About us

MEET OUR TEAM

Meet our team

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Marcheleno Anthony

Intern and Surf Coach

Kaltoema Samodien

Community Support

Carmen Everts

Food Manager

Danielle Paulsen

Programme Administrator

Clinton Le Fleur

Elands Bay Facility Coach

Jeremiah Diegaardt

Surfboard Technician and Surf Coach

Chadlee Kampher

Surfboard Technician and Surf Coach

Pearle Jenneker

Office Administrator

Faieq Samodien

Senior Surfboard Technician and Surf Coach

Matt Bromley

Goodwill Ambassador Read more

Taryn Swales

Volunteer and Girls' Surf Coach

Meagan Stanbul

Portfolio: Education Read more

Nigel Savel – Mandela Washington Fellow, 2018 (one of 46 South Africans selected out of 700 applicants)

9miles Project – nominee in the “Recreation Body of the Year” category at the 2017 SA Sports Awards

Nigel Savel – recipient of Civic Award from the City of Cape Town in 2017

Nathan Perries (student) – made the U14 Western Province Surfing team in 2017

Nigel Savel – Grand Prize Winner at the Elizabeth Arden “Make a Visible Difference” programme in 2015

OUR MISSION

Through the provision of supplementary education, literacy classes, learning adventures, life skills and leadership training, including sports (namely surfing) 9Miles Project creates sustainable opportunities that engage, uplift, equip and empower impoverished and high risk youth from coastal informal settlements and communities.

OUR VISION

A transformed society where created opportunities are maximised and our youth are effectively developed, empowered and integrated into their communities and society.

PayFast

The PayFast Cause Directory is a list of charities that use PayFast to accept donations. Here you can safely and securely make charitable online donations.

DONATE NOW

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EFT

BANK NAME: Standard Bank
ACC NAME: Nine Miles Project
ACC NO. : 303134275
BRANCH: Cape Gate Branch
BRANCH CODE: 051001
SWIFT CODE: SBZA ZA JJ

Dominik Hochhausler

Volunteer

Carvalho Marengi

Volunteer and Social Ambassador

Nigel Savel

Portfolio: Acting Chairperson Read more

Andrew Stewart

Treasurer Read more

Reagan O’Malley

Portfolio: Branding Read more

Karen Sedres

Secretary Read more

Saveetha Matthews

Portfolio: Fundraising Read more

Emma Perries

Elands Bay Programmes Coordinator Read more

Chad Smith

Facility Coach and Surf Shop Manager Read more

Carmen Davids

Fundraising & Communication Read more

Danica Le Fleur

Head of Operations Read more

Sher’Neil Savel

Co-Founder Read more

Nigel Savel

Founding Director Read more

 

If you would like to become a volunteer in our project, please contact us and we will send you a volunteer application to complete.

 

CONTACT US

Why volunteer?

• Make a difference in the lives of others
• enriches your sense of purpose in life
• reduces stress and increases happiness
• feel valued and a part of a team
• Use your skills and knowledge to benefit others
• meet new people and make new friends

Unlimited Sidebars

The theme comes with a dynamic sidebar generation functionality.

Custom Typography

Friendly user interface to implement the default web-safe fonts and Google API Fonts.

Translation Ready

We have included .po file for translation of all the built-in (front-end) words in the theme.

Multiple Blog Layouts

Standard, full-width, two columns masonry, three columns masonry and two columns with sidebar.

WooCommerce Support

Story comes with WooCommerce support, with custom designs and an AJAX Shopping Cart.

Extensive Documentation

Detailed documentation, which includes examples, screenshots and all the main instructions.

Mega Menu

Out of the box mega menu support, you can easily activate a mega menu per parent menu item.

Retina Dispaly

Retina display optimizations for all the main graphics used in the theme's design.

Parallax Slides And Sections

Parallax effects in content slider, full-width background sections, services boxes animations.

Advanced Content Editor

Unique set of buttons that allows you to directly insert the various elements into your content editor.

Unlimited Colors

Change all the main theme colors, such as header, main content, sidebar, footer or text colors.

Responsive Design

The theme fits and looks great on different screens and devices – desktop, mobile and tablets.

Custom Headers

Select a background image, image opacity, custom colors and custom page title/subtitle.

Advanced AJAX Gallery

Seven item types, masonry layouts, multiple columns, partial loading, unlimited gallery pages

Fullscreen Slider

Tell your story on a full canvas with our customizable and flexible fullscreen slider

Useful Support

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Smart Admin

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Eco Friendly

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Our services

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Marcheleno Anthony

Marcheleno Anthony

Intern and Surf Coach

Kaltoema Samodien

Kaltoema Samodien

Community Support

Carmen Everts

Carmen Everts

Food Manager

Danielle Paulsen

Danielle Paulsen

Programme Administrator

Clinton Le Fleur

Clinton Le Fleur

Elands Bay Facility Coach

Jeremiah Diegaardt

Jeremiah Diegaardt

Surfboard Technician and Surf Coach

Chadlee Kampher

Chadlee Kampher

Surfboard Technician and Surf Coach

Pearle Jenneker

Pearle Jenneker

Office Administrator

Faieq Samodien

Faieq Samodien

Senior Surfboard Technician and Surf Coach

Matt Bromley

Matt Bromley

Goodwill Ambassador Read more

Taryn Swales

Taryn Swales

Volunteer and Girls' Surf Coach

Meagan Stanbul

Meagan Stanbul

Portfolio: Education Read more

Nigel Savel – Mandela Washington Fellow, 2018 (one of 46 South Africans selected out of 700 applicants)

9miles Project – nominee in the “Recreation Body of the Year” category at the 2017 SA Sports Awards

Nigel Savel – recipient of Civic Award from the City of Cape Town in 2017

Nathan Perries (student) – made the U14 Western Province Surfing team in 2017

Nigel Savel – Grand Prize Winner at the Elizabeth Arden “Make a Visible Difference” programme in 2015

OUR MISSION

Through the provision of supplementary education, literacy classes, learning adventures, life skills and leadership training, including sports (namely surfing) 9Miles Project creates sustainable opportunities that engage, uplift, equip and empower impoverished and high risk youth from coastal informal settlements and communities.

OUR VISION

A transformed society where created opportunities are maximised and our youth are effectively developed, empowered and integrated into their communities and society.

PayFast

The PayFast Cause Directory is a list of charities that use PayFast to accept donations. Here you can safely and securely make charitable online donations.

DONATE NOW

Snapscan

EFT

BANK NAME: Standard Bank
ACC NAME: Nine Miles Project
ACC NO. : 303134275
BRANCH: Cape Gate Branch
BRANCH CODE: 051001
SWIFT CODE: SBZA ZA JJ

Dominik Hochhausler

Dominik Hochhausler

Volunteer

Carvalho Marengi

Carvalho Marengi

Volunteer and Social Ambassador

Nigel Savel

Nigel Savel

Portfolio: Acting Chairperson Read more

Andrew Stewart

Andrew Stewart

Treasurer Read more

Reagan O’Malley

Reagan O’Malley

Portfolio: Branding Read more

Karen Sedres

Karen Sedres

Secretary Read more

Saveetha Matthews

Saveetha Matthews

Portfolio: Fundraising Read more

Emma Perries

Emma Perries

Elands Bay Programmes Coordinator Read more

Chad Smith

Chad Smith

Facility Coach and Surf Shop Manager Read more

Carmen Davids

Carmen Davids

Fundraising & Communication Read more

Danica Le Fleur

Danica Le Fleur

Head of Operations Read more

Sher’Neil Savel

Sher’Neil Savel

Co-Founder Read more

Nigel Savel

Nigel Savel

Founding Director Read more

 

If you would like to become a volunteer in our project, please contact us and we will send you a volunteer application to complete.

 

CONTACT US

Why volunteer?

• Make a difference in the lives of others
• enriches your sense of purpose in life
• reduces stress and increases happiness
• feel valued and a part of a team
• Use your skills and knowledge to benefit others
• meet new people and make new friends

Unlimited Sidebars

Unlimited Sidebars

The theme comes with a dynamic sidebar generation functionality.

Custom Typography

Custom Typography

Friendly user interface to implement the default web-safe fonts and Google API Fonts.

Translation Ready

Translation Ready

We have included .po file for translation of all the built-in (front-end) words in the theme.

Multiple Blog Layouts

Multiple Blog Layouts

Standard, full-width, two columns masonry, three columns masonry and two columns with sidebar.

WooCommerce Support

WooCommerce Support

Story comes with WooCommerce support, with custom designs and an AJAX Shopping Cart.

Extensive Documentation

Extensive Documentation

Detailed documentation, which includes examples, screenshots and all the main instructions.

Mega Menu

Mega Menu

Out of the box mega menu support, you can easily activate a mega menu per parent menu item.

Retina Dispaly

Retina Dispaly

Retina display optimizations for all the main graphics used in the theme's design.

Parallax Slides And Sections

Parallax Slides And Sections

Parallax effects in content slider, full-width background sections, services boxes animations.

Advanced Content Editor

Advanced Content Editor

Unique set of buttons that allows you to directly insert the various elements into your content editor.

Unlimited Colors

Unlimited Colors

Change all the main theme colors, such as header, main content, sidebar, footer or text colors.

Responsive Design

Responsive Design

The theme fits and looks great on different screens and devices – desktop, mobile and tablets.

Custom Headers

Custom Headers

Select a background image, image opacity, custom colors and custom page title/subtitle.

Advanced AJAX Gallery

Advanced AJAX Gallery

Seven item types, masonry layouts, multiple columns, partial loading, unlimited gallery pages

Fullscreen Slider

Fullscreen Slider

Tell your story on a full canvas with our customizable and flexible fullscreen slider

Useful Support

Useful Support

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Smart Admin

Smart Admin

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Eco Friendly

Eco Friendly

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