A Few Words About Us

The Viva Foundation’s strategy is to effectively address a community’s felt and expressed needs by creating a secure hub within an informal settlement and base it on familiar traditional values, namely the ‘village’ concept.

The organisation is duly registered as a Non-Profit- and Public Benefit Organisation and has proven itself within the charities sector as a social enterprise with an above average, doable and effective strategy for service delivery. The organisation has a working model and an excellent combination of managerial accountability, administrational excellence and on-the-ground operations with a very high buy-in from its beneficiaries and benefactors alike.

COVID-19

The Viva Disaster Relief Management Team is responding to the most pressing need, namely food insecurity

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Vision

The Vision of the Viva Foundation is to be instrumental in transformation of informal settlements and other high-priority poverty areas into stable and economically viable communities that provide young and old with opportunities for education, employment, business and recreation.

Mission

The Mission of the Viva Foundation is to establish service hubs (Viva Villages) and provide services in informal settlements and high priority poverty areas, particularly where no, or little other services are available.

Strategy

Viva’s strategy is to effectively address a community’s felt and expressed needs by creating a secure hub within an informal settlement and base it on familiar traditional values, namely the ‘village’ concept.