Learn more about your finalists for ZIWA 2015 for the Motivational Speaker of the Year category:
Teurai Chanakira, aged 35, initially trained as a lawyer before answering the call to do that which she truly loves. She is the founder of a fitness and nutrition coaching business, ‘Fitness To A Tee’ that is based in Melbourne, Australia. Her company provides one-on-one personal training as well as online exercise and nutrition programmes for an international clientele.
Pamela Dunduru is the Founder and CEO of The Magdelena Foundation based in West Bromwich, UK. She was born and raised in Zimbabwe and now resides in the UK. The Magdelena Foundation was birthed out of her experience of domestic violence and abuse as well as that of her mother. She raises awareness of domestic abuse and supports and signposts women who have been affected…
Tendai Garwe is a dynamic feminist organizer adept at vocalizing and bringing public attention to relevant issues often viewed as taboo within Zimbabwean society. She is passionately driven to prioritize gender equality and inclusion of women and girls through concerted advocacy and activism around issues that relate to their positioning within a dominantly patriarchal society.
Ruth Mutanda is a former diplomat’s wife and served in the field for 12 years in 3 countries. She is based in the UK and is the founder of ‘Ruth for Women’, an organization that stands up for abused women, children raised in abusive homes and women who have or are undergoing female genital mutilation (FGM). Ruth believes that all forms of violence against women are an abuse of…
Tendayi Ndoro is a single mom of a preschooler and has resided in the UK since 1997. She is the Founder and a Director of ‘Life Plan Milton Keynes’, a company through which she provides life coaching and financial services. She was inspired to set up this company through her love for numbers and people, and her passion for helping people achieve their goals using tangible processes.
Voting is now live and will be close on 20 September 2015 so be sure to have your say by voting for your favourite ZIWA 2015 nominees. Winners will be announced at the ZIWA 2015 ceremony to be held in Birmingham UK on Oct 3, 2015.
Cast your vote at www.ziwaawards.com/voting/