At the heart of the Lapid Leaders Experience, is equipping young adults to be values-driven leaders and entrepreneurs. This is first done through the classes during the flagship program, and thereafter through the lessons learned through serving in the Lapid Leaders Council. The Lapid Leaders Council (LLC) exists to activate Lapid Leaders into Servant Leaders, by enlisting them in the recruitment and deliver of extraordinary experiences to future cohorts. (more…)
Written by Caroline Kamau, a law graduate of University of Nairobi
My Lapid Experience
From February till the end of May, my Saturday’s have been marked by the Lapid classes. Every Saturday I looked forward to having the leadership labs as we would have various speakers who have amassed a wealth of experience in various sectors come and share their stories as authentically as possible, thus allowing us to have a glimpse into their lives and allowing us to have the passenger seats in their lives albeit for an hour or so. (more…)
Written by Linda Doreen Otieno, a Lapid Leader
How can you convince an ordinary African man, that the right to sport is a fundamental human right? That was a question by my university supervisor that shed some reality into my dreams. It was then that I decided to prove that this statement was feasible. I am a lover of sports and all its components. I can talk about football, rugby, athletics, you name it, all day and night. I needed to settle on one sport, field hockey is the sport my heart settled on. (more…)
“Like many other graduates, I finished my undergraduate studies with one question lingering in my head; what next? Two simple words that hold a lot of meaning. I had a feeling of inadequacy, desperation and to some extent, depression all these as a result of trying to answer the question ‘what next?’.
We call them pioneers. We call them trailblazers. They are Lapid Leaders, young adults pursuing their dreams; young adults determined to live out excellence in all they do, young adults with a great work ethic, young adults who not only believe that it is Africa’s time but who will be the change they want to see. Meet the first cohort of Lapid Leaders, a remarkable set of leaders. (more…)