Fire in IY 23rd September

Fire in IY 23rd September

In response to this tragedy, the dedicated team at Thula Thula sprang into action. We spent the beginning of the week assessing and registering those in need of assistance. With the support of our generous donors, we were able to carry out a mass distribution of...
Fire in IY 15th August

Fire in IY 15th August

Our team was onsite first thing on the morning of the 15th August, witnessing the devastating impact of a fire that left approximately 250 families without anything but the clothes on their backs. The team dedicated the day to registering the fire victims, in order...
Fire in IY 6th September

Fire in IY 6th September

In September a devastating fire destroyed over 400 structures in Imizamo Yethu. The relief efforts for this fire had the added complexity of distributing relief to almost 1,500 individuals, all while adhering to stringent COVID-19 protocols. It was a challenge that we...
Storm Damage 20st August

Storm Damage 20st August

In August, we were called upon to assist 22 families whose homes were destroyed by a fierce Cape storm on the evening of the 20th. While we were grateful that no one was injured in the storm or its aftermath, we were acutely aware of the devastation faced by these...
Fire in IY 5th July

Fire in IY 5th July

Early Sunday 5 July, a devastating fire engulfed Madiba Square an area in Imizamo Yethu. The fire and rescue teams are worked tirelessly to contain the flames. Initial assessments indicate damage to around 20 structures. On-site registration was done to assess the...
Fire in IY 6th January

Fire in IY 6th January

Early in 2020, our team was called into action when a fire broke out on the 6th of January. We were on the scene while the fire and rescue teams fought tirelessly to extinguish the blaze, which unfortunately gutted 20 structures. The Thula Thula team registered and...