Vision , Mission & Values



uMthombo is driven by a vision of transformed, just and reconciled communities where there are no street-connected children and children at risk are supported to avoid turning to drugs and the streets.

Mission or Overall Objective

Street-connected children & youth and children at-risk in eThekwini Metro and surrounds are re-integrated & become functional members of their families and communities.


  •  Foster an environment for creativity and innovation.
  • Promote open and transparent communication.
  • Live out accountability and integrity at all times.
  • Display commitment and passion at all times.
  • Restore hope and provide a nurturing environment for children and youth living on the street.
  • Be intentional about our work and our relationships with each other and the children and youth.