Lesley-Ann Brandt is a South African born actress who grew up in Athlone, Cape Town and later moved to New Zealand, before settling in the United States. Lesley-Ann now lives in the US with her husband and son and is a successful actress, a yogi, a mother, and a passionate philanthropist who supports many organisations and movements, with Earthchild Project being one of them. Lesley-Ann visited Earthchild Project in 2019 and has co-hosted international fundraisers for our organisation and continues to support us through donations and by creating valuable awareness about our cause.
LAURA MALINA SEILER
Laura Malina Seiler is a mindful empowerment coach, a speaker, and an author. Her vision is to create a new awareness of one’s own potential and to inspire as many people as possible to follow their passion and give their gifts the world. Through her coaching, she has supported thousands of people in finding their own authentic path in life. Laura first visited Earthchild Project in January 2018 and has supported our organisation ever since, through donations, creating meaningful connections between Earthchild Project and many new supporters, and most recently through her clothing brand ‘Rock on & Namaste’.
Zolani is a South African singer, actress, storyteller and world-renowned inspiration speaker, now also known under the stage name The One Who Sings. She is most famously known as lead singer of the internationally acclaimed pan-African South African music group Freshlyground since 2002. Zolani is here to elevate the sanctity of childhood, highlight our connection to nature, and “use storytelling to live with a Chosen Story instead of feeling like a bystander in our own life journey”. Zolani became an Earthchild Project Ambassador in January 2022 and we are excited for many meaningful collaborations with her in the future.
Tamsin has been teaching yoga since 2004 and now runs her own studio, The Shala, in the heart of Cape Town. We first met Tamsin in 2008 when we were lucky enough to have offices just below her studio, and since then Tamsin, her husband Tom and the whole Shala team have become integral members of the extended Earthchild family! From offering free yoga and teacher trainings to our team & organising weekly donation classes and big once off events, Tamsin has supported Earthchild Project in many many different ways over the years.
Joëlle Sleebos is originally from Holland and lives in Cape Town. She discovered yoga in 2007 in Australia and began teaching in 2010. Since 2012 she made a radical change of career and changed her hobby into a full-time job in the fitness and yoga industry. This was the best choice she ever made as she absolutely loves what she does! Joelle hosted the first International Day of Yoga event in Cape Town in 2016 and has since grown the event from strength to strength, with all proceeds coming to Earthchild Project.