Young Leaders Mentoring Program

[vc_section][vc_row full_width=”stretch_row” css=”.vc_custom_1494449048239{margin-bottom: 0px !important;padding-bottom: 5px !important;}”][vc_column][volunteer_feature_box alignment=”center” title=”Young Leaders Mentoring Program” title_weight=”600″ border_options=”small_border”]Peer Mentoring | Leadership Development | Civic Engagement | Conducive Learning Environment | Community Development[/volunteer_feature_box][volunteer_feature_box title=”The Problem” title_weight=”600″ border_options=”small_border”]We identify and develop promising African youth through mentoring, leadership training, community and personal development programs.[/volunteer_feature_box][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row css=”.vc_custom_1551536279193{margin-top: 0px !important;margin-bottom: 0px !important;border-bottom-width: 0px !important;padding-top: 0px !important;}”][vc_column][vc_custom_heading text=”Leadership & Life Skills Training” font_container=”tag:h4|text_align:left” use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_row_inner css=”.vc_custom_1551536506084{margin-bottom: 0px !important;border-bottom-width: 0px !important;}”][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vc_single_image image=”3444″ img_size=”full” style=”vc_box_rounded” css_animation=”none” enable_animation_pro=”” css=”.vc_custom_1551535999622{border-top-width: 2px !important;border-right-width: 4px !important;border-bottom-width: 4px !important;border-left-width: 2px !important;border-left-color: #ffffff !important;border-left-style: solid !important;border-right-color: #ffffff !important;border-right-style: solid !important;border-top-color: #ffffff !important;border-top-style: solid !important;border-bottom-color: #ffffff !important;border-bottom-style: solid !important;border-radius: 5px !important;}”][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]Youth from less privileged backgrounds are at risk of poorer life outcomes due to low self-esteem, lack of opportunities, knowledge, skills and guidance, to mention a few. This program provides the critical resources and support to enable them maximize their potential and lead change.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row css=”.vc_custom_1551536299966{margin-top: 0px !important;margin-bottom: 0px !important;border-top-width: 0px !important;border-bottom-width: 0px !important;}”][vc_column][vc_custom_heading text=”Youth Mentoring & Counseling” font_container=”tag:h4|text_align:left” use_theme_fonts=”yes” css=”.vc_custom_1551537956050{margin-top: 0px !important;}”][vc_row_inner css=”.vc_custom_1551536519502{margin-bottom: 0px !important;border-bottom-width: 0px !important;}”][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vc_single_image image=”3428″ img_size=”full” style=”vc_box_rounded” css_animation=”none” enable_animation_pro=”” css=”.vc_custom_1551534956446{border-top-width: 2px !important;border-right-width: 4px !important;border-bottom-width: 4px !important;border-left-width: 2px !important;border-left-color: #ffffff !important;border-left-style: solid !important;border-right-color: #ffffff !important;border-right-style: solid !important;border-top-color: #ffffff !important;border-top-style: solid !important;border-bottom-color: #ffffff !important;border-bottom-style: solid !important;border-radius: 5px !important;}”][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]Through mentoring, we provide a support system and encouragement to boost their morale and confidence, enable them take good decisions and set goals to achieve their dreams and aspirations.
In addition, our unique peer mentoring model equips youth with the skills to mentor, serve as role models and transfer knowledge to their peers in their schools and environs.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row el_id=”Club”][vc_column][vc_custom_heading text=”Young Leaders Club” font_container=”tag:h4|text_align:left” use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_row_inner css=”.vc_custom_1551536537542{margin-bottom: 0px !important;border-bottom-width: 0px !important;}”][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vc_single_image image=”3619″ img_size=”full” css_animation=”none” enable_animation_pro=”” css=”.vc_custom_1551535984709{border-top-width: 2px !important;border-right-width: 4px !important;border-bottom-width: 4px !important;border-left-width: 2px !important;border-left-color: #ffffff !important;border-left-style: solid !important;border-right-color: #ffffff !important;border-right-style: solid !important;border-top-color: #ffffff !important;border-top-style: solid !important;border-bottom-color: #ffffff !important;border-bottom-style: solid !important;border-radius: 5px !important;}”][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]Through this platform, alumni Change Champions from our Young Leaders Mentoring Program discuss issues affecting them, share ideas and collaborate for increased community service.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row el_id=”Outreach”][vc_column][vc_custom_heading text=”Schools Educational Outreaches” font_container=”tag:h4|text_align:left” use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vc_single_image image=”3620″ img_size=”full” css_animation=”none” enable_animation_pro=”” css=”.vc_custom_1551535957880{border-top-width: 2px !important;border-right-width: 4px !important;border-bottom-width: 4px !important;border-left-width: 2px !important;border-left-color: #ffffff !important;border-left-style: solid !important;border-right-color: #ffffff !important;border-right-style: solid !important;border-top-color: #ffffff !important;border-top-style: solid !important;border-bottom-color: #ffffff !important;border-bottom-style: solid !important;border-radius: 5px !important;}”][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]We identify specific challenges ranging from negative peer influence, poor academic performance and lack of clarity, that are identified as limiting factors in the performance of students in schools we adopt and organize special intervention programs to address them.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row el_id=”ICT”][vc_column][vc_custom_heading text=”Summer ICT Program” font_container=”tag:h4|text_align:left” use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vc_single_image image=”3621″ img_size=”full” css_animation=”none” enable_animation_pro=”” css=”.vc_custom_1551535941210{border-top-width: 2px !important;border-right-width: 4px !important;border-bottom-width: 4px !important;border-left-width: 2px !important;border-left-color: #ffffff !important;border-left-style: solid !important;border-right-color: #ffffff !important;border-right-style: solid !important;border-top-color: #ffffff !important;border-top-style: solid !important;border-bottom-color: #ffffff !important;border-bottom-style: solid !important;border-radius: 5px !important;}”][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]Through our summer ICT program, underserved youth with little or no ICT knowledge or digital skills are equipped with foundational knowledge of computer appreciation, application packages to enable them succeed in today’s competitive ICT driven world.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row el_id=”Renovation”][vc_column][vc_custom_heading text=”Renovation & School Upgrades” font_container=”tag:h4|text_align:left” use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vc_single_image image=”3622″ img_size=”full” css_animation=”none” enable_animation_pro=”” css=”.vc_custom_1551535782258{border-top-width: 2px !important;border-right-width: 4px !important;border-bottom-width: 4px !important;border-left-width: 2px !important;border-left-color: #ffffff !important;border-left-style: solid !important;border-right-color: #ffffff !important;border-right-style: solid !important;border-top-color: #ffffff !important;border-top-style: solid !important;border-bottom-color: #ffffff !important;border-bottom-style: solid !important;border-radius: 5px !important;}”][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]Through this initiative, we provide teaching and learning infrastructure to improve the quality of education of underserved students and ensure they have a safe, conducive and fully equipped learning environment.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][/vc_column][/vc_row][/vc_section][vc_row full_width=”stretch_row” css=”.vc_custom_1493660033250{background-color: #a7d558 !important;}”][vc_column][volunteer_feature_box title=”The Model” title_transform=”transform-none” title_weight=”600″ border_options=”small_border”]Through our unique leadership development and peer mentoring program, we identify, groom and nurture young leaders in public high schools with a view to helping them realize their full potential and become agents of change in the society, by creating programs that foster relationships among participants for increased social impact, providing conducive learning environment, and improving computer literacy level among youth we work with.[/volunteer_feature_box][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vc_single_image image=”1984″ img_size=”370×300″ alignment=”center” onclick=”link_image” enable_animation_pro=”” css=”.vc_custom_1551538357986{border-top-width: 2px !important;border-right-width: 4px !important;border-bottom-width: 4px !important;border-left-width: 2px !important;border-left-color: #ffffff !important;border-left-style: solid !important;border-right-color: #ffffff !important;border-right-style: solid !important;border-top-color: #ffffff !important;border-top-style: solid !important;border-bottom-color: #ffffff !important;border-bottom-style: solid !important;border-radius: 5px !important;}”][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vc_single_image image=”1983″ img_size=”370×300″ alignment=”center” onclick=”link_image” enable_animation_pro=”” css=”.vc_custom_1551538550334{border-top-width: 2px !important;border-right-width: 4px !important;border-bottom-width: 4px !important;border-left-width: 2px !important;border-left-color: #ffffff !important;border-left-style: solid !important;border-right-color: #ffffff !important;border-right-style: solid !important;border-top-color: #ffffff !important;border-top-style: solid !important;border-bottom-color: #ffffff !important;border-bottom-style: solid !important;border-radius: 1px !important;}”][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vc_single_image image=”3636″ img_size=”370×300″ alignment=”center” onclick=”link_image” enable_animation_pro=”” css=”.vc_custom_1551538523919{border-top-width: 2px !important;border-right-width: 4px !important;border-bottom-width: 4px !important;border-left-width: 2px !important;border-left-color: #ffffff !important;border-left-style: solid !important;border-right-color: #ffffff !important;border-right-style: solid !important;border-top-color: #ffffff !important;border-top-style: solid !important;border-bottom-color: #ffffff !important;border-bottom-style: solid !important;border-radius: 5px !important;}”][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][volunteer_feature_box title=”The Impact” title_transform=”transform-none” title_weight=”600″ border_options=”small_border”]The practical leadership development program, life skills training, mentoring, educational projects and ICT training have equipped the students with the essential personal, social and leadership skills to become Change Champions and inspired them along with their Mentees to carry out projects that have positively impacted their schools, the community and their peers.[/volunteer_feature_box][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vc_single_image image=”3471″ img_size=”full” alignment=”center” onclick=”link_image” enable_animation_pro=”” css=”.vc_custom_1551550104390{border-top-width: 2px !important;border-right-width: 4px !important;border-bottom-width: 4px !important;border-left-width: 2px !important;border-left-color: #ffffff !important;border-left-style: solid !important;border-right-color: #ffffff !important;border-right-style: solid !important;border-top-color: #ffffff !important;border-top-style: solid !important;border-bottom-color: #ffffff !important;border-bottom-style: solid !important;border-radius: 5px !important;}”][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vc_single_image image=”3482″ img_size=”full” add_caption=”yes” alignment=”center” onclick=”link_image” enable_animation_pro=”” css=”.vc_custom_1551550097951{border-top-width: 2px !important;border-right-width: 4px !important;border-bottom-width: 4px !important;border-left-width: 2px !important;border-left-color: #ffffff !important;border-left-style: solid !important;border-right-color: #ffffff !important;border-right-style: solid !important;border-top-color: #ffffff !important;border-top-style: solid !important;border-bottom-color: #ffffff !important;border-bottom-style: solid !important;border-radius: 5px !important;}”][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vc_single_image image=”3658″ img_size=”full” alignment=”center” onclick=”link_image” enable_animation_pro=”” css=”.vc_custom_1551550218516{border-top-width: 2px !important;border-right-width: 4px !important;border-bottom-width: 4px !important;border-left-width: 2px !important;border-left-color: #ffffff !important;border-left-style: solid 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