“This is Tannie Evita, the most famous white women in South Africa and Gogo to the Rainbow Nation - asking you, no, telling you, to stand up and be counted. 1 000 women united = 100 000 women inspired, 1 000 000 women concerned = 10 million people empowered."
*One out of four women in South Africa is in an abusive relationship. *Every six days a woman in South Africa is murdered by her intimate partner. *Every 25 seconds a woman or girl is raped in South Africa.
We are calling all South Africans to stand together and speak out against domestic violence.
As part of the 1000 Women Against Domestic Violence initiative, the WHEAT Trust is holding the 1000 Women Against Domestic Violence luncheon.
Join Platinum Partner, Wendy Ackerman, be entertained by Tannie Evita and Pieter Dirk Uys, be thrilled by Director of Ceremonies, Gerry Rantseli-Elsdon, listen to CODA playing great music, network, enjoy a great meal and take home some fantastic prizes.
Date: 11 May 2010 Venue: Cape Town International Convention Centre (Ball Room) Time: 12:00 Midday until 14:30
How does it work? *Buy a corporate table for 10 @ ZAR 10 000 and make a statement by being visible at this event. *Become a table captain and organise 10 of your friends – from book club, Facebook and other networks of yours – to join your table. *Ask your friends and book a table @ R 3 500.
Stand up and be counted. Be seen at this great event. Tannie Evita will be noting your presence.