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Presenting........the world's first beaded suit!

Event Date: 25 Oct 2011

The Hillcrest AIDS Centre’s income generation craft project, Woza Moya, this week revealed the world’s first beaded suit. The suit was handmade by over 40 women from several communities in the Valley of 1000 Hills region, and is made up of over 400 individual patches of bead work.

Incoming CEO Olivia Brian (left) with outgoing CEO Julie Hornby (right)

Hillcrest AIDS Centre Trust welcomes new CEO

Event Date: 03 Oct 2011

The Hillcrest AIDS Centre Trust (HACT) welcomed a new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) on Monday 03 October 2011. Olivia Brian, who will become Olivia Myeza when she marries next month, has taken over the reins from long-standing CEO Julie Hornby who stepped down on Friday 30 September.

TB Funds Donated to the Hillcrest AIDS Centre Trust Respite Unit

The Hillcrest Aids Centre Trust (HACT) recently received donated funds to install TB extractor fans in the Othandweni (‘Place of Love’) Respite Unit. The funds came from the First Presbyterian Church in Houston, Texas – a long-term partner and supporter of HACT.

Olivia Myeza

AIDING Those in Need

This passionate woman feels called to help people affected by HIV and AIDS