Award for Mymoena

Mymoena Scholtz, founder of the Where Rainbows Meet training and development foundation in Vrygrond, received the Excellence in Community Building Award, at the Charlotte Mannya-Maxeke Institute’s fourth annual Bring Her Up: Women of Firsts Awards breakfast ceremony, on Friday August 27. Ms Scholtz said she felt very honoured to receive the award, which acknowledged her community-service work. “Everyone congratulated me. They did not know my battles, as I always smile,” she said (“I found my rainbow amidst the darkness,” Southern Mail, August 25).