The organisation operates as an investment fund focused on sub-sectors that are critical in transformation represented by their investment company EEC (Pty) Ltd, which is a significant shareholder in the organisation. The organisation via a board of directors and various committees is run with all normal governance and company structures/regulations as an institution of investment. The aim is of G & L is to empower youth and women population through sustainable development programs that include:

Personal development
Our personal development programs aim to empower youth and increase the success of job securement and security.Know More..
Mental health
Our mental health program aims to provide youth with counseling services while offering predominantly short-term counseling and psychotherapy.Know More..
Business development work programs
For there to be true sustainable development, it is imperative to establish a venture capital fundKnow More..
Industry Captains Mentoring programs
We have put together mentor ship programs with various corporates to allow students to get integrated into the market place. Know More..
International Student exchange programs
We have (MOUs) established with international institutions and universities in order to provide international skill training opportunities.Know More..
Youth development Venture capital Fund for business incubation
GradesandlevelsSA offers a youth work program that allows a member who is part of the personal development program to build entrepreneurial skills Know More..

Why we do it?

‘Our Youth—Our Future’ is Grades and Levels’ commitment to young people.

Grades and Levels develops programs and policies that meet the needs of South African young people aged 12 to 25 years. We works with young people, community groups and government agencies at local, State and national levels to meet the diverse needs of young people in a variety of ways.

Community Partners

Integrating academic and service opportunities that lead to improved student performance and healthier communities.

The Grades and Levels SA(G & L) develops educational curriculum and services for building social/life skills, improved academic skills, and financial and digital literacy skills for underserved youth. Through our Youth Leadership Academy Programme ® (YLAP) courses, students develop fundamental skills for life effectiveness, including: recognizing and managing emotions, developing caring and concern for others, establishing positive relationships, making responsible decisions, and handling challenging situations constructively and ethically.