Blogginlägg

My first visit to Project Playground – by Sofia Breitholtz, Chairman of the Board, Project Playground Sweden

2014-12-03 14:25 CET Project Playground ​“I was fortunate enough to be able to travel to South Africa to celebrate Project Playground’s fourth anniversary together with all the friends and supporters of PPG. My visit started with the celebration – dancing, conversation, laughter, and homage and song in honour of Madiba, Nelson Mandela.

My Facilitator of the Month, November 2014 – By Eliam

2014-11-03 16:49 CET Project Playground “Thuthula shares her journey at Project playground (PPG) after a long dance session with Eliam and Luvuyo, Eliam’s Study mate from TSiBA( Tertiary School in Business Administration.”

Game day – By Daniel Larsson

2014-10-30 14:46 CET Project Playground Meet our guest blogger Daniel Larsson. Daniel work at DHL Freight in Sweden. Through his work at DHL Freight he won a two week trip to South Africa, and of course that also included visits and work at Project Playground. Here is his story from when he, Mapanya and Malunga whent to a football game at Cape Town Stadium:

That certain place by Josefin

2014-04-03 15:32 CEST Project Playground They say the human mind strives to comprehend its corporal emotions.That once we grasp what we feel we find peace. I say that there is something even greater than that. The complete opposite. When we are left with an emotion too big to embrace. A bit more than human, it would seem. It just remains there. Unmovable with a touch of magic sprinkled on top of it. No logic applicable.

The Most Important Thing During Illness is to Never Lose Your Heart

2014-03-20 15:33 CET Project Playground What do nine Swedish survivors of cancer have in common with a few hundred South Africans living in Langa? The answer is, no matter the colour of your skin, your cultural background, religious or sexual preference, the human spirit is stronger than anything that can happen to your body. If you are given the right tools and support.

A day at the beach by Jeanette

2014-03-13 12:25 CET Project Playground I got one special task three weeks ago, the task was to organize one day at the beach for all the 300 kids. It was of course a huge challenge for me. The staff was suppose to arrive to the center at 8 am to start the preparations, but when we arrived, the kids were already waiting outside, almost 90 minutes before we usually open the center and let them in.

Rehearsals and bus songs! By Ninna from Dancers Without Borders

2014-03-13 12:19 CET Project Playground Time flies – it’s true! I have already spent four intense weeks with the children and staff at Project Playground and I can’t seem to get enough of them. Right now our classes are focused on the opening ceremony for the soccer tournament, which is getting closer and closer.

På väg till Kirgizistan

2014-02-21 10:11 CET Ski Unlimited I helgen lyfter ett flyg från Arlanda med Kirgizistan som destination. Gänget som ska ner på tur har en spännande destination att upptäcka. Med sig kommer de att ha ett paket till de lokala skidguiderna i området, nämligen Ski Unlimiteds snygga skidkläder.

It’s great to be back! By Ninna from Dancers Without Borders

2014-02-07 13:00 CET Project Playground For the third year in a row I am back at Project Playground to see all the wonderful people I have come to know during the years. My name is Ninna and I, together with my colleague Tilman, am one of the founders of the organization Dancers Without Borders. We have taught the approximately 70 children who constitute the dance groups twice before and our workshops have mainly been focused on ballet.

Play on Wheels by Jeanette

2014-02-05 13:14 CET Project Playground During this last week, I have spent a lot of time with the children in ”Play on Wheels”. This group exists of twelve children, who all have different disabilities. Project Playground (PPG) started this group with the intention of enlighten the society about all the misunderstandings, often related to handicapped children.