long has your Organisation been operational? 

Since March 2017.

In your opinion, what has been the most challenging aspect of running your Organisation? 

Getting enough funds to keep on doing what we are doing and getting supporters.

Describe your Nonprofit Journey in three words: 

Privileged to help.

Do you collaborate with other Causes? If yes, would you like to mention them? 

Not yet.

If you had one Organisation wish, what would it be? 

To get annual donations.

In your opinion, which skills do Nonprofits in your Country lack? 

Marketing.

Looking back at your Cause Journey, what advice would you give a newbie Organisation? 

Do not give up.

If you could change one thing about the Nonprofit Landscape, what would it be? 

Not to have BEE certificate stand in your way to get donations.

Which Cause achievement are you most proud of? Feel free to elaborate on why and include any links: 

To hear the feedback from the teachers that the children are concentrating better and not being difficult in class and therefore increasing the pass rate.

Last question, if your friends had to describe your Organisation in three words, which would they use? 

Wonderful helping children.

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