I am passionate about
ActionsI started a small agricultural business in 2011, which is now a family
cooperative producing A-grade products on a commercial scale. We are a
community-based project, with six full-time and four part-time employees. We
supply six creches with produce on a weekly basis at no cost and offer a
holiday internship to youths interested in agriculture.
I am also a founding member of a youth development program called, Marula
Youth Foundation. Through this project, we develop children from the SOS
children's village in Ennerdale, Johannesburg. We currently work with 76
children and aim to empower them in areas of career guidance, sports
development and pursuing tertiary education.
Lastly, in collaboration with two of my fellow OYW Ambassadors, Scott Lehman
and Chiara Julius, we aim to raise funds for an organisation called Home of
Hope. This home is a safe haven for young girls who are trafficked into
prostitution and drug peddling. The home currently supports 76 girls who live
in two of the homes and an additional 150 vulnerable children through their