Founder’s Corner| Mpho Lebethe

The heart of any business lies in the values of the people that have built it. Building Blocks was founded to respond to the clarion call for education alternatives in Africa; an offer of education alternatives on the continent. We sat with founder, Mpho Lebethe, to explore the people behind the organisation and the structuresContinue reading “Founder’s Corner| Mpho Lebethe”

Building Blocks Bootcamp| June 2020

Building Blocks kicked off this youth month with yet another bootcamp. In the year that marks the 44th anniversary of the 1976 Soweto student uprising that echoed the voices of thousands of youth voices, the students rose to the challenge once again. The third student bootcamp for 2020 kicked off on the winter’s afternoon ofContinue reading “Building Blocks Bootcamp| June 2020”

Building Blocks Online Bootcamp| April 2020

What do you do when the whole word is shut down due to a global pandemic that has everyone scratching their heads? Well, at Building Blocks, we create think tanks! We truly believe that where there is a will, there is a way and this held most true during the first ever Online Building BlocksContinue reading “Building Blocks Online Bootcamp| April 2020”

Building Blocks Entrepreneurship Bootcamp 2020

Building Blocks kicked off 2020 with an explosive bootcamp hosting a packed room of students at Workshop 17 in Sandton Johannesburg. Closing off a restful festive season holiday break, the cohort of budding entrepreneurs joined together for the five-day immersive learning experience. Entering the classroom, the students were curious and eager but ill equip toContinue reading “Building Blocks Entrepreneurship Bootcamp 2020”