Thando Trust

Cause Profile


Thando is the Nguni word for Love. This refers to the positive relational link which the Thando Trust holds on to as core value.

The goal of Thando Trust is to enhance positive change, community and personal development and transformation in South Africa, Africa and the rest of the world through projects and training as well as creating and facilitating relationships and opportunities.


  • training,
  • leadership development,
  • facilitation,
  • consultation,
  • advocacy,
  • mentoring,
  • connecting (facilitating relationships and ideas),
  • mobilising and
  • design (of projects, structures and programs).

Target group

Those people or organisations (from communities, churches, schools, business etc.) taking initiative to bring positive change / transformation. 


Love (care, compassion)

Trust (transparency, integrity, faith)

Respect (justice)

Relationships (reconciliation, interdependence, unity)

Appreciation (thankfulness, joy)

Innovation (creativity, adaptability)

Excellence (quality, passion)


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