OUR FOCUS AREAS
We equip and raise up the leaders of tomorrow through education to transform the lives of learners, as well as their families. .
Providing opportunities through skills development where unemployed youth can learn social, vocational and job readiness skills. Our skills development programme empowers youth with the necessary tools to generate an income and rise above poverty.
We engage youth with advanced skills training internships and on-the-job training in industry. We aim to see youth employed and empowered with the skills and networks for a lifetime of work.
We incubate youth-owned micro-businesses to create local employment through one-on-one mentorship and coaching. The Sozo Foundation provides an incubation hub space for internet access, business training and workshops to increase the chance of success and growth of these businesses.
OUR MISSION: TO SEE ALL THE YOUNG ADULTS IN VRYGROND IN EDUCATION, EMPLOYMENT OR TRAINING.
YOUTH UNEMPLOYMENT IN SOUTH AFRICA IS ONE OF THE HIGHEST IN THE WORLD, WITH A CURRENT RATE OF
(Expanded youth unemployment rate. Statistics South Africa Labour Force Survey 2019)