We are Next Step.

We seek to bring about lasting change in critical spheres of life –
business, education, arts, agriculture, environment, global issues –
and this is reflected in the varied mentoring solutions we provide.
We believe it is all about people making a difference.


“It’s not about implementing our plans. It’s about making ourselves available to the next generation. It’s about helping young leaders reach their dreams.”Wolfgang Fernández, Director

Who we are.

We are thrilled to have the most awesome people on the planet as part of our team.

Wolfgang

DIRECTOR
Born in Venezuela, has lived in 13 countries and worked in more than 60. His best contribution is to give permission to the next generation of leaders to make mistakes.


Vivien

CHEERLEADER
Born in Taiwan, has lived in 4 countries and has done business in 8 nations including The United States and China.


Jim

PEACE CAMPS
Born in the USA, has lived for 36 years in Indonesia. Committed to empower Indonesians to be catalysts for peaceful change in their country and beyond.


Andrew

REFUGEES/GLOBAL
Born in New Zealand. Global nomad. Traveling the world for 30 years to bring sustainable solutions to pressing challenges.

Florian

REGUGEES/GERMANY
Born in Germany. Has been building partnership bridges between his country and Egypt. He is now involved in mobilization of resources to assist recent refugees.


Philemon

REFUGEES/GREECE
Born in Greece. Has been serving urban youth and is now focused on Kipseli the most densely populated community in Europe.


Chris

DEVELOPMENT
Born in Indonesia. His commitment to justice and sustainable development has enabled him to serve rural communities in Java, Kalimantan and Sumatra. He is currently developing models in 13 communities.


Ibu Sora

MICROLOANS/INDONESIA
Born in Indonesia. Is a woman of great compassion who started a school (now K to 12) for street kids, a free clinic and Pertiwi a MicroLoan enterprise who has facilitated loans for 3,000 village women.

Training

We value the ability local people have to define their own solutions so we mentor them with practical tools they can use.

Development

We seek to craft self-sustaining approaches that aim to help people increase their capacity by maximizing their gifts.

Compassion

We recognize humanity as our family making no distinction of race, creed or social status. Everyone is our neighbor!

Sustainability

We endeavor to develop responsible solutions that steward the natural resources that surround each environment.


Featured Project

Have you seen our microloan project in Indonesia?

Check it out!

Our unique approach to development.

1 LOCAL PARTNERSHIPS:
We value the knowledge and experience that locals have on their own realities. We bring to them a global perspective and together we craft innovative solutions.


2 WHOLISTIC APPROACH:
Todays' solutions must address, the whole person, the whole society and the whole nation. We see reality encompassing body, mind and spirit.


3 NEXT GENERATION:
We empower leaders for the future who are able to learn from the past mistakes. We watch and they do.