The Bulawayo Community Gardens - a ZDDT Programme

ZDDT News

Visit a Blessing

28 October, 2016 |

Bulawayo – There was much pomp and ceremony at Emganwini’s newly pegged garden, as DAP (Direct Aid Programme), visited the dusty site adjoining a block of housing.

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Education Drive in Bulawayo’s Community Gardens Continues

27 November, 2014 |

A recent visit, by one of Zimbabwe’s senior agricultural journalists and magazine publisher, Kari Olivey, boosted the hopes of Bulawayo’s community urban farming sector.

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ZDDT’s Exclusive Interview With Bulawayo’s Mayor

12 November, 2014 |

So humble is the Mayor of Bulawayo, Councillor Martin Moyo, that the most senior community father is readily available when contacted by the press and, most importantly, the ratepayers.

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Bulawayo's Community Gardens Boost Economic Activity

10 September, 2014 |

By Chris Tabvura, ZDDT Reporter In a move that Bulawayo’s Ward 27’s community described as a worthy investment, ZDDT’s Pumula South facilitated nutritional garden has become primary source of vegetables for local vendors.

Our Partnership with the Sally Foundation

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Widow Rescued

29 November, 2016 |

Iwai Elube Sumaili, aged 84 and living in Bulawayo’s Emakhandeni township, has been rescued from the wrath of the killer disease diabetes after Zimbabwe Development Democracy Trust, and partners Freight Consultants, Sally Foundation and GDG, donated a lifesaving $50 that went straight to buy medication and basic food.

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Entembeni Says “Thank you”

11 November, 2016 |

Bulawayo – The Entembeni old people, a Luveve based home for the oldies, praised ZDDT for their gift of cooking gas, a gesture made possible by GDG and their partners, Sally Foundation.

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Sebenzela-Shandira’s Rescue Impact

13 September, 2016 |

  BULAWAYO – Two Magwegwe North families that have been surviving from scavenging from local street refuse were recently rescued by ZDDT.

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Young Artist Inspired

01 July, 2016 |

After having been discovered by Zimbabwe Development Democracy Trust as a talent in the midst of poverty, Bongani Mabika, popularly known as ‘Bongo’, has shown how his artistic skills have improved inspired by ZDDT’s Sebenzela-Shandira projects.

Stars of Zimbabwe

Stars of Zimbabwe

One on One with the Servant of Bulawayo

23 June, 2014 |

by Chrispen Tabavura, ZDDT Field Correspondent Above: Ald Mabaleka at a ZDDT community graduation ceremony. Bulawayo, Zimbabwe: Describing Israel Mabaleka’s work and service will need almost three months, and that will not do any justice to readers nor Mr. Mabaleka.

Stars of Zimbabwe

“Community Before Self” – Polyana Mahlangu

10 April, 2014 |

By Ntando Sibanda - ZDDT Field Reporter Bulawayo, Zimbabwe. Born to a Christian family in Ezimnyama (Matabeleland South), in 1926, Mrs Polyanna Mahlangu grew up with a strong sense of family and service to the community.

Stars of Zimbabwe

Denny Munetsi: Gweru's Outstanding Community Member

03 September, 2012 |

Denny spearheads ZDDT's Urban Greening Initiative, The Local authority Capacity Building Programme, Nutritional Gardens and Cleaning and Anti-Litter Campaigns in Gweru.

Stars of Zimbabwe

Star of Zimbabwe, Sandra Gumede: 'Giving is My Culture and Royal Family Tradition'

21 March, 2012 |

Bulawayo, Zimbabwe: The spirit of oneness and giving is an attribute deeply ingrained in the Ndebele culture, and is the stimulant of the, notable and invaluable, assistance that Sandra Gumede continues to extend to her community.

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Image Gallery - Bulawayo City Hall in Winter