Khula Mattafin is a group of women from the Mattafin settlement next to the Mbombela Stadium in Nelspruit that started a sustainable gardening project about nineteen years ago. At first they only supplied food for themselves but they have recently started to sell some of the excess food to the community.

Women working in their gardens.

Women working in their gardens.

There is no running water that provides irrigation to the gardens.

There is no running water that provides irrigation to the gardens.

One of the holes that the women use to get water from under ground is almost dried up.

One of the holes that the women use to get water from under ground is almost dried up.