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Beneficiaries & Ambassadors

"You are no different to others You can make a difference so, do not be afraid to dare."

Nashe Muza

Jumping Kid since 2013

Meet lively Nashe Muza from Mpumalanga. She enjoys gymnastics, swimming and matching the color of her braids to the color scheme of her new socket

Megan Croucamp

Jumping Kid since 2012

After a long struggle with bacterial infection, Megan insisted that her right leg be amputated. She is the current SA Record holder in the u/16

Jason Papudi

Jumping Kid since 2017

After two years on crutches, Jason Papudi is looking forward to riding his bike and playing soccer with his friends again.    

Dane Wilson

ambassador since 2009

Dane Wilson  is one of the country’s most promising para-cyclists. He has been a Jumping Kids ambassador since 2009.

Mukundi Mashamba

Jumping Kid since 2012

Mukundi was born with congenital complications – a total absence of the tibia on her right leg and a shortened tibia on the left, but

Jayden van Heerden

Jumping Kid since 2009

Jayden thrives on physical challenges, participates in all ‘normal’ physical activities, and is proud of his “cool leg”.

Arnu Fourie

Ambassador since 2011

Paralympic double medalist and African record holdingT44 sprinter Arnu Fourie has been a Jumping Kids ambassador since 2011.  

Katie Sepato

Jumping Kid since 2011

Katie Sepato is an orphan and aspiring teacher. She is an inspiration to all who meet this gentle young woman.

Lehlohonolo Koalani

Ambassador since 2010

Hloni from Soweto received his first walking solution thanks to a collaboration between Reach for a Dream and Jumping Kids. He competes in athletics.  

Bernard Haarhoff

Ambassador since 2009

Cancer survivor, athlete, husband and father, Bernard Haarhoff has been involved with the Jumping Kids since 2009 – an inspiration to all that know him*

Solution for Samkelo

Tuesday, July 23rd, 2019, Press Releases

18 July 2019, The Innovation Hub  – Thanks to a donation from Avis South Africa, Jumping Kids celebrates this year’s Mandela Day by fitting Samkelo Molopo from Middelburg with his new below-knee prosthetic solution. The event, hosted by Icexpress Progressive Prosthetics at The Innovation Hub in Pretoria, provides a glimpse of the prosthetic technology and how it […]