Our programmes help some of South Africa’s most vulnerable children, by breaking the cycle of poor literacy and wasted potential.
A campaign by The Shine Centre Cape Town, Western Cape
By Grant Clark
Reading and Writing in Africa - 4 Challenges: Cairo to Cape Town, CT Cycle Tour, ABSA Cape Epic and the Ironman SA. Kicking off in November 2016
ironman, cycling, africa, capeepic, books, literacy,
By Matthew Byron
My name is Matthew but my friends call me Monti, and I am in grade 6 at Bishopsprep. I will be riding the 109km Cycle Tour on a tandem with my dad as part of...
By Julia Albu
An intrepid tour from Cape Town to London by an 80 year old Granny in her 20 year old Toyota Conquest.
By Julie Fischer
I'm doing the Robben Island Crossing to raise awareness of Shine Literacy - a cause close to my heart, not just because I work there!
education, capetown, books, literacy, Reading, shineliteracy
By Melanie Tankard
I am taking part in the 2016 Cape Town Cycle Tour in support of the Shine Literacy Programme, improving the life chances of disadvantaged children.
By Susan Gluckman
I'm running my Back-to-Back Comrades on 4 June 2017 and want to give back by raising funds for the Shine Literacy Programme. Please support!
By Catherine Ward
Raise funds for the Shine Literacy Centre.
By Thomas Scarth
Hello my name is Thomas Scarth. I live in Cape Town and I am riding The Cape Town Cycle Tour (110kms around the Cape Peninsular) because it is a fact that le...
By Adonis Musati Project
I will be riding the Cape Town Cycle Tour in March 2016 in support of the Shine Centre, a literacy programme in South Africa.
By Michael Baker
The Shine Centre takes little kids who are struggling to read and puts them back on track - if no-one does this they are lost - forever.
Foundation Registration nr: CH-550-1057849-5