CTW Volunteers 2014
The Jes Foord Foundation
With the help of the Vodacom Change the World programme, Michelle is able to help restore the lives of women and girls who have been raped. Smith who is from KwaZulu Natal, is working at the Jes Fo...
South African Guide Dogs Association
Rosemary, a qualified teacher who started her own real estate business, says that she joined the Vodacom Change the World volunteer programme because she wants to give back to society. She is the p...
Family Life Centre
Samantha who is a legal practitioner, will be focusing on gender based violence and human trafficking, as part of the Vodacom Change the World programme. She will be volunteering at the Family Life...
Women and Men Against Child Abuse
Yushene, who volunteers at Women and Men Against Child Abuse in Boksburg, Gauteng, says that it was her love and commitment to children, which led her to become part of Vodacom Change the World progra...
People Upliftment Programme (PopUp)
As part of the Vodacom Change the World programme Madelein is working at the People Upliftment Programme (PopUp) in Pretoria. She has her Honours in Industrial Psychology and experience in teaching...
Alice Barlow Zambodla
Alice has a PhD in education, science faculty and has a passion for working with children from disadvantaged backgrounds. She is fascinated with how ICT can complement teachers and learning.&nbs...
Greater Rape Intervention Project (GRIP)
Magda who has extensive experience in trauma counselling, will be volunteering at the Greater Rape Intervention Project (GRIP) in Mpumalanga. She will be focusing on gender based violence and has v...
Up Up Up Youth Project
Mdluli who specialises in youth skills development is a trainer at the Up Up Up Youth Project in Nelspruit, Mpumalanga. He is a practising pastor and has a Diploma in Ministerial Theology. He has alwa...
Life Changers Foundation
Dale believes with the right training and education young people who are addicted to drugs, can kick the habit. She is volunteering as a programme manager at the Life Changers Foundation in the Wes...
Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory
Alta hopes that her work at the Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory, will make South Africans realise, that everyone needs to contribute to help build the new nation which Mandela envisioned. She is an...
Singakwenza Education and Health
Linda Hill from KwaZulu Natal, want to grow the Singakwenza Education and Health organisation. She has a qualification in Marketing Management and has 23 years experience in public relations and ma...
Lise Mari van den Dool
U-Turn Homeless Ministries
Lise is an occupational therapist from the Western Cape who is volunteering at U-Turn, an NPO focussing on the poor and homeless. She has experience in working with various population groups includ...
Kliptown Youth Program
Stephanie Venter fell hopelessly in love with corporate social investment when she joined the Vodacom Change the World programme. Venter who is a chartered accountant worked for a year at the Caree...
Matla a Bana
Christelle is a project development and marketing officer at the Callie and Monique Trust, as part of the Vodacom Change the World programme. The focus area of the organisation which is based in th...
Golden Gateway Hospice
The 32-year old Malepa, who works as a coordinator for the Orphaned and Vulnerable Children at Golden Gateway Hospice, strongly believes in the power of volunteering. Prior to the Vodacom Change th...
Kaathima Ebrahim from Gauteng’s passion is to help disadvantaged children to get more access to the internet. She is of the opinion that the internet can help learners to make decisions regardin...
Jumping Kids Prosthetics Fund
It was the Vodacom Change the World initiative which made the 33 year old Michael who is also a double amputee, realise that the there is a dire need for prosthetic legs for children. The corporate...
Eastern Cape NGO Coalition (ECNGOC)
Nsangwe who is a financial and management advisor at the Eastern Cape NGO Coalition (ECNGOC), has been involved in the NGO sector since 2003. The organisation was established in 1995 and is made up...
The Business Bridge
Solomon who focuses on enterprise development has a BCom degree in Marketing. He has experience in developing and executing global marketing. He also lectured and tutored at TSIBA Education. Wil...
Joint Aid Management South Africa (JAMSA)
Martin who hails from Gauteng is a team coordinator at Joint Aid Management South Africa(JAM SA) and focuses on enterprise development. He has a Diploma in Project Management, a National Certificat...
What do the Volunteers say?
By: Cindy Van Zyl