Uthando (Love) South Africa

Uthando (meaning love in Xhosa) is a unique non-profit and Fair Trade in Tourism accredited organization which aims to raise funds for life changing community development projects in South Africa.

Despite its breath-taking natural beauty and diverse cultures, South Africa has many acute social challenges – millions of its citizens live in extreme poverty and face daily struggles to survive, let alone flourish. Motivated by love, compassion and respect for our common humanity, Uthando seeks to form part of the solution to meet these challenges.

As an award winning model of Responsible Tourism and Travelling Philanthropy, Uthando is drawing on an extensive network of cherished partnerships in tourism and community development, with the ultimate goal of linking these two sectors in a myriad of innovative, sincere and meaningful ways.

Through our deeply respectful and culturally-sensitively Philanthropic Tours and experiences, Uthando celebrates our Proudly South African culture, while shining a light on the many deserving but hitherto unsung community heroes whose efforts so often go unrecognized and unrewarded.

Through a powerful combination of love and action, Uthando works to make South Africa, and the world, a better place.

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Alan and LaVerne Silverman from San Francisco (USA)

Alan and LaVerne Silverman of Africa South Safaris based in San Francisco, have become good friends...

Meadowbrook School of Weston, Boston, USA

Uthando had an absolutely wonderful day of engagement, learning and fun with a group of learners,...

Babington House School (United Kingdom) fundraising for Zizamele Educare Astroturf

A group of learners from Babington House School (Chislehurst, Kent, UK) had a lot of fun...

Our Campaigns
Sponsor a cement Table Tennis Table

Sport has an enormous capacity to bring about healing while also keeping children engaged in positive activities.

Launching an ART ROUTE in Khayelitsha

Uthando is very proud and excited to be launching an ART ROUTE in Khayelitsha.

Ulwazi Educare Centre

Ulwazi Educare Centre is a registered as a Nonprofit Organization focusing on Early Childhood Development

Masibulele Educare Centre Construction

Many thousands of children in Cape Town between the ages 0 and 7 years of age do not attend any form of daycare or pre-school.

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