18 April 2018
THE BONGI NGEMA-ZUMA FOUNDATION (BNZ) HANDED OVER COMPUTERS AT PRETORIA WEST
The Founder and Patron of the BNZ Foundation, Dr Bongi Ngema-Zuma embarked on a computer handover to the GetOn Skills Development Centre in Pretoria West, Gauteng. The computers were donated to the BNZ foundation by Pinnacle Holdings.
One of the 3 Pillars of the BNZ Foundation is enabling an environment that allows education and skills development to thrive in various spaces of our society. Did you know that only 34.8% of the pupils who started school in 2002 in South Africa completed secondary education (Grade 12 /matric) in 2013, while 5.8% of the adult population had received no education at all?
The GetOn Skills Development Centre in Pretoria, was established in 2006 with the aim of instilling fundamental skills within impoverished communities in Pretoria, Gauteng. GetOn aims to alleviate poverty through training programmes that include – Basic Computer Skills, Office Administration, Point-of-Sale, Bake for Profit, Barista Skills, Entrepreneurial training.