we want to see flourishing rural communitIes & productive young people

Our Values

Topsy was started in 2000

The Rufford Foundation pledges R1 million seed fund. Ogilvy & Mather offers Topsy pro bono head office and administrative support.

2001

Topsy's doors open.

2004

Comprehensive HIV & Aids care clinic opens.

2006

Topsy UK is incorporated.

2011

Celebration of 10 remarkable years.

2013

Topsy US is incorporated.

2014

Topsy Early Childhood Development (ECD) programme established.

2015

First certification ceremony for the ECD site practitioners.

Mpumalanga, South Africa

Community health care workers are based in the Grootvlei, Siyathemba and Nthoroane communities in the Gert Sibande District in Mpumalanga. The Gert Sibande District has the second highest HIV prevalence rate in the country.