Meet the team

Patricia Mbetu
Board Chairperson
Senior development management specialist, has worked in government, headed both local NGOS and INGO, vast experience in institutional development, developing HIV and AIDS programs, child rights and gender development program, experience in working regionally in southern Africa and abroad with various donors and governments; experience in strategic and operational planning, enhancing capacities of managers and communities in development work.
Munyaradzi Dangarembizi
Treasurer
Seasoned senior banker, has a passion for HIV and AIDS counseling and is actively involved in giving talks as well as the actual counseling in the bank as well as for youths in and out of school. Has established HIV programs in both private sector and faith based communities.
Nigel Murimiradzomba
Fundraising committee member
With vast experience in development programs, quality improvement, child focused programming, research, evaluations, participatory methodologies for community development; has also worked with local government and NGO sector; proposal and report writing, strategic and operational planning.
Cathrine Mashayamombe
Fundraising committee member
Monitoring and Evaluation professional with experience working in INGOS in Southern Africa on program development, strategic planning and program quality management, developing capacities of community based organisations and gender and key population mainstreaming.
Fungisai Muganhiri
Vice Board Chairperson
With vast experience as an educationist, worked in primary and secondary education as well as teacher training; experienced food scientist and event planning. She is involved in life skill development through vocational training of youth out of school.
Chido Rugara-Muzvongi
Secretary
Journalist, gender and development specialists. Has an interest in working with children and vocational skills development and has experience in setting up women’s savings groups.
Ngoni Mbiriri
Board legal Advisor
Ngoni is a registered Legal Practitioner with over 10 years’ experience in developing and running businesses.He has worked for manufacturing companies, the Attorney -General’s Office and the Tax Authority of Zimbabwe, in senior roles. His past experience in establishing businesses in various sectors and deal structuring. He holds directorship in several Zimbabwean and South African companies. He has a keen eye for detail. He also has a passion for assisting the less privileged.