STC’s mentorship is helping and empowering the community, more especially when it comes to the youth. STC has a mass participation program in association with and executed by ‘United Through Sport’ Partnering with Six poorest non -fee schools involving pupils from grade 5, 6 & 7 within relative proximity to the Swartkops Terminal site. Following on direct with sport coaching in Football, Ruby, Cricket, Netball, Hockey, Basketball and Tennis as well as the Youth Development Football (YDF) Curriculum, focusing on education and awareness around HIV and AIDS and gender issues.
This Programme has been very successful. Since being part of this initiative 975 children have been reached, each with a minimum contract time of 16 hours- leading to a combined total of 35100 contact hours with children between the ages of 11 & 13. This Programme has encouraged United Through Sport to achieve the goal of increasing the number of females enrolling in physical activities and promoting equality in sporting opportunities.