Foundation Team

The Foundation team has grown to include 40 employees and over 140 volunteers across 11 Time + Tide communities.

Elizabeth Ellis

Elizabeth Ellis

Executive Director

“What I love most about my job is discovering the many resourceful and wonderful ways that residents in our communities take care of each other.”

Joël Henri Jao

Joël Henri Jao

Community Liaison Nosy Ankao

“I grew up in this area, so I love that my job brings development to my home village and to my country.”

Emily Leclezio

Emily Leclezio

Chief Financial Officer

“Our community approach works because it is focused on how the people themselves want to be helped, which is often not what would be perceived as obvious.”

Inonge Liboma

Inonge Liboma

Body Stress Release Therapist

“I find being a community worker so rewarding. Through home visitations, workshops and Body Stress Release, I get a chance to share important home-based education and health tips with people.”

Charity Mushokabanji

Charity Mushokabanji

Programme Officer Liuwa Plain

“Working with the community residents to take ownership of our programmes is extremely satisfying – especially when they actively go out of their way to assist.”

Masuka Mutenda

Masuka Mutenda

Communications Manager

“I really like that my job enables me to be a part of making children’s lives better, and then I get to come in and help them share their stories with the world.”

Ritah Muyunda

Ritah Muyunda

Special Education Liuwa Plain

“The most rewarding part of my job is that I get to set a foundation for the children and a strong bond is formed with them and their families.”

Bridget Mwaba

Bridget Mwaba

Monitoring + Evaluation Coordinator

“As a person who likes numbers and seeing results, my job helps everyone use data to make decisions that may meet a need in someone’s life; this gives me satisfaction and makes me happy.”

Nachilima Namwala

Nachilima Namwala

Wellness Manager South Luangwa

“The most rewarding part of my job is watching children with special needs attain victories that lead to independence.”

Thokozile Phiri

Thokozile Phiri

Programme Officer Lower Zambezi

“I live right here among the people and this helps me connect with the communities we serve at a deeper level because I’m a part of their everyday lives.”

Cléo Ramasivano

Cléo Ramasivano

Education Manager Nosy Ankao

“It’s rewarding to know that I’m contributing to my community by helping to create a better world for the people around me, a little bit more every day.”

Avinasha Ramsamooj

Avinasha Ramsamooj

Accountant

“I love my job because everyone in the organisation genuinely shares the same vision and is fully dedicated to the residents of Time + Tide communities.”

Ny Sanda Ranaivoson

Ny Sanda Ranaivoson

Programme Officer Nosy Ankao

“My job is fantastic because it puts me in a frontline position to give vulnerable children access to educational opportunities and bring medical facilities to the entire community.”

Prisca Sakala

Prisca Sakala

Gender Support Officer South Luangwa

“I love my job because it allows me to empower girls and help them to discover who they really are.”

Kalinda Zimba

Kalinda Zimba

Programme Officer South Luangwa

“Our approach works because we create an inclusive space for children who may not have had these opportunities if it wasn’t for our presence in the community.”