BETHANY HOUSE ORPHANAGE
Situated in Krugersdorp, the Bethany House Trust was founded by Gert en Antoinette Jonker in 1998. The Trust was established in response to the critical need of orphans for shelter, access to primary health services and education. Currently Bethany House is home for about 60 orphaned children.
The Trust focuses on three areas:
> Welfare & Health
> Youth & Sport Development
Mission statement: "To develop and implement initiatives that will portray the Bethany House Trust as the leading nongovernmental organization in developmental issues affecting children and youth, and in so doing contribute to nation building.”
Visio contributes on a monthly basis to assist with the overall operating costs.
MAHARISHI INVINCIBILITY INSTITUTE
The Maharishi Invincibility Institute (MII) is a non-profit organisation established in June 2007 to develop a new generation of leaders for South Africa. As South Africa’s leading non-profit private education and training provider, over 19,073 graduates have launched careers in finance, banking, advertising, technology, management consulting and more. 5,000 of these students have created their own businesses. An educational approach that has maintained a 95% job placement rate for over a decade.
MII provides financial access to the qualifications of its education partners which students access via distance education, while gaining work experience. MII focuses on Consciousness-Based Education including Transcendental Meditation to develop the full potential of every student
Visio is proud to be contributing financially to MII.
ALEXANDER WOLVES RUGBY CLUB
The Alexander Wolves Rugby Club club was formed in 2005 to support the development of rugby in the township. Although the club played under the Golden Lions Rugby Union, it was registered as an Non-profit Organisation in 2009. The club currently boasts some 370 players and 10 coaches.
Visio has sponsored rugby jerseys for the U11 and U17 girls teams as well as for the U13 and U18 boys teams and continuously sponsors rugby balls and other sports equipment.