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The Bloom Experience

Country: South Africa

Partners: iKhaya le Themba 

Mission: Funding of the installation of the Bloom kitchen, gardening, training of ladies, salaries, and food shopping.


BLOOM is a social project powered by Ikhaya le Themba & Africa Aweee, located in Imizamo Yethu settlement, Cape Town. Our mission is to empower women as key agents of change by creating an ecosystem that uplifts them and their families. Through skills development and job creation we empower women to realize their own vision of a future, free from hunger and poverty. While giving them training and a plattform to teach traditional Xhosa cuisine, thus encouraging them to flourish. 100% of proceeds will go directly to the project and training of our ladies.


Project Start: March 2022

A Taste of African Heritage
Delicious & Purposeful

Africa Aweee Bloom Logo

The Bloom Experience is a unique experience developed for tourists, corporate team building events and volunteers interested in learning about Xhosa culture. Join the Bloom cooking experience and enjoy a unique time at iKhaya center.



Start with a guiding walking tour 

through Imizamo Yethu township. 

Learn about Xhosa culture and how to prepare a traditional dish.

Harvest veg in the Garden of Hope, for the meal that will be prepared.


Enjoy the meal with views of the Imizamo Yethu township, Hout Bay.

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