Enlighten Education Trust assisted with the organization and running of the Hermanus Summer School which ran from 5th – 20th December.
200 children attended and the programme included activities such as sports, games, art and craft workshops, music, drama and dance, environmental activities such as hiking and bird watching as well as educational activities.
Youth Volunteers who run the camp on a day to day basis included members of the Overstrand Junior Town Council, Hou Moed Recycle Swop Shop, Overstrand Training Institute as well as 5 Dutch volunteers from People4Change. Enlighten Education Trust sponsored the volunteer training camp of 30th November to 2nd December.
The summer school was a major project and useful lessons were learnt that will ensure a bigger and better event next year.
The major funder of the Summer School is Stichten Projecten Suid-Africa.