Sep 13

Hein Scheepers – Guidy Worx

Guidy Worx George, Western Cape Hein Scheepers 084 7878 033 mr7Hein@gmail.com Web: www.activateleadership.co.za/blog/opportunities-for-underexposed-artists IG: Ras_Hein Twitter: Ras_Hein Guidy Worx provides a platform for under-exposed Artists in the Western Cape by organising arts-based events, such as concerts, exhibitions, open mic sessions and festivals. The project works to mainstream arts and arts-based community development, with the belief …


Sep 13

Duane Kok – Students Lead

Students Lead Pietermaritzburg, Kwa-Zulu Natal Duane Kok 0735225739 duanekok@gmail.com Facebook: studentslead   Students Lead recognises the issue of low academic performance and the lack of career development guidance for vulnerable youth in grades 9-12. The organisation addresses this gap by running after-school support programmes where youth have access to Academic Coaches who facilitate further learning …


Sep 13

Aloma Malgas – Rea Thusa

Rea Thusa Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape Aloma Malgas 0732560639 alomamalgas3@gmail.com Rea Thusa is an NPO operating in a community where substance abuse, crime and a lack of infrastructure leave youth vulnerable and without direction. The organisation seeks to address this problem by providing youth with educational support, hope and guidance through campaigns, fun fares and …


Sep 12

Bulumko Gana – Genius at Work

Genius At Work Gugulethu, Cape Town, Western Cape Bulumko Gana 0642834925 kingbulumko@gmail.com FB: Bulumko Stifler Gana IG: bulumkogana bulumkogana.wordpress.com With the aim of combating youth unemployment by providing capacity building for content creation, Genius At Work introduces Photography and videography as an extramural activity to youth ages 13-18, living and attending school in the townships …


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