Meet the Team

Henry Gwani


Henry Gwani

A community development practitioner with more than 20 years of experience in Africa. His business travels have taken him to some 30 countries in four continents. In 2015, along with his wife, Mampho, Henry co-founded the Africa Capacity Building Council to address the critical need for vocational training at the base of the economic pyramid in Africa. Henry is pursuing a Doctor of Leadership degree, and previously served with the international NGO, Mercy Ships.

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Siphokazi _Mampho_ Gwani


Siphokazi Gwani

Our SETA accredited learning facilitator with 12 years of experience in the non-profit sector. She has served with the international NGO, Mercy Ships, and is passionate about developing young people and facilitating learning in life-skills and wellness. Married and blessed with two children, Mampho enjoys networking with people and organizing training events. Before engaging in the social sector, Mampho worked for 15 years with Standard Bank and Diners Club in South Africa. 

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Zolisa Gwiji

Our carpenter with six years of experience in the clothing, textile, footwear, and leather manufacturing industry. Trained at Coricraft, he specializes in manufacturing living room furniture, especially couches and chairs. His clients include McDonalds, Redbull, and several individuals and schools in Cape Town. Originally from Port St. Johns, Zolisa enjoys training and coaching economically disadvantaged youth, and views this as part of his corporate social responsibility.

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