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Kenridge Primary and Mrs South Africa finalist, talk recycling!

Award winning Kenridge Primary and Mrs South Africa finalist, join forces for Mpact!


On 20 October 2017, Michelle Bekker, visited Kenridge Primary to congratulate them on their award winning efforts. Michelle also drove home the importance of keeping up with their good work.

Kenridge Primary was awarded R30 000 from the Glass Recycling Company earlier in 2017. As the regional winner of TGRC’s annual Schools Glass Recycling Competition, Kenridge collected 50 515 kg’s of glass bottles and jars in 2016!


Mrs South Africa and Mpact Recycling campaign
Grade 1’s and 2’s were very excited to meet Ronnie, who caused quite a stir when entering the hall!


Mrs South Africa and Mpact Recycling.

Mrs South Africa and Mpact first joined forces in 2015 to raise awareness about the benefits of recycling to consumers. Joani Johnson, CEO of Mrs South Africa had the following to add about the campaign:

“As part of the competition, our finalists are encouraged to help with community upliftment and development initiatives throughout South Africa. Raising funds and charity work is an important part of the contestants’ journey.

Finalists have been hard at work at continuing this awareness campaign in 2017.


Mrs South Africa and Mpact Recycling campaign


Mrs Karola Venter heads up the efforts at Kenridge, and set up this important session during morning assembly. Along with their Mpact representative, the ladies had a successful morning at Kenridge Primary.


Mrs Karola Venter and Michelle bekker at Kenridge Primary for the Mrs South Africa recycling campaign
Michelle Bekker, Ronnie, and Mrs Karola Venter


Michelle Bekker is a Tammy Taylor Mrs South Africa finalist from Cape Town, and has been hard at work raising awareness for both Mpact Recycling and CANSA. To follow her journey, visit her Facebook page!

Follow the steps below to vote Michelle!

Vote for Michelle Bekker, Mrs south Africa finalist 2017


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