Higherlife Foundation Celebrates 20 years of impacting lives

Founded in 1996 out of the personal convictions and heartfelt compassion of the patrons Mr. and Mrs. Masiyiwa, as well as their personal experiences of…

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Applications for 2016 Joshua Nkomo Scholarships now open!

Higherlife Foundation is offering Joshua Nkomo Scholarships to Zimbabwean students under the age of 21. For the A-level Scholarship, candidates must be going into Lower 6 and for the University Scholarships…

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Testimony Of The Month Competition #TOTM

Calling on all Higherlife Foundation History makers, Joshualites and beneficiaries, now is your chance to share your story with the world! As part of the 20th Anniversary celebrations, Higherlife Foundation is inviting all…..

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We use education for social impact

Higherlife Foundation is a philanthropic organisation committed to investing in children’s future through education. We offer scholarships to orphaned and vulnerable children and extend local and international merit-based scholarships to highly gifted students.


Our Devotion

Higherlife foundation is committed to investing in children’s future through education because education is essential to a child’s development.

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Our Purpose

We believe that the worlds future lies in the hands of children and the best way to empower them for this future is through education.

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Our Leadership

Great leaders set out to make a difference. Our leadership is committed to changing the world through education.

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We use technology to scale up our work

We have been creating empowerment opportunities for thousands of orphaned and vulnerable children in Africa through education and material support. We support the beneficiaries of our education programmes with Guardianship and Pastoral Care and harness Technology to scale up our work.


Children Impacted

Over 100 000 students directly impacted


Learning Hubs Built

Reaching over 246 000 children in Southern Africa


Tertiary Scholars Supported

300 at U.S Universities, 15 at IVY League Universities

Latest Updates

We are an operating and grant-making Foundation that embeds our staff in the communities we serve. We implement over 80% of our programmes on the field. Read our news section for more.


How Good Sanitary Wear Keeps the Girl Child in School

April 13, 2016
Higherlife Foundation is not only committed to investing in children’s education…

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Higherlife Foundations Learning hubs geared for impact

April 7, 2016
As the Higherlife Foundation celebrates its 20th Anniversary, the foundation…

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Testimony of the month competition #TOTM

April 6, 2016
Calling on all Higherlife Foundation History makers, Joshualites and beneficiaries…

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