Tholulwazi Uzikele

Grantee Information: 

Tholulwazi Uzivikele is an NGO, located in rural northern KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. It was started in the mid 90’s and registered as organization in 2002. Tholulwaza Uzivikele addresses the overwhelming HIV epidemic affecting 1 in 8 people in its community and leaving over 3,000 orphans in its wake. Over the last few years Tholulwazi Uzivikele has grown in both capacity and experience and has become an organization that strives to increasingly guide the community in its empowerment.

Purpose: 
Strengthened community based capacity in treatment of MDR-TB and TB; school-based programs to reach youth and children
Term of Grant: 
08/01/11-07/31/12
Areas Served: 
Umhlabuyalingana municipal sub-district, Umkhanyakude, Kwazulu Natal
Wave: 
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