Gauteng Provincial Legislature Hosts 4th Annual Vita Basadi Awards

The annual Vita Basadi Awards have become synonymous with the Legislature’s program to commemorate Women’s Month; where Honourable Speaker, Ntombi Mekgwe, recognizes excellence by Gauteng women in various fields of work and voluntary service to community. Click here to access the online submission form and nominate a change-maker in your community.

This year, the awards will take place on the evening of Friday, 31 August 2018, as women who were nominated by their fellow community members will be honoured for their contribution towards community development. These are women who make a positive impact in their communities without reward.

After successfully launching with just five categories in 2015, the Awards have grown in stature, and this year will see categories being extended to ten. And of the ten, eight are open for public nominations, which include the following:

  • Outstanding Youth Philanthropist Award
  • Community Heroine Award
  • Community Builder of the Year Award
  • Woman of Honour Award
  • Unsung Legend Award
  • The Guardian Award
  • Young Dignitary Award
  • Outstanding Creative Award

The nomination process is open until 27 July 2018. Click here to access the online submission form and nominate a change-maker in your community.

The Award Ceremony will be held as follows:

The 4th Annual Vita Basadi Awards

For more information, please contact: Ms Jamela Robertson at jrobertson@gpl.gov.za OR Mr Benjamin Moleme at bmoleme@gpl.gov.za.