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Meet Songo Fipaza, the man hell-bent on uplifting Kayamandi kids

Social entrepreneur Songo Fipaza was born and raised in Kayamandi, a much-loved township community on the outskirts of Stellenbosch.

The 40-year-old is determined to improve the livelihoods of children in Kayamandi and founded his non-profit organisation songo.info.

As a part of his effort to bring about change, Fipaza wants to build a safe community pool that will teach children to swim, keep them off the streets and expose them to other athletic opportunities.

Last year, Fipaza himself took a dive and learnt how to swim after challenging himself to complete the Iron Man championship.

This inspiring man has big plans and needs financial sponsorship to move the municipal development forward.

Listen to the full conversation from CapeTalk's Breakfast with Kieno Kammies:

E-mail: fipaza@songo.info if you are able to provided funding or any other support.


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