goal of Thing With No Name is to raise
awareness and funds about and for people affected by HIV/AIDS.If
you are interested in supporting the people of Okhahlamba
in their fight against this epidemic, we are currently fundraising
for a local NGO, Philakahle. This organization operates
in the area where the film takes place, providing critical
support to the people.
Vision Statement: Philakahle's vision is to promote abundant life for all the people of
Okhahlamba, by building relationships of hope, love and
You can support Philakahle's initiatives in the following areas:
Support: The Community Support Project originated
as a pilot program to address the needs of those on antiretroviral
Channels of Hope : This project aims to reduce
the impact of HIV/AIDS in Okhahlamba Municipality by partnering
with churches and developing a response to the pandemic.
>> Zamimpilo Community
Centre : Renovations are currently underway
to turn this community centre into an affordable training
centre that will be able to serve the wider community with
workshops and trainings supported by local NGO's, CBO's,
and government and church organizations.
Based Life Skills Program: This program seeks to
reduce HIV infection rates in young people by reducing the
risk taking behavior in general.
Forum: Philakahle facilitates a networking forum
with the aim of connecting service organizations across