GROW kicks off it’s first Educare Centre in Gauteng

We empower qualified, passionate women to own and run successful high quality ECD centres in low-income communities through our proven social franchise model.

Thanks to the support of MySchool and Old Mutual; GROW kicks off its first Educare Centre in Lombardy East! The renovations started at the beginning of August and to the great relief of the teachers and children, the dust settled at the end of August to reveal a much-transformed learning environment. The school transformed from … Read more

Promoting High-Quality Childcare at Scale

We empower qualified, passionate women to own and run successful high quality ECD centres in low-income communities through our proven social franchise model.

Principal Economist – M Caridad Araujo, from the Division of Social Protection and Health, Inter-American Development Bank in Washington DC, USA, wrote an article entitled “Promoting High-Quality Childcare at Scale in Latin America”. Reviewing the article in-depth, it outlines the key elements of good-quality childcare while offering guidance as to how to manage it at … Read more

Franchisee of the year

We empower qualified, passionate women to own and run successful high quality ECD centres in low-income communities through our proven social franchise model.v

Franchisee of the year From humble beginnings, the GROW with educare centres project has now expanded its partnership to 20 amazing ‘franchisees’. Each one running their centre to the highest standard. We felt it necessary to acknowledge the outstanding work done by these wonderful women. At the end of 2017 we held our first Franchisee … Read more