We empower young
people to dare to dream
Star for Life is a non-profit organization that works with schoolchildren in southern Africa. Through a unique educational programme, Star for Life coaches strengthen students’ self-esteem and motivate them to invest in their education and make wise life decisions. In this way, they can build a better future and, as adults, contribute to a more equal, fair and sustainable society.
Star for Life was founded in 2005 and the programme is currently available in 120 schools in South Africa, Namibia and Tanzania.
A future in which young people are empowered to realize their dreams as responsible members of caring communities.
To inspire young people to value learning, acquire the knowledge and skills they need for productive work and live healthy and meaningful lives.
At the Postcode Lottery's annual distribution, Star for Life was awarded 7 million SEK. This non-earmarked basic support is a long-awaited addition to the organization for 2023. - We are extremely proud and grateful to...
Star for Life is hiring a Monitoring & Evaluation Officer placed in Johannesburg, South Africa. Position: Monitoring & Evaluation OfficerEmployment Type: 3-year renewable contractPlacement: Johannesburg...
We are happy and proud to share the news that Star for Life has launched the school program on Mafia Island, Tanzania. The launch was held in the presence of Star for Life’s Secretary General Jessica Grundström...
Welcome to Mavuso High School
Watch our film from Emthulasizwe High School
Welcome to Emthulasizwe High School in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. The school is one of 120 schools where we at Star for Life work with our education program.
Our coaches strengthen the learners self-esteem and motivate them to invest in their education and make wise life decisions. In this way, they can more easily build a better future and, as adults, contribute to a more equal, fair and sustainable society.
Star for Life and the UN Sustainable Development Goals
Agenda 2030 contains 17 global goals set by the UN and accepted by governments around the world. They aim, among other things, to eradicate poverty, realise human rights for all, reduce inequalities and protect the planet and our natural resources. Star for Life’s work in South Africa, Namibia and Sweden contributes to these countries being able to achieve several of these goals.