Finalists for Elders Awards announced

The finalists for this year’s Community Champions Elders awards, presented by People’s Post,TygerBurger and City Vision in partnership with Spec-Savers, have been selected.

They are:

Category 70-80 years

. Danny Brown from Elsies River;

. Daniël and Minnie Hoorn (joint finalists) from Capricorn; and

. Lydia Nogaga from Masiphumelele.

Category 80 plus

. Sarah Dantu from Belhar;

. Peter Knight from Maitland; and

. Margaret Voogt from Bellville.

These awesome elders, and the amazing work they do will be featured in People’s Post, TygerBurger and City Vision during the following weeks.

The winners in each category, as well as a People’s Choice winner, will be announced at a morning tea taking place in the city centre on Saturday 12 October.

To vote for the People’s Choice winner, SMS the word “elders”, followed by the name of the finalist you think deserves this award, to 34588.

SMS’s cost R1.50 each. Voting closes on Friday 11 October at 11:00.

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