Khulisa Social Solutions
Contact person: Gugulethu Shezi
Khulisa Social Solutions is a national non profit company that addresses social vulnerabilities and root causes of poverty and crime, as a systemic problem. Through multiple partnerships and internationally acclaimed best-practice programmes, that have demonstrable impact, Khulisa has built capacity for grassroots community members.
For close to 17 years, Khulisa has enabled more than 1.5 million vulnerable people, in some of the most hard to reach regions, to ‘reinvent their lives’. Khulisa’s work is based on knowing that one’s past and circumstances does not have to determine one’s future and potential. Furthermore it supports the restoration of individuals by addressing problems in their families and communities through sustainable collaborations with multiple service providers and stakeholders.
One of Khulisa’s organizational strengths is the ability to bring people together to create positive change. Khulisa tracks and quantifies the impact of social programmes using innovative approaches and methods designed specifically for community development. Khulisa, in collaboration with funders and partners, works towards a safer, healthier and more prosperous South Africa.