Gugulethu Lethimpilo Mtshali

Echoes of ‘76 (formally known as Naligugulethu Key Foundation)

What does your company do?

When it started it was an NPO mainly focused on mentoring grade 7 learners until they reach matric, also buying them uniform every year. It has now evolved into Echoes of ‘76 which is focused on equipping young people to be decision makers in the country through different programs.

What is your biggest success?

Being part of the World Economic Forum’s Global Shapers and having being the curator and representing South Africa at the WEF annual conference in Switzerland. Also getting involved in the youth parliament of Gauteng as the chairperson of sports, arts and culture.

What has been your biggest hurdle?

Getting the right stakeholders to partner with us and support our course within South African borders