WATCH: Kolisi vows to make a change

Siya Kolisi wants to make a difference where he can and is starting at his former primary school.

CAPE TOWN - Springbok captain Siya Kolisi has vowed to do his bit to uplift the country.

The 28-year-old has promised to give back to his community of Zwide in Port Elizabeth and inspire the youth.

Kolisi knows the struggle and hopes to make a difference.

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The Springbok captain feels every citizen has a role to play in keeping this winning feeling alive.

Kolisi’s humble background is well documented.

The Zwide-born Bok wants to make a difference where he can and is starting at his former primary school.

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“There’s people who’ve been in far worse backgrounds that I come from," he said.

"But I am hoping that guys like me who’ve been there can help make a change, can give better opportunities so the kids have a different pathway like where I come from."

Kolisi is now looking forward to enjoying some downtime after the World Cup whirlwind he and his family have experienced.

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