Our Team

The lifeblood of our organization is our people, who are first and foremost volunteers of the organization – giving of their time and abilities, to further the mission of developing young people. Our board of directors are a group of professionals who manage the affairs of the Foundation, led by the executive team.

Our team are superstars who develop and co-ordinate innovative project ideas to ensure we deliver on our duty to the communities we serve and to the stakeholders we work with. You can get in touch with these superstars and learn more about us by reaching out on their social media or by dropping us an e-mail.

Simphiwe Ngema

Simphiwe is the Executive Chairperson of the Foundation. She is charged with managing the overall direction and activities of the Foundation. She is a qualified Human Resource professional.

  • Email - chair@almal.org.za

Sthabile Gumede

Stha is a qualified communications professional. She is the Deputy Chairperson of the Foundation and works to improve how we communicate with our stakeholders.

  • Twitter - @sthaeve
  • Instagram - stha_gumede
  • Email - dchair@almal.org.za

Simphiwe Biyela

Simphiwe Biyela is the Organizational Secretary, responsible for administration and operations. He is a qualified Quantity Surveyor, Project Manager and is completing his Green Building accreditation.

  • Email - operations@almal.org.za

Mandisa Ntombela

Mandisa is a brilliant young lady who joined the board of the Foundation to offer strategic organizational direction develop our women and youth development and mentorship programmes.

  • Twitter - @ms_ntombela
  • Email - info@almal.org.za

Mondli Linda

Mondli is a fitness enthusiast, qualified Biokineticist. Mondli has vast experience in the wellness sector and is responsible for our health and wellness programmes.

  • Twitter - @shekefula
  • Facebook - Mondli Deodat Linda
  • Email - info@almal.org.za

Bongumusa Khumalo

Bongumusa is the Treasurer, responsible for fiscal discipline and fundraising. He works in the financial services industry for one of SA’s major banks and is completing his studies in financial advisory.

  • Twitter - @bmusakhml
  • Email - info@almal.org.za


We have a volunteer programme that is flexible and designed for anyone who wishes to participate in one of our projects to join easily and receive all the required information to participate. When you are ready to be a part of the most exciting youth organization, fill in the form below!

We are always looking forward to welcoming young and energized individuals to be a part of our team! Complete the form to join. This form is also available on the Get Involved page, so if you fill it in here you don’t have to submit it there again.

The full list of terms and guidelines for volunteers is also available upon approval of your request, which tells you what to expect and how to effectively undertake your volunteer responsibilities.

Our motto is: sisonke sibambisene, so you’ll always be among a community of friends and support staff during your participation.