Unlocking the leadership potential in young South Africans

F2F Alumni

Desert Rose

I have been performing as a back-up vocalist and clarinettist for Desert Rose since August 2009.

Desert Rose is a Cape Town based music group run by Lynne-Holmes Ganief and Yusuf Ganief that uses multifaith world music to spiritually connect people from different backgrounds. Lynne describes “The Awakening” album (which I featured on in 2009):… Continue reading

F2F Alumni at G8/G20 Youth Summit, Washington DC.

Sarah Oliver, a F2F alumni, was selected to attend the G8/G20 Youth Summit in Washington DC 2012. She was chosen to represent South Africa as the Youth Minister of Development as part of the South African Delegation that attended the Summit. Here is her experience:

“It has been a week of absorbing, challenging, questioning, reflecting,… Continue reading

3 Months in India at Maher

Sarah Oliver spent 3 months in India as a volunteer at ‘Maher’, a home for women and children.


As a volunteer I taught conversational English classes and music classes, and helped out wherever I was needed. I was also lucky enough to participate in Indian dance classes, which I loved! Maher is a very… Continue reading

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