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Nina Venjakob announced as December's Lead SA hero

Nina Venjakob is the December Lead SA hero for her work in uplifting communities through her efforts at Out of the Box.

The Germiston-based NGO offers a range of lessons to assist parents earn secondary income from home.

702's Bruce Whitfield spoke to founder, Nina Venjakob, about doing her part in contributing positively towards society for nearly 30 years.

We teach things like lamp shade making, we teach sowing, candle and soap making, screen printing, shoe making and beading.

Nina Venjakob, Lead SA hero

Listen to the interview below:


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