Kadimah occupational center is based in Norwood Johannesburg. It has more than 100 beneficiaries with various limitations. They do contract work like packing, counting, labelling and assembling items. In addition, Kadimah manufactures other products like flyswatters, candles and beanies in order to become more self-sustaining. Vinent Gwebu makes candles at Kadimah, he has been there for 7 years. He was lucky enough to get sponsored and completed the New York marathon in 2004 through the Achilles programme and recently an entrepreneurial learnership through ORT. Sipho is 29 years old, despite his short stature he has a sunny disposition and recently proposed to his girlfriend. He dreams of living independently and starting a family of his own. He works mainly with the flyswatters at Kadimah, he earns only R500 a month.
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