Jacob Ramaru


Jacob will contribute a wealth of Field Operations experience to the Kommunity Group Projects Foundation’s Board, having served in a senior capacity in various roles over the past decade in this area and more specifically, in actively managing education development programmes in the field in mostly rural and peri-urban education environments.

Jacob is deeply is passionate about human development through the medium of education upliftment and will be an invaluable asset in guiding and mentoring the many youth who will form part of KCH programme initiative moving ahead. In his current role at The Desmond Tutu Tutudesk Campaign Centre, Jacob has overseen the field implementation of the organisation’s programme to over 1,75m learner beneficiaries in multiple African countries, including South Africa, Zimbabwe, Botswana, Mozambique and as far afield as Niger in West Africa.  

Jacob also brings his many years of experience and expertise in dealing with the DoBE to the Board and the organisation, which when combined with the balance of the Board’s experience and expertise will contribute significantly in ensuring a mutually effective, quality and beneficial relationship is maintained at all times and developed with the DHET.