If you’ve never heard of the Ubuntu Education Fund before, pay attention: Ubuntu provides world-class health and educational support to the vulnerable children of Port Elizabeth, South Africa. Ubuntu’s mission is simple: to help raise township children by providing what all children deserve—everything. We caught up with Jacob Lief (the founder of Ubuntu), and Latham Thomas (the founder of Mama Glow) at the recent Ubuntu fundraising gala in New York. And, in case you’re wondering, “Ubuntu” is a Xhosa philosophy that implies human interconnectedness: I am because you are. Indeed.