Who we are

The Global Leading Light Initiatives (GLLI) is a registered Non-profit organisation in Mthatha, Eastern Cape. 


GLLI was formed in 2014 upon a strong conviction that collective prosperity can be achieved in Africa through coordinated grassroots initiatives aimed at creating nurturing and enabling environments for children and youths. 

Our Focus Area:

1. Youth Leadership Development: 

  •  Entrepreneurship
  • Character-based leadership 
  • Personal development
  • Social Justice Education
  • Job creation 

2. Family Leadership Development 

  • Positive Parenting 

Our Vision

Thriving, just and prosperous African communities

Our Mission

Reduce intergenerational poverty and inequalities in Africa significantly