LEAP Africa is a youth-focused leadership development nonprofit organization with a mission to inspire, empower and equip a new cadre of leaders with skills and tools for personal, organization and community transformation. Its interventions for youth, bridges gaps in effective leadership, education, employability, entrepreneurship and awakens civic participation in citizens to demand good governance or creatively address social issues.


To be recognized as the premier resource centre for developing dynamic, innovative and principled leaders, who will drive Africa’s realization of its full potential.


To inspire, empower and equip a new cadre of African leaders by providing the skills and tools for personal, organizational and community transformation.

Our Programmatic Model to Transform Africa


We inspire a change in mindset in young Africans to act on the principles of value-based leadership to solve problems and improve the lives of others in their communities.


Through our various interventions, we are equipping youth with leadership and life skills, employability and entrepreneurship skills to be able to fulfil their potential and lead change in their communities.


We create opportunities and platforms for young people to develop capacity by contributing to community development and peacebuilding initiatives.

Our Values


We recognize the diversity of our society, remain committed to creating inclusive opportunities and working at the highest level of professionalism in all our interactions with different stakeholders.


We consistently demonstrate transparency and truthfulness in all our dealings.


We create an environment that fosters teamwork and strategic partnerships to advance leadership development for youth.


We are result-oriented, innovative and go the extra mile to deliver the highest standards in our programmes and activities.

Our Board

Our People