Tweet with a location you can add location information to your tweets, such as your city or precise location, from the web and via third-party applications. What will we think about both during the year and during global week special guests include activist and community leader thulani madondo, executive director of kliptown youth program in south africa, 2012 cnn hero. Please meet our friend, thulani madondo, the founder of kliptown youth organization in kliptown/soweto, outside johannesburg, south africa thulani was nominated as one of cnn's candidates for hero of the year in 2012, and made it into the final 10 nominees. About thulani madondo thulani madondo is the co-founder and current executive director of the kliptown youth program thulani himself was born in a one room shack in kliptown without electricity or running water, so he understands the challenges facing the youth of kliptown. Having grown up in a one room home with his mom and 7 siblings, thulani knew from an early age that he wanted to help make a difference for youth who grow up in similar challenging environments in 2007, thulani co-founded the kliptown youth program (kyp) in soweto, south africa, and now thulani and his [. In conversation : community leader thulani madondo and photographer gary van wyk sit down at ikhaya le themba in mandela park and discuss madondo's work with at-risk youth in soweto, the importance of education in communities like kliptown, and how these communities can work to uplift themselves.
The great anti-apartheid revolutionary nelson mandela once stated, there is no passion to be found playing small - in settling for a life that is less than the one you. Having grown up in a one room home with his mom and 7 siblings, thulani knew from an early age that he wanted to help make a difference for youth who grow up in similar challenging environments. Mae la refugee camp to kliptown ⋅ 176 days ago share facebook twitter sophomore at carrboro high school lives in north carolina but there is still hope thulani madondo told us, if a person was hungry they could ask their neighbors and be full. Brian munyai has spent nearly all of his 22 years living in a small metal shack that has never had electricity or running water he shares a pit latrine wi. Posts about thulani madondo written by emma one young world is a fantastic forum to talk about the issues of education, poverty and youth unemployment, but there's only so much reality that words can convey when sat in an overly air-conditioned auditorium with constant access to snacks and drinks we might have been in africa, but it could.
View the profiles of people named thulani madondo join facebook to connect with thulani madondo and others you may know facebook gives people the power. A south african man from kliptown in soweto is one of 10 finalists for the 2012 cnn hero of the year award the annual campaign honours everyday people doing good deeds in their communitiesmadondo, from the kliptown youth programme, was one of 45,000 nominees from more than 100 countrieswinners are decided by public vote. Congratulations to thulani madondo who has been nominated as a cnn hero for 2012 madondo was nominated as a 2012 cnn hero for his work with the kliptown youth program (kyp), which provides meals for children, support with school fees, after-school care as well as educational help and tutoring to about 400 disadvantaged children from [.
Thulani madondo is a south african native of soweto he was born to a family of nine children who all lived in a one-room shack madondo knew that education would enable him to better his circumstances, so he did everything in his power to stay in school. Kyp leaders thulani madondo: executive director [email protected] thulani madondo is the co-founder and current executive director of the kliptown youth program. Worldwide voting for cnn hero of the year begins today on cnnheroescom and on mobile cnn heroes: an all-star tribute, hosted by cnn's anderson cooper, airs sunday, december 2 new this year: thulani madondo. Emzingo leadershift™ award recognizes the efforts and achievements of purpose-driven responsible leaders thulani madondo we are more than happy to present this award to thulani and his team for the wonderful work they're doing in south africa.
Kliptown youth program's website search this site who we are get involved donate follow us kyp and one thulani madondo executive director of our program was one of the nominees for the role model of the year category for the 2013 feather awards,the feather awards is a celebration.
- Rob marciano, cnn correspondent: they are much more protected now than they were seven years ago what is behind me thulani madondo: since the apartheid time kliptown has not changed, there is no electricity, people are leaving in shacks.
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The top 10 cnn heroes of 2012 - thulani madondo struggled as a child growing up in the slums of kliptown, south africa today, his kliptown youth program provides school uniforms, tutoring, meals and activities to 400 children in the community. Thulani madondo is the cofounder and executive director of kliptown youth program, a south african youth development organization created to help young people from the informal settlement of kliptown move out of. View thulani madondo's profile on linkedin, the world's largest professional community thulani has 2 jobs jobs listed on their profile see the complete profile on linkedin and discover thulani's connections and jobs at similar companies. Providing educational support and after-school activities for children in south africa grant recipient: kliptown youth program kyp director, thulani madondo, noted that one of the most inspiring aspects is seeing the shift in thought process for children in grade 12. Thulani madondo's group provides academic support to 400 children living in the slums of kliptown, south africa donate to thulani madondo's group now at htt. Community leader thulani madondo and photographer gary van wyk sit down at ikhaya le themba in mandela park and discuss madondo's work with at-risk youth in soweto, the importance of education in communities like kliptown, and how these communities can work to uplift themselves.