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Join the 99 Action Club

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Join the 99 Action Club to be the change you want to see. By donating R99 per month (cheaper than a lunch out) you can help us to empower and motivate more learners in schools across the country. Together we can create new generations of active citizens who have values, skills and the drive to make change. You will be eligible for a Section 18a tax certificate at the end of each year.

Enter YCAP

The Youth Citizens Action Programme (Y-CAP) is a youth development programme that empowers, skills and motivates new generations of active citizens.

The programme is powered by Empowervate Trust.

Valued Partners

We are privileged to be associated with and supported by a number of excellent organisations.

These organisations make it possible for YCAP to Empower and Motivate youth around the country.


We already have a team of around twenty people across the country assisting Empowervate.

You too can spread awareness about the Y-CAP programme, mentor and train schools in how it works.

Musical Variety Show in aid of Empowervate – 4 August 2019

By Amanda | July 8, 2019 | Comments Off on Musical Variety Show in aid of Empowervate – 4 August 2019

We are having a musical variety concert fundraiser for Empowervate on Sunday 4 August in the afternoon (2:30pm for 3)…

YCAP Celebrates its 10th Anniversary

By Amanda | July 4, 2019 | Comments Off on YCAP Celebrates its 10th Anniversary

On 19 March 2009, YCAP was born out of a youth dialogue programme running at Afrika Tikkun. Four years later,…

Examining the urge to be cool…

By Amanda | March 6, 2019 | Comments Off on Examining the urge to be cool…

I remember during my secondary school career, my school had a breed of popular young men, some of them were…

A success story from the Eastern Cape

By Amanda | November 6, 2018 | Comments Off on A success story from the Eastern Cape

Olwen Carson, one of the three 2018 Change Agent for Sustainability Award Winners says: Our team (Solomon Mahlangu High, Kwanobuhle…


Our Impact

Total number of Learners 2010 - 2019
Schools Participating 2010
Schools Participating 2018
Total number of Schools who have participated since 2010
Schools Participating Regularly Since 2010
Members of the 99 Action Club