Linda Clement Twala

“I still feel that we can still do more in our townships by making sure that we create jobs. At the end of the day you can put a plate on your table. There’s so much to be done in this country... if we do this together, I think we can make it.”Linda received the 2010 Inyathelo Award for Lifetime Philanthropy.

Linda Clement Twala is a legend for his philanthropic activity spanning decades in Alexandra township. Committed to addressing the development challenges so evident in the community around him, Linda is best known for starting Phuthaditjaba, a Community Centre on the site of the original Twala family home which was bombed by security police.