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In Pursuit of the Crown: Play Your Part Ambassador set to Compete at Mrs Globe 2019!

 

Johannesburg, South Africa – On 25 November to 8 December 2019, businesswoman and philanthropist, Lucia Ochan will represent Africa during the Mrs Globe 2019 pageant that will be held in Shenzhen, China.

Mrs Globe is the international beauty pageant held annually, open to women aged over 25, or who are married or are parents. It is the biggest and most prestigious pageant for married women in the World. The pageant is heavily involved with charity work; funds are raised for the charity Woman in Need in over 70 countries around the world which take part in the pageant.

In addition to being the Mrs Mpumalanga 2017 second runner-up, Ochan is also the reigning Mrs Africa Globe 2019. She was also recently awarded the ‘Inspirational Woman of the Year’ award at the 4th Annual Sunrise Women Award 2019 which took place in her home province of Mpumalanga.

She uses these esteemed platforms to raise worldwide awareness on work being done to advance the rights of the elderly, women and children.

Addressing issues around the education, leadership, health, safety and security of the elderly, women and children, especially young girls, is close to Mrs Ochan’s heart. She is committed to making a change that allows for exercising the values enshrined in the South African Constitution.

It is noteworthy that her participation in the pageant coincides with the period when South African will be observing the 16 Days of Activism of Violence against Women and Children Campaign between 25 November to 10 December 2019. South Africa has over the years dedicated this period to draw attention to issues on violence against women and children and finding meaningful ways to address it.

Good Things Guy and Brand South Africa wish Ochan well in her endeavour to fly the flag and amplify the voice of the country’s people. This is how she continues to Play her Part.

Brand South Africa Play Your part

Play Your Part is a nationwide movement created to inspire, empower and celebrate active citizenship in South Africa. Its objective is to lift the spirit of our nation by inspiring all South Africans to contribute to positive change, become involved and start doing – because a nation of people who care deeply for one another and the environment in which they live is good for everyone. The campaign is driven by Brand South Africa.

Play Your Part is aimed at all South Africans – from corporates to individuals, NGOs to government, churches to schools, young to not so young. It aims to encourage South Africans to use some of their time, money, skills or goods to contribute to a better future for all.

There are numerous opportunities, big and small, for each and every South African to make a positive difference in the communities in which they live and operate. Play Your Part encourages them to act on these opportunities.

For more information on how you can play your part click here #GetInvolved #PlayYourPart


Sources: Brand SA | Lucia Ochan
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