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There are many Programs that we run, tailor-made and designed to develop and empower young people

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Youth events are one of our most creative platforms, where young people are allowed to express themselves.

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Who we are

IGNITE Youth provides a purpose-centered approach to career guidance and coaching so as to help teenagers aged 13-19 years and young adults aged 20-25 years, to create meaningful careers for themselves. Through a holistic approach to youth development, we are unleashing young people's creative and innovative power, creating the next generation of African Leaders who are contributing positively to the communities they live in and rising above socio-economic challenges. We help them to think critically and innovatively about how they can contribute solutions to the problems their communities and country face.

Some of the issues we focus on are youth substance and drug abuse and teen pregnancy. Our life skills training approach supports the social, economic, physical and mental aspects of a young person, thus providing a holistic approach.

We help youth to find and create purpose-driven careers for their lives that are personally fulfilling to them, and at the same time motivated by a desire to make a difference in their community, nation and world, beyond the self.

We do this through 7 holistic Programs that nurture their interests and areas of passion, and help them to gain self-esteem and self sustaining habits for life. We support young people from a variety of backgrounds, including young people from underserved communities, disadvantaged backgrounds and teen moms.

IGNITE draws together a network of local and international organisations, youth leaders, religious organisations, schools, groups, professionals and individuals who share a common vision to empower young Africans.

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Our Programs

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Meet some of our Young Changemakers & Innovators

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KENIAS CHIGOMBE - COMMUNITY ZONE TALKSHOW

Kenias is a 17 year old young activist that has created a talk show called Community Zone that discusses and advocates against improper and inhuman social practises affecting youth.

BLESSED chakubva- 'CATCHIE' ANTI-CRiME APP

Blessed is a 19 year old innovator who has created an anti-crime app that alerts when crime is happening, because the police take ages to arrive at crime scenes in his community, Kambuzuma.

LENNOX MAKURUMIDZE - POET, SPOKEN WORD ARTIsT, WRITER

Lennoxx Makurumidze is a 22 year old poet and spoken word artist who has written a book that creatively uses words to encourage youth to use authentic voices.

GAMUCHIRAI KAMUZAnGAZA - RECYCLED WASTE INITiATIVE

Gamuchirai is a 16 year old young innovator that has created a Recycled waste initiative and uses recycled plastic to create affordable school supplies for children.

Upcoming online Events

Monday 1 February 2021
  • WHatsapp discussion, 8pm - 9pm

Kicking off our Mentorship Mondays with our purpose-driven curriculum with the topic: "Self-esteem"

Wednesday 3 February 2021
  • WHatsapp discussion, 8pm - 9pm

Kicking off our Mental Health Wednesdays with our purpose-driven curriculum with the topic: "What is Mental Health?"

Monday 8 February 2021
  • WHatsapp discussion, 8pm - 9pm

Continuing off our Mentorship Mondays with our purpose-driven curriculum with the topic: "Communication"

Wednesday 10 February 2021
  • WHatsapp discussion, 8pm - 9pm

Continuing our Mental Health Wednesdays with our purpose-driven curriculum with the topic: "Mental Health and COVID-19"

LATEST NEWS

Keep up to date with all the events, Programs and Activites that IGNITE Youth Organisation is doing. Visit our News Page for more stories!

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13may 2020

IGNITE Youth launches #iwillstepup Challenge to support youth ideas that address the impact of the covid-19 pandemic

The COVID-19 global pandemic has heightened the fact that we all have a social responsibility towards each other. Therefore, we have re-launched the #iwillstepup campaign to focus on helping young people around Zimbabwe innovate projects that address the impact of COVID-19.

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01MAY 2020

Fundraiser during the covid19 lockdown, for Kudakwashe Home for Children with special needs and living with disabilities

COVID-19 has affected all spheres of society & there is a constant sense of uncertainty that surrounds most. It is our civic duty to make sure that the most vulnerable members of society such as children with disabilities have a access to basic amenities, such as food and warm clothing.

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09 APRIL 2020

Keeping young people Educated during the lockdown through WhatsApp online Mentorship Classes

Learning should never stop and we are happy to help young people to continue learning essential skills for their future during this Covid-19 lockdown period through online Whatsapp Mentorship classes. We do not want learning to stop! Education is a key component to a young person’s success!

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Help us rescue more girls from early marriages

SUPPORT OUR GIRL EMPOWERMENT PROGRAM

IGNITE is creating a refuge emergency shelter, providing temporary housing to teens ages 12-19 who have become victims of early marriages and who have become teen moms. Room, board and supportive programs are offered to assist in their reintegration.

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We're all about igniting a generation to create an impact
and change their world.

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Youth Impacted

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Youth Leaders

Our Vision

Our vision is to raise up a purpose-driven generation of innovative and creative African youth who can contribute to their nation’s development, pursue meaningful careers for themselves and become the next generation of African Leaders

Realising their Dreams

Dedicated to shaping and encouraging African young people to emergence.

emotional health

We offer support to young people faced with difficult life experiences through counselling.

impacting their communities

We equip individuals to be well versed not only in formal education but also be aware of social injustices.

Living to their fullest potential

Raising up a generation to come alive in faith and change their world.

Becoming influential leaders

Mentoring and equipping youth to become influential leaders in their local communities.

Realising their Purpose

We engage young people where they’re at and empower them to use their God-given gifts.

IGNITE GROWTH BLOG

If you want to know more about reaching your potential, living to your fullest potential, how you can be a positive change to your community or are just looking for inspiration, you’ve landed in the right place! The IGNITE GROWTH Blog is perfect for you.

15 Nov
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How to be a successful young entrepreneur

Here are 7 tips for young or aspiring entrepreneur to help get you started.

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24 Oct
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What is social Justice?

Social justice is based on the concepts of human rights and equality.

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30 Sept
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Depression Symptons and warning signs

How to recognize the symptoms of depression and get effective help.

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