Candice Kern-Thomas

Melisizwe

What does your company do?

We create incredible people for the digital economy by providing school learners and youth in underprivileged communities with access to IT infrastructure and skills. We also provide girls with STEM education and support from grade 9 to matric to enable them to take up careers in STEM.

What is your biggest success?

Providing access to computer labs and Coding qualifications to unemployed youth and seeing them gain employment and create value in their families and communities.

What has been your biggest hurdle?

Becoming a self sustainable organisation by becoming MICT Accredited.