Edna has been Breadline Africa’s Donor Liaison Officer since 1998. She has worked for various charitable organisations, including Community Chest and The Haven Night Shelter Organisation. She has qualifications in marketing, fundraising, public relations and management.
Edna has been involved in the conversion of shipping containers for all kinds of projects, including early childhood development centres, classrooms, libraries, soup kitchens and ablution facilities. She also plays a key role in organising Breadline Africa’s annual visit to the seaside with disadvantaged children. This initiative aims to broaden children’s horizon by offering them new experiences. Outside of Breadline Africa, Edna is the current secretary of the Western Cape Branch of the SA Institute of Fundraising.