Nicole Venter: Nicole received an Angel for her beautiful Cuppa4Care fundraiser that she organised for Iris House as well as her assistance with our Christmas Shoebox project, and spearheading our support at de Vere Group SA
Danilo Acquisto: Danilo received his Angel live on the set of his final show for HecticNine9. He received his Angel in recognition of his media support for Iris House. Featuring us twice on HecticNine9, also his contribution as MC for our Ball and narrator for our 2014 Hospice renovation video.
Marietha Potgieter: Marietha is an Iris House Mom who lost her son after a 26 year battle. Marietha has held two fantastic Cuppa4Care events for Iris House and she and her husband are part of our fundraising team. Despite her grief Marietha decided to play it forward and hold a prayer breakfast to honour her son Jacque and to support Iris House, raising much needed funds. Marietha also personally completed all our Christmas Cracker orders for 2014.
David Fisher: David has been involved as a volunteer photographer, event helper and sponsor since 2013 and is part of our fundraising team. We are so fortunate to have beautiful photos of all our events as a result of David’s hard work.
Mel Roets CEO – Lighthouse Project: Mel has been supporting Iris House since it’s inception in 2011. Mel runs a team of fundraiser who rain or shine are at various shopping centres throughout the Western Cape. In total the Lighthouse Project has raised over R140k for Iris House. Mel was invited on the board of Iris House in 2014 as a non executive director.
Christ Church Tygerburg: Christ Church Tygerburg provided Iris House with a venue for our care team training and meetings in 2013. Iris House continued to use their Sunday School venue till late 2014 when it was planned to be demolished to make way for a purpose built church. Christ Church new of the renovation Iris House was making to their own Hospice property and donated every brick we have making up our driveway, pavings stones, blinds, carpets and cupboards.