Few’s CREW – Virtual Staff on Demand
Get to know the people supporting the board
The board members at FEW are volunteers with lives, families and businesses outside of their FEW duties. We couldn’t do our FEW work without the support of paid specialists to assist with the technical, design and organisational areas.
We would love to shine a light on these amazing people who make us look good.
Today’s crew member, Michelle Gwafa is our assigned Virtual Assistant from Virtual Staff on Demand.
Thembi Bheka, is the founder of Thrive-Cast and Virtual Staff On Demand, an organization that trains women from disadvantaged backgrounds (mainly in Africa) to create income online working as virtual assistants.
Thembi Bheka (CEO)
Michelle Gwafa (VA)
LOCATION – where are you in the world?:
Thembi Bheka (CEO) is in Canada and Michelle is in Africa, Zimbabwe in Bulawayo.
Role at FEW and timeframe of service?
Virtual Assistant service providers such as Graphic Designing, Social Media Management to name a few and we started working with FEW on the 24th of November 2021. Michelle Gwafa is our assigned VA who is in charge of our social media scheduling management.
What do you do in your regular job?
Thembi Bheka is the founder of Thrive-Cast and Virtual Staff On Demand, an organization that trains women from disadvantaged backgrounds (mainly in Africa) to create income online working as virtual assistants.
She is on a mission to empower 1 million women by 2025, so money is never a reason a woman is stuck in an abusive relationship.
Thembi was voted the Launch Club (Jeff Walker’s community) Spokesperson for the year by over a 1000 entrepreneurs. Thembi has inspired others at live events, including Launchcon 2018, PLF, Inbound, REIN, and South African Women Entrepreneurs Association.
She has also been featured on top-rated podcasts, including Cashflow Ninja, Smart Passive Income, The Affiliate Guy and Her Success Radio, that have also featured top entrepreneurs that include Kim Kiyosaki, Kevin Harrington, Ali Brown, and Marie Forleo to name a few.
When Thembi isn’t busy helping others grow their businesses, she enjoys spending time with her two children, travelling on road trips.
She also is a volunteer with Kelowna Community Resources- a government organization that helps new immigrants settle in Canada. Thembi lives between beautiful Kelowna, Canada and Bulawayo, Zimbabwe.
Michelle Gwafa is a competent Virtual Assistant who takes pride in providing the best services for her clients. She has a strong passion for making a difference, which is why she has found such fulfilment in working with VSOD as the mission and vision align with her passion. Michelle is proficient in graphic designing, social media management, creating pages and funnels, just to mention a few. She holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in English and Communication and a Diploma in Public Relations.
Tell us some fun facts about you..
1. I went on a bike for the first time in my life this year.
2. I went to the movie theater for the first time at 18. I remember yelling – Wow those people are big. Talk about humble beginnings.
3. I once bought a hot dog stand. I was gonna quit nursing and be ‘filthy rich’ from my venture.
Where can we learn more about you?
Website link – https://virtualstaffondemand.com/
Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/TMBheka/
Instagram – https://www.instagram.com/thembibheka/
Linkedin – https://ca.linkedin.com/in/thembibheka