CTW Volunteers 2013
World Vision South Africa
Shortly: I’m a 45-year-old freelancer and development practitioner from Pietermaritzburg with postgraduate diplomas in both education and health promotion (psychology). I also have a diploma ...
Shortly: I’m a 27-year-old accountant from Gauteng. I have worked in the finance division of Vodacom for eight years. I have been a regular Vodacom staff volunteer and have taken part i...
Women and Men Against Child Abuse
Shortly: I’m a 23-year-old who holds a BA in psychology. I’ve been a counsellor at the South African Depression Group as well as a junior counsellor at the Wits Community Clinic. The lo...
The Tomorrow Trust
Shortly: I hold a BA (Hons) degree in ergonomics as well as a postgraduate diploma in occupational health and medicine and has gained extensive work experience in the fields of research, management...
Etafeni Day Care Centre Trust
Shortly: I’m a 35-year-old from the Western Cape with a wealth of experience - ranging from facilities management to website design, event management and theatrical performance. As a Personal...
Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory
Shortly: Alta Brown (47) is an events and projects manager, who first stumbled upon charitable work through her interest in events and Harley Davidsons. Alta has chosen the Nelson Mandela Centre of...
Bhekuzulu Self Sufficient Project (BSSP)
Shortly: I’m a 36-year-old programmes manager with a BA law degree, a diploma in local government and a certificate in community legal practice. My work experience includes coordinating proje...
Jumping Kids Prosthetics Fund
Shortly: I’m a 33-year-old graduate of corporate communications. I majored in marketing and publications and completed my postgraduate studies in business administration at Wits Business Scho...
Jes Foord Foundation
Shortly: Michelle Smith is a 26-year-old from KwaZulu-Natal. With the help of the 2013 Vodacom Change the World initiative, Michelle hopes to restore the lives of young girls after rape. She will b...
Shortly: Baveena Nathoo is a 24-year-old who holds a Bachelor of business science (Hons) degree in marketing and a BComm (Hons) in financial analysis and portfolio management. She chose SHAWCO as t...
Disabled people South Africa
Shortly: Ayanda Makaula is a 29-year-old with a BA degree in human resources and holds postgraduate qualifications in public relations, marketing, project management and broadcast management. She h...
LEAP Science and Maths School
Shortly: I am an accomplished journalist - having headed Oprah Magazine’s Features Department as Features Editor. I have chosen LEAP Science and Maths School as my Vodacom Change the World NP...
Shortly: Aviwe Mzazi is a 26-year-old counsellor who holds a BA (Hons) in psychology and BA in social science. Aviwe completed her internship with LifeLine Port Elizabeth (LLPE), which is the organ...
Kliptown Youth Program
Shortly: I’m a 28-year-old chartered accountant. I’ve chosen the Kliptown Youth Programme as my NPO for the 2013 Vodacom Change the World initiative. I have been with the organisation f...
Singakwenza Education and Health
Shortly: I hail from KwaZulu Natal and have chosen Singakwenza Education and Health as my NPO for the 2013 Vodacom Change the World initiative. With my qualification in marketing management a...
Shortly: I am a registered trauma counsellor who holds a BA (Hons) in psychology. I’ve chosen Lifeline Ekurhuleni as my organisation for Vodacom Change the World. I’ve worked with the o...
Shortly: Caitlin Longman is a 25-year-old speech therapist and audiologist from Gauteng. She believes that caring for the elderly is often an under-resourced area of need in South Africa and this i...
APD Free State
Shortly: Jessica Vosloo (25), joined the Vodacom Change the World programme as a volunteer for APD Free State, hoping to raise public awareness of the issues around health and disability and explor...
Shortly: I’m a Johannesburg-based a wife and mother of two teenagers and have recently completed my PhD in Social Work. My paper, titled ‘the Needs of Children Orphaned by HIV/AIDS in M...
What do the Volunteers say?
By: Cindy Van Zyl