Eighteen formerly disadvantaged workers at the Wamakersvallei Winery
87 people, including dependents
Why was it started?
To empower farm workers
How was it done?
The Phambili Trust is an ‘asset-owning’ business responsible for winemaking. All profits from their activities are distributed amongst the workers and their families, including long-term investments in housing, education and training, as well as future business development projects.
Social and Economic Implications
Profits from the trusts activitiesare distributed amongst workers, increasing income