Building with Hemp at Yiza Ekhaya

It’s all happening! We are busy building with Hemp on the Yiza Ekhaya site. It seems like so long ago that we were discussing potentially using natural raw materials to rebuild Mickey’s structure; debating the pros and  cons and finally deciding to try for it anyway. And boy are we glad we did! Right now,…

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Yiza Ekhaya Soup Kitchen’s Community Garden Update

GreenHome visited the community garden at the Yiza Ekhaya Soup Kitchen and Sewing Project for an update on the weekend. We were thrilled to see how well the garden had taken and was thriving in the hot summer conditions. We found butternuts, potatoes, onions, mielies, tomatoes and many more plants growing nicely. Veggies grown in…

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Yiza Ekhaya Soup Kitchen and Sewing Project

Yiza Ekhaya Soup Kitchen and Sewing Project is in Khayelitsha. They run a community garden, grow veggies and feed up to 200 hungry children and elderly people from the community. More about how this wonderful project started and the woman behind it here. GreenHome has been involved with Yiza Ekhaya for a number of years…

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