Short Summary of the NM Bay Nehemiah Vision

  1. What problem are we trying to solve?
  • Thousands of South Africans are involved in community outreach, yet the output is just not equivalent to the input
  • The problem lies in the fact that our efforts are disconnected, and as a result, there is a lack of traction in responding to the challenges of inequality, poverty, and unemployment
  1. What do we plan to do about it?
  • We plan to use the Biblical Nehemiah Model to promote collaboration between different sectors of civil society.
  1. How will this address the issue?
  • We will utilize the existing municipality ward structures.
  1. What makes your concept unique?
  • The ability to focus our time on the execution of the plan in already existing wards instead of spending time on building new organizations/structures.
  1. How does this concept fit into the relevant “value-chain”?
  • Inequality
  • Poverty
  • Unemployment