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Yenza, which is a Xhosa and Zulu word for “do” or “make”, is a U.S. 501c3 charitable organization which runs various community, media, technology and empowerment projects in Africa, primarily in South Africa. Yenza seeks to strengthen the ability of Africans to improve their world by promoting the exchange of ideas, developing understanding and creating meaningful human connections between the African people and the rest of the world. Yenza's mission is to empower, connect and build dialogue in and around Africa and its people.

YENZA’S WORLD CUP ROOTS PROJECT TRAINED LOCAL PEOPLE TO REPORT ON THE FIRST SOCCER WORLD CUP IN AFRICA  AND WORKED WITH JOURNALISTS TO IMPROVE STORY-TELLING AND NEWS CONTENT ON SOUTH AFRICA AND THE FIFA 2010 SOCCER WORLD CUP.

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Yenza’s SELF PROJECT works with disadvantaged South African youth to build self esteem, self-love, life skills and healthy habits, and offers them a community of support, guidance, encouragement and learning to better enable them to reach their goals and to live happy lives. Click here to learn more!