Early Childhood Development (ECD) Legacy Project


National Lotteries Commission in their light to contribute towards improving the quality of education implemented an ECD Legacy project in 2015. Over R400 million was spent focusing on improving ECD infrastructure as well as improving the capacity of the practitioners through training and development. Containers and buildings were allocated funding in different provinces. The tables below illustrate a breakdown per province:



Total Funded: 95


Total Funded: 109




Total number of buildings funded

Gauteng 10
Western Cape 5
Northern Cape 11
Kwa-Zulu Natal 10
Limpopo 12
North West 17
Eastern Cape 10
Free State 10
Mpumalanga 10
Total 95





Total number of containers funded

Gauteng 13
Western Cape 11
Northern Cape 5
Kwa-Zulu Natal 12
Limpopo 13
North West 11
Eastern Cape 14
Free State 17
Mpumalanga 13
Total 109