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Tsheto Youth Initiative

We aspire to be a beacon of empowerment, fostering a diverse and
inclusive community that celebrates uniqueness and cultivates excellence.

About Me

My name is Thoriso Maimane. I am a passionate advocate for youth empowerment, driven by my personal journey and unwavering belief in the potential that lies within each young individual. Having experienced the challenges of unemployment during my own youth, I intimately understand the transformative power of guidance and support. This profound realization ignited a fire in me to dedicate my life to helping young people unlock their full potential and embrace their distinctive leadership qualities. At the heart of my mission is a vision of creating a life changing and inclusive space through the Youth Initiative, where young minds can thrive. Guided by values of empowerment, inclusivity, and excellence, I am committed to providing mentorship, educational resources, and innovative programs that encourage resilience and personal growth. I firmly believe that every young person has the capacity to be a changemaker, and it is my greatest joy to witness them evolve into confident and impactful leaders who can shape a better future for themselves and their communities.

As I embark on this transformative journey, my ultimate dream is to inspire a genertion of empowered individuals who recognize their boundless potential and fearlessly pursue their dreams, making a positive and lasting impact on the world around them.

Vision Statement:

Empowering a generation of leaders and change-makers, the Tsheto Youth Initiative envisions a world where every young individual embraces their potential, leads with integrity, and transforms their dreams into reality.

We aspire to be a beacon of empowerment, fostering a diverse and inclusive community that celebrates uniqueness and cultivates excellence.

Mission Statement:

The Youth Initiative is committed to empowering and uplifting youth from all walks of life. Our mission is to provide a dynamic and inclusive space where young individuals can discover their passions, develop essential skills, and embrace leadership qualities. With integrity and empathy, we offer mentorship, educational resources, and Leadership Programs that nurture resilience and personal growth.

Embracing collaboration and innovation, we advocate for youth rights and aspirations, building a sustainable future where every young person can thrive and make a positive impact in their communities and beyond. At the Tsheto Youth Initiative, we stand united in our pursuit of excellence, guided by our values, to create lasting change and inspire a generation of empowered leaders.


  • Empowerment: Empowering youth to take charge of their lives and make informed decisions.
  • Inclusivity: Creating a welcoming and diverse community where all young individuals feel valued and respected.
  • Excellence: Striving for excellence in all our programs and initiatives to deliver the best outcomes for the youth.
  • Integrity: Upholding honesty, transparency, and ethical standards in everything we do.
  • Collaboration: Fostering a spirit of collaboration and teamwork to achieve greater impact and success.
  • Innovation: Encouraging creativity and embracing innovative solutions to address challenges and create positive change.
  • Resilience: Promoting resilience and the ability to bounce back from setbacks,
    fostering mental strength in our youth.
  • Accountability: Taking responsibility for our actions and outcomes, being accountable to the youth we serve.
  • Continuous Learning: Encouraging a culture of continuous learning and growth for both the youth and our team.
  • Advocacy: Being advocates for youth issues and championing their rights and aspirations.