Songs from South Africa

Today in music we found out about 12 year old Slindile and her family. Slindile lives with her brothers and sisters in the Agape orphanage. This oprhanage is built on unconditional love and singing! Despise the terrible hardships and disappointments the children face their love of singing keeps them resilient and optimistic.

You can see a trailor for the film here

One of my favourite quotes from the film is

“We can’t all speak at once but we can all SING at once!

As millions of people mourn the death of Nelson Mandela we need to remember the many thousands of unsung heroes who are working hard to support the poor and the vulnerable in South Africa.

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