Together We Inspire

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Our Enterprise & Supplier Development Programmes
Here is what to expect once you apply...
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TDM stands for THE DIFFERENCE MAKERS.

TDM has 3 entities:

  • The Difference Makers NPO, registered in 2012, is a Section 18A, and a Public Benefit Organization exempted from tax. TDM is a Level 1 B-BBEE EME (Exempted Micro Enterprise) with 135% Preferential Procurement Status.
  • The Difference Makers International is registered in 2011. TDM is a Level 2 B-BBEE EME (Exempted Micro Enterprise) with 125% Preferential Procurement Status.
  • The Difference Makers Institute is registered in 2021, and a Level 2 B-BBEE EME (Exempted Micro Enterprise) with 125% Preferential Procurement Status.
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  • The TDM model incorporates a different approach towards Preferential Procurement and Enterprise and Supplier Development (ESD).
  • We walk the extra mile for our clients and mentees. TDM creates sustainable impact through our interventions with both corporates and SMMEs that go beyond compliance and create economic, social, cultural and environmental value.
  • TDM makes a true difference in the lives of those we develop, consult to and empower.
  • We Lead with Love and serve God in our daily work.
  • TDM makes a true difference in the lives of those we develop, consult to and empower.
  • We Lead with Love and serve God in our daily work.
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  • Empowering women and youth entrepreneurs is at the heart of our business and vision. Given our collective subject matter expertise, experience and track record of exceptional delivery, we are uniquely positioned to support our 180+ women member and other businesses.
  • The Difference Makers transform businesses, communities, industries and the country by becoming sustainable entrepreneurs by aligning with those who truly wants to make a difference.
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  • TDM value people. We build capacity and enable fellow Difference Makers to make change happen.
  • We are committed to sustainable and ethical practices in everything we do.
  • TDM partner with individuals, entrepreneurs and organizations who make a difference.
  • We focus on programs that are impactful and sustainable.
  • TDM promotes inspirational thinking and servant leadership values.
  • We create linkages, growth and empowerment opportunities and promote networking opportunities with a difference!
  • TDM empowers, through mentorship and skills development interventions for those who want to become or be influential Difference Makers.
  • We are a community of difference makers.
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  • We are ALL here to make a difference, so, it is important to be capacitated to live our respective life purpose as Difference Makers. It does not matter who you are or what you do, each person has the potential to be a Difference Maker to someone.
  • For those who join The Difference Makers community, it requires commitment and a choice to improve the lives of others.
  • Difference Makers live their life purpose serving God, motivate others, have the courage to make difficult decisions, walk their talk, live with integrity, have a generous heart, and are compassionate and virtuous leaders in their teams and communities.
  • Dare to make a difference!
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  • You can contact us on tdm@the-differencemakers.com
  • You can schedule a discovery call to explore synergies and involvement
  • You can join as a member
  • You can get involved as a fellow Difference Maker by giving back and blessings others as a Sponsor, Funder, Volunteer, Mentor or any role where you can use your God-given talents and gifts to empower others
  • You can attend our Trainings, Events, Workshops, Webinars and ESD Programs