Stephen Lewis in Africa, July 2009

Stephen Lewis’ visit to Africa

Hi everyone – thanks for checking out the official SLF blog. My name is Gillian Mathurin, and I’m a Communications Officer with the Stephen Lewis Foundation. I’m here in Africa with Thomas Nybo (a fabulous videographer) for the next few … Continue reading


Meeting with Gogo Maria

Today we went to visit a spunky great-grandmother named Maria in Lower Molweni, a township deep in the Valley of a Thousand Hills. I met Maria at Siyabonga’s birthday party on Friday afternoon at Hillcrest AIDS Centre Trust. Maria has … Continue reading


Hillcrest AIDS Centre Trust

Yesterday I visited Hillcrest AIDS Centre Trust, on the outskirts of Durban, South Africa. The organization has been caring for people living with HIV and AIDS in the impoverished areas surrounding Hillcrest for the last 17 years. Based in the … Continue reading