Message From the CEO
The Chrysalis Academy (CA), after 18 years of operating, stands on the threshold of ushering in a new three year strategic plan from 1 April 2018-2021. This plan follows an intensive process of workshops with Trustees, staff and interns from across the institution for close to a year. It is truly a plan conceptualised and owned by the CA family! Continue reading further
Chrysalis Academy Corporate Video
Urgent and Important Announcements
Graduation of 18 ALPHA students
28 July 2018
On the 28 November 2018, Chrysalis Academy received a Social Innovation Award in the Silver Category for Holistic Youth Development. The Award was granted by Community Chest and Impumelelo Social Innovations centre and held at ARTSCAPE. This award is dedicated to all our Trustees, funders and staff but above all to our students and their families.
Kyknet: Dr Marlene le Roux on youth development
To unleash the potential of youth through mental, physical, emotional and spiritual empowerment, enabling them to become positive role models and productive citizens of the Republic of South Africa.
To become the leading Academy for Youth Development in the Republic of South Africa.
Respect & Dignity
Love for Humanity
Sustainable relations with nature
The CEO Says…
What a year it has been for the Chrysalis Academy, its staff and students! From one of our graduates spending almost two months in London on a film course to the raging fires in and around the Tokai mountains in March 2015 and much, much more. However, I am pleased to say that we took everything in our stride! That is the foundation of our work – having an open heart to experience what each moment brings.