Edith

Edith Ramba has been with iThemba since the start and we supported her training to level 5 in Early Childhood Development. She says, ‘I grew up in the Eastern Cape with my single mother, who worked in private houses to put something on the table for he...

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Lungiswa

Lungiswa Kwezi was born in Umtata in the Eastern Cape and has two sisters.  She started as iThemba School Cook and Cleaner and her motherly way with children prompted her move into a Teaching Assistant position.  She says, ‘I love to work here and I a...

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Thandiswa

Thandiwsa Yoko comes from East London in the Eastern Cape.  She has four children and she sent one of her children to iThemba School.  This is how she found her work at iThemba. She started as a part-time Cleaner and has progressed to managing the kitch...

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