After a successful Poll by internationally reputed rating establishment, Avance Media, Mabutho Mthembu has been voted the 2017 Most Influential Young South African in Social Entreprise & Philanthropy in one of the most credible and respected rankings system that honours youth excellence in South Africa.
Below are the 2017 Most Influential Young South African in Social Entreprise & Philanthropy as voted by the Public.
- Mabutho Mthembu (Youth Managers Foundation)
- Raymond Ledwaba (Diski Nine9)
- Catherine Constantinides (Miss Earth South Africa)
- Fulufhelo Ramulifho (Careers For A Powerful You)
- Sophie Kanza (Sophie Kanza Foundation)
- Nthabiseng Mosia (Azimuth)
- Lebang Nong (Katleho Pele Education)
- Thato Kgatlhanye (Rethaka (Pty) Ltd)
- Mukovhe Morris Masutha (Thusanani Foundation)
- Emmanuel Bonoko (Ebonoko Foundation)
The poll which drew public participation from over 90 countries voted Politician, Dr. Mbuyiseni Ndlozi also as the 2017 Most Influential Young South African.
Mamelodi Sundowns’ Percy Tau, Model Nomzamo Mbatha, Medical Doctor, Dr Sandile Kubheka, and Musician Cassper Nyovest were also voted among the top 5 most influential young South Africans respectively.
Model and Actress Nomzamo Mbatha was also voted as the Most Influential Young South African Woman.
Prince Akpah, MD of Avance Media says he hopes the annual polls will inspire young people to create a positive environment that will encourage other South African youths to excel in their various endeavours.
Profile of Mabutho Mthembu, 2017 South Africa’s Most Influential Young Person in Social Entreprise & Philanthropy
Mabutho is founder and chairman of the Youth Managers Foundation (YMF), an organization focused on the development of young change-driven leaders at high schools, through mentorship, leadership development, and career guidance support.
Since its foundation in 2009, he has led YMF to be a national organization, which has expanded its footprint and further entered into sponsorship agreements with global and local corporate giants, including Shanduka, KPMG, and Transnet.
Mabutho is also a senior tax manager at KPMG South Africa, where he specializes in Taxation.
He was voted the 2017 Most Influential Young South African in Social Entreprise & Philanthropy.
Source: Avance Media