Who We Are

Bio

With 4 years of experience in Scotland BE United celebrate Scottish culture and traditions, whilst also celebrating the diversity of people and cultures present in Scotland. BE United are pioneering work that creates and inspires cross cultural conversation. We use culture and conversation to connect, inspire and inform.

BE United are well established in Scotland, through our work we recognised the quality and richness of Scottish culture. We are committed to celebrate and integrate the melting pot of cultures that make up our Scottish society. BE United strives to build on Scotland’s welcoming and open reputation and to enable Scotland to be known and recognised to fully embody and represent these qualities nationally and internationally.

Having branches abroad BE United aims to replicate our vision all over the world. Our branch in South Africa allows us to be at the forefront of introducing and celebrating Southern African culture in Scotland.

Our Vision

For all people to enjoy the richness of life through interaction and learning from cultures different to our own.

‘’The stomach may always be empty, don’t give us food, give us future. That is how we create change.’’

–Boysie Gumede, Co – Founder.

The Team

  • Areeva
    Areeva Program Development & Wellbeing Manager
  • Boysie
    Boysie Co-Founder
  • Rocio
    Rocio Events Coordinator
  • Gcaba
    Gcaba Sports co-ordinator
  • Emma
    Emma Managing Director
  • Ntuthuko
    Ntuthuko Operations Manager
  • Khanya
    Khanya Admininstration Manager
  • Kalubi
    Kalubi Volunteer Coordinator & UK Operations Manager