Christinah Maragelo

Autism Foundation of South Africa

What does your company do?

We raise funds to pay school fees for parents that are raising kids with autism and can not afford school fees. This year fundraise will be going to a skills Center for autistic kids that are on the school exiting phase. We have notice that most kids that have learned difficulties need to be equipped with skills they are good for their future. Autism foundation of South Africa is all about helping kids with autism spectrum from middle to lower classes of the family because special needs schools are very expensive and few

What is your biggest success?

We have donated R25 000 to two autism schools and we have helped to find sponsors to donate computers for UNICA school for autism.

What has been your biggest hurdle?

Covid was our huddle because we had to stop the fundraising