Co-Founder and Director
Olympic Champion, World Champion, African Champion. After competing at 5 Olympic Games, winning 7 Olympic medals (more than any other African) and breaking multiple world records, Kirsty is pouring her endless energy and love for Africa into helping kids have a better future by providing them with opportunities through sport. Her degree in hotel and restaurant management, membership on the world's largest sporting platform (International Olympic Commicee) and Vice President of Zimbabwe Olympic Committee, brings a unique sports vision and expertise in global event management to low income areas of Zimbabwe.
Co-Founder and Director
Global sponsorship agreements, negotiations, sports management, athlete and business development make up a small part of Tyrone's background. Having managed Kirsty's successful career for over a decade, Tyrone is a powerful creator who is passionate about sport and youth development. After a near drowning incident as a young child, Tyrone is naturally purpose-driven and easily frustrated when results are not achieved but equally driven in achieving them.
Kim's international experience in business administration spans seven countries. This multicultural background is an important element in keeping our team together and moving forward. Her ability to work with different people ensures our internal culture of "unity in diversity" is a strength we continually develop. Kim has in depth knowledge when it comes to public relations, communications and human resources, and although these are important facets of our organization, but being a mother of two has at many times proven to be the most important.
Jodie thrives on the energy from children and her passion for coaching drives all of us. Jodie has been a personal trainer, Zimbabwe hockey player and taught children to learn to swim in various countries. She has a unique connection with children and this gives her the ability to truly get the best out of them.
Tariro has been working in the not for profit sector for over 6 years and has a Master of Science in Development Studies. She has experience fundraising, managing and implementing community based projects in Zimbabwe and Malawi.
Administrator and Coach
Charity is a basketball and rugby sportswoman who has represented the country in various international games. In addition to this she is the Women's National Captain for both teams. She also plays in the Harare leagues for both basketball and rugby and brings in a wealth of knowledge in sports training and coaching. Charity has passion for working with the girl child and empowering women.
Kim is an avid waterpolo player and a member of Zimbabwe woman's waterpolo team. She is our youngest member of the team and is passionate about the outdoors, fitness, gym, coaching, and her hair. She manages our social media and brings a youthfulness to our team that is always refreshing and uplifting.
Our volunteers live in the same areas we are active in. This is important to us because we want long term partnerships with these communities. Our volunteers are passionate about children, sport and education. They are responsible for: rolling out our programs, mentoring our kids, and being role models in the community. We also help develop our volunteers so their experience with us helps them grow and find further opportunities
We are always on the look out for new HEROES. Become part of our team by volunteering, sponsoring or working with us to create a better future for our children.