Category Archives: News

Educare Project

The project has been steadily ongoing since its inception despite ever present challenges.  Two of the ten children funded by Siyanda passed their final year in primary school and have proceeded to high school.  We wish them well in their new chapter of life in pursuit of education. In January as schools opened, our education […]


What a thrilling night it was to be invited to be part of the celebration of Forever Manchester’s annual Birthday Party held on Friday 9th February 2018 at Principal Hotel in Manchester. The event was attended by 500 people drawn from charitable and business communities across Greater Manchester. The evening was filled with fun, laughter, […]

Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting 16th – 18th April 2018

From 16th – 18th April 2018 London UK will host the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM).  Alongside the meeting   four forum events will be held, bringing together representatives from the worlds of business, civil society and government. Siyanda Trust is privileged to be invited to the Commonwealth People’s Forum, organised in partnership with the […]

Domestic Violence Project

Siyanda Development Trust, a Stockport based Diaspora led organisation is launching a Domestic Violence Awareness Project in March 2018. You may ask why Domestic Violence? Well because Domestic Violence is still prevalent than never before! It affects women and men regardless of race, social standing, and sexual orientation.   The project will run for 12 months […]

Siyanda launches Domestic Violence Project

Domestic violence affects all women regardless of race, social standing, though national statistics indicate that BME women are more disproportionately affected than white women.  They rarely access services designed to support victims of domestic violence because of a myriad of factors including language barriers, lack of information of what is available,  effect on status if […]

International Women’s Day 2017

On the 8th March 2017, Siyanda Trust participated in celebrating International Women’s Day hosted by Stockport Nexus at Community Essence in Edgelely, Stockport.  This year’s theme was BE BOLD FOR CHANGE.  We believe at Siyanda Trust we are indeed BOLD FOR CHANGE by tackling issues that often are not discussed / addressed in our communities and that is […]

Siyanda Trust – Ekuphumuleni Geriatric Nursing Home Partnership

Siyanda Trust partnerned with Ekuphumuleni Geriatric Nursing Home in Bulawayo to support them with a range of activities. Last year Siyanda received, on behalf of Ekuphumuleni Geriatric Nursing Home in Byo, donations from Disability Stockport.  These included nursing and social care equipment such as Zimmer frames, commodes, wheelchairs among many others. As part of our […]

Stockport African Diaspora Engagement Project 2017

On Thursday 2 February 2017, Siyanda Development Trust held a conference in which they launched a report on Stockport African Diaspora Engagement.  It was part of their year long study to provide a snapshot picture of the status of Africans living in the borough.  The report explores issues ranging from health, housing, employment, and education. […]