Empowerment

Ukhuni is committed to empowerment and is a Level 2 contributor with 51% Black ownership, and 31.04% Black Woman Ownership.

Ukhuni is recognised as an empowering Supplier, with recognised Procurement Recognition Levels of 125% which entitles clients to claim 125% of their spend towards their empowerment preferential procurement score. .Verification is conducted annually by VMS (Verification Made Simple).

Ukhuni actively practices:

  • Preferential procurement by sourcing goods and services from certified empowered suppliers.
  • Skills development, including on-the-job, functional and life skills to facilitate personal growth and the consequential improvement in quality of life.
  • Ukhuni’s has invested substantial funds on sustainable enterprise development since 2011. Thusong and Modjadji are two SMEs which have benefited as a result of Ukhuni’s advisory and financial support.
  • Socio economic development of underprivileged communities through the ongoing Ukhuni HOPE initiative.

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Food Gardens for Africa Volunteer Days

Food Gardens for Africa Volunteer Days

Ukhuni has collaborated with Food & Trees for Africa to enhance food gardens at Skeen Primary School, recently revitalizing an unused community plot for World Food Day, boosting its productivity.

Green Week

Green Week

Ukhuni partnered with Food and Trees for Africa to plant 111 trees, involving clients and staff in a ceremony in Alex, offsetting a year’s carbon emissions from its fleet.