ISOS AFRICA INITIATIVE 

ABOUT US
Sports, Arts, Design & Development Academy aims to create a supportive community where talent can flourish and opportunities are accessible to all. Our goal is to help members from disadvantaged backgrounds with ongoing career support within their various disciplines.

We regularly host a variety of events, jam sessions, poetry, live concerts, and workshops for artists of all skill levels. Our goal is to create a supportive and creative community where artists can come together to collaborate and inspire one another.

Whether you're a seasoned professional or just starting out, there is something for everyone at our events; services also include rural areas.

Arts

Arts

We aim to provide underprivileged individuals access to the creative arts activities and its many benefits to the society. The programs are offered freely to remove financial barriers that often prevent marginalized communities from engaging in artistic pursuits. We believe that exposure to arts creative activities can also serve as a means of social integration, common heritage for celebration and bridge the cultural divides prevalent within our communities.

Poetry

Poetry

Our poetry sessions serve as a powerful platform for individuals to embrace their voice dynamics, express their emotions and thoughts with a unique flair and rhythmic cadence. Through the art of poetry, artists are able to connect with each other on a deeper level by expressing their life's stories, fostering understanding and empathy, ultimately leading to stronger and more harmonious communities with hope & forgiveness in their hearts.

Painting

Painting

Painting is not just a form of art; it’s about creating an atmosphere, a powerful means of communication and personal growth. We aim to inspire individuals to explore their unique artistic voice and discover the joy of self-discovery through painting. Our goal is to foster creativity and self-expression through our shared love for painting, whether you are a beginner student, an experienced artist or just a hobbyist painting for fun and fulfilment.

Fashion

Fashion

This program aims to foster a supportive community for designers of all ages and skill levels. It encourages collaboration, inspires creativity, and provides opportunities for showcasing unique styles. Whether seasoned or new, the program nurtures talent and helps individuals grow in their craft. We provide designers with a platform for networking, learning, and opportunities for growth and development, celebrating diversity and empowering fashion enthusiasts to thrive.

Sports

Sports

This activities are designed to bring the joy of sports to people of all ages and fitness levels. We have partnered with local coaches to offer free soccer clinics, and coaching sessions for those children who may not otherwise have the means to participate in sports training. We also collaborate with local schools and soccer clubs to ensure that we get the participation of as many underprivileged community members as possible.

Literacy

Literacy

We play a vital role in promoting African heritage awareness through educational programs, providing free resources and community engagement opportunities. We are building positive relationships with our public libraries as crucial for fostering a culture of lifelong learning and access to information. We also integrate local schools, creches and nonprofit organizations in literacy program to ensure its effectiveness and maximum participation of the community.

Event Postponed Indefinitely

YEAH' DRUM CLINICS

SADDA will be hosting YEAH Drum clinics festival at Botshabelo Digital Hub featuring drummers from diverse genres of music, including Afropop, Hip Hop, Jazz and Gospel music. This festival promises an unforgettable experience and a vibrant atmosphere for both artists and fans to engage.


  • Date: 2024/03/23 11:00 PM
  • Location: Botshabelo Digital Hub, Industrial Area, Botshabelo, 9781 (Map)

  • Botshabelo Digital Hub, Office No. 06,
  • 09 Pink Street, Industrial Area, 9781