VON's Charismatic & Transformational CEO Wins The National Diversity Awards Positive Role Model for Gender, 2016

On Friday 16-09-2016, The Nations highly prestigious National Diversity Awards was once more here. It celebrates the excellent and inspiring achievements of positive role models and community organizations that have contributed to creating a more diverse and inclusive society through their dedication and hard work. These individuals inspire others through adversity, through their work/commitment to helping others, and their infectious personalities.

This year's Awards saw over 20, 000 nominees, and  was held at The Historic Anglican Cathedral in Liverpool. The Awards was exceptional, and witnessed Britain's most inspirational people come together on one night to honour the rich tapestry of our nation, recognising role models, Charities, and community heroes for their outstanding devotion to enhancing equality, diversity and inclusion.

We are very pleased to announce that our highly charismatic and transformational CEO, Dr Sylvia Forchap-Likambi, was Winner of  Positive Role Model for Gender. Join us congratulate the inspirational and selfless Dr Sylvia, our very own CEO, for this outstanding achievement! Dr Sylvia has been and continues to be a true role model and icon to many! Her life is an authentic testimonial of her authority and leadership, and she has often referred to herself as “being called to serve rather than lead”. She leads by being of service to her community.

Our most profound gratitude goes out to the outstanding and inspirational team at The National Diversity Awards, the amazing judges, and all the wonderful individuals who nominated and voted, in order to make this possible! Thank you all for your support and trust in us! Our promise to you is this: We will continually thrive to be a true reflection of our work and services to you; representing authentic role models in our community and beyond.

 

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Visit The National Diversity Awards Websie for more information on the awards and for photos: http://www.nationaldiversityawards.co.uk