In XiTsonga "Pfunanani" means "to help one another”, a mission statement that forms the foundation for empowering small entrepreneurs and local businesses. The Pfunanani Enterprise Development Project (PEDProject) is aimed at creating vibrant village-based economies that will bring jobs, prosperity, and environmental sustainability to the communities of Bushbuckridge.
Each business is listed as level A or level B.
A indicates that the business is ready to provide the service and or supply the product.
B indicates that the business is in a development phase and may not be able to provide the service and or supply the product to lodge standard until further notice.
"It was wonderful to have the opportunity to go out and physically see the amazing things that are happening in the community. The professionalism and determination of some of the business owners blew me away, and we are happy as well as excited at the opportunity to build working relationships with them,"
- Cheryl Smart, lodge manager of Cheetah Plains.
Our SMME Development Toolkit is now available for download