Login |  

*


 

 

CHANGE MAKER
Image: Anne-Lise Bure Born in East Africa, social activist and adult educator, managing director of The Novalis Ubuntu Institute in Cape Town

With close to 30 years experience working in the sector of Civil Society.  She carries and lives a pioneering visit. The Novalis Ubuntu Institute in Cape Town, South Africa is a non-profit organization committed to acknowledging, honouring and nurturing the unique gifts, talents and inner resources of each individual.   Read More...


CHANGE MAKER
Image: Cleon Jordan In 1997 I was involved in a motor vehicle accident which left me paralyzed

The stigma attached to disability, the inaccessible environments, the blatant disregard and exclusion I felt from society made me question my value as a person. But it made me question more than just how much I valued myself.

 
  Read More...

CHANGE MAKER
Image: Avril Hoepner  - a mother of four and grandmother of five The exciting and informative years of my personal development and also an awakening of the strength and power of women in society.

At the age of 50 I found my voice and each day am challenged by the extraordinary ways in which I can influence what I say and do in order to bring about wholeness in the lives of people that I meet.. I am an Executive Director of the Western Cape Blind Association which gave birth to the Light and Healing Centre which provides employment to blind and partially sighted men and women in Aromatherapy Massage. I have learnt so much about myself working amongst the visually impaired and carry these building blocks as I proceed through life.   Read More...


CHANGE MAKER
Image: Wendy Vermeulen - Brownies And Downies ! I was born and raised in the Netherlands into a supportive family that worked in hospitality and service.

My internship was completed in South Africa and I decided to stay on and make Cape Town my home. I wanted to make a difference, and so began my long-time goal of opening a Brownies And Downies here after connecting with Wade.   Read More...


CHANGE MAKER
Image: Jesmina (Naomi) STEMMET   :   “Community Developer” An entrepreneur who has been self-employed for more than 20 years in the construction industry

Jesmina (Naomi) STEMMET born and raised in the notorious gang land Hanover Park and it is with this passion, drive and full understanding of what it entails to be a young person growing up in a disadvantaged district like Hanover Park, that she has found the strength to pursue such a huge noble cause. Following the call of her heart “Community Developer”.   Read More...


CHANGE MAKER
Image: Karen Smit  :  Commercial Business Unit - Vodacom Meet the dazzling, dynamic, dynamite

Long before having my own family, from the age of 3 years, I have had to overcome many physical and attitudinal barriers. I was diagnosed with aggressive Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis that affects all my joints and I spend most of my first 15 years in hospital.

    Read More...


Subscribe

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Copyright 2011 by WeCanChangeOurWorld   Terms Of Use  Privacy Statement