In the face of ever rising unemployment in our Rainbow Nation, the DreamTeam will always be ready to offer each person who walks through our doors a welcoming smile, a hug and a message of hope.
Post Apartheid South Africa once proudly stepped into the title "Rainbow Nation". Many colours, yes. Many contrasts, yes. Bright and beautiful, yes.
Stats SA recently released figures that are far from “rainbow coloured” for a vast part of our population.
- Unemployment up to 26.7% (first quarter 2016) from 24.5% (last quarter 2015)
- 5.7 million people unable to find work (increased from 5.2 million end of last year)
- 355 000 jobs lost first 3 months of this year
The word rainbow contains elements of hope, of light.
How do we, as average citizens, keep that hope and light alive in our beautiful nation in the face of ever rising unemployment and with it, all the social ills contained therein?
By making a difference any way we can, by bringing light into someone else’s life, no matter how small that light may be, by sharing and extending love……