‘Wasteland – Graced Land ‘ experience is re-imagining tourism in South Africa

An alternative to mainstream resort stays and travel routes, Dreamcatcher has spent years in communities inspiring new ways to offer inclusively local experiences which benefit local communities and which contribute tangibly to the greater good of society. Wasteland – Graced Land is situated in Melkhoutfontein, close to the N.2 between Cape Town and Port Elizabeth, […]

Dreamcatcher Sustainable Growth Model Inspires Entrepreneurial thinking for School Curriculum

The Dreamcatcher Foundation, spearheading training and inspiring women and youth in South African townships to become tourism and its peripheral services entrepreneurs since before 1994, formed a collaborative partnership recently with South African curriculum planners and ‘Onderwijs Maak je Samen’ (Education is achieved together), a Dutch NGO. It is the first time that the Dutch […]

Co-Founder of Dreamcatcher sister organisation in the Netherlands passes away

Over the years we have had help from some incredible people. As the year drew to an end, Sonja van Proosdij, co-founder of the sister organisation of Dreamcatcher in the Netherlands, sadly passed away on the 28th December 2017 at her home in The Hague. Together with her partner Jacque Beckers, they were passionate about […]

Awakening of the ‘Forgotten People’- A dream comes to life

A project named Wasteland – Graced land five years in the making and over 25 years as a dream to help an impoverished community, with significant ancient ancestry, has finally started coming true for the residents of Melkhoutfontein, Hessequa, Garden Route in South Africa. The dreamer is Anthea Rossouw, who is the founder of Dreamcatcher […]

Dreamcatcher is ‘Saving St Augustines Church’ in South Africa

MELKHOUTFONTEIN NEWS FLASH & VIDEOS – The historic St Augustine’s Church is being lovingly restored to its former glory by die Dreamcatcher Foundation. Volunteers from the local community of Melkhoutfontein were joined by a number of international visitors, joining the teams as volunteers for a day or two, with some for a week, to restore […]