Zakithi Nkosi, the youngest daughter of Stan and Daphne Mashile-Nkosi underwent extensive testing and treatment for Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis (HLH), a rare disorder of the immune system, treated as severely as cancer.
The fight was long and hard until her passing in November 2016. This tragedy brought on an acute sense of empathy from Daphne Mashile-Nkosi for the victims of cancer. Through a partnership between the Stanley & Daphne Nkosi Foundation, the Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital (CHBAH) and Gauteng Department of Health, in Daphne’s honour, a facility was built to care for patients with Haematology, Oncology, Leukemia and related diseases,
The Stanley Nkosi Foundation together with Chris Hani Baragwanath launched the initiative and at the Hospital, marked by an event as a call to action for business leaders to give back to the cause. Inspire Furniture assisted with a contribution of 300 Stella chairs, couches and seating for VIP guests on the day of the launch.