Education without Borders

Education without Borders (EwB) is a Canadian non-profit foundation created in 2002. EwB’s mandate is to foster educational opportunities and provide educational facilities in disadvantaged regions of the world. Currently, EwB’s efforts are focused on Fezeka Secondary  and Mseki Primary Schools and the surrounding community in the township of Gugulethu, South Africa and on local educational projects in BC.

Canadian Registered Charity #87301 3718 RR0001

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Launched in 2009, EwB’s after-school tutoring program, including English, maths and ,recently, science is at the heart of our work in the South African township of Gugulethu.

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Wendy Walks the Camino


Wendy is taking on the challenge of the Camino to raise money for the disadvantaged and at-risk children in South Africa and British Columbia who are supported by EwB.

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November 21:
Triumphs & Laments


Celebrated South African composer, Philip Miller, presents Triumphs & Laments – a recording of the live performance inaugurating William Kentridge’s epic frieze along the Tiber River. Miller will discuss how he and Kentridge are using art and music to explore themes of exodus and exile, from ancient Roman History to the current refugee crisis and the displacement of people in the aftermath of wars.

Presented with support from Chutzpah! Plus and The Norman and Annette Rothstein Theatre.

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Learn more about Fezeka Secondary

Fezeka Secondary is located in Gugulethu, a poor, overcrowded township on the outskirts of Cape Town. Around 1,300 students are enrolled at Fezeka, while, at least, 400 attend the nearby primary school, Mseki.

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