Suleiman is an activist, community builder of note and a skilled facilitator, with years of experience in the youth movement in Manenberg, where he initiated a bicycle project and a project on SRHR and HIV. He has also over the years conducted life skills development camps for the South African Police Service with High Risk Youth and several projects with Rape Crisis. His most recent position was with the INYANDA Youth Network as Field Officer for the Arts Project where he was responsible for the recruitment of 5 art facilitators and 1000 learners and the creation of their art pieces that focused on Social Cohesion. He has also for the past 11 years been an active volunteer with the Independent Electoral Commission. He joined Sonke in November 2013 as the MenCare Facilitator.