Congratulation! Wro.Tsehay /Founder of SCV/ awarded as Woman of Excellence 2016
October 30, 2016 a program was organized by AWIB (Association for Women in Business) to award women from different walks of life and who had demonstrated excellence in their area of influence. AWIB is a membership association operational since April 2010 with a vision of being a leading catalyst for Ethiopian female leaders to connect, emerge and grow together.
AWIB’s one of many objectives to unleash leadership potential is by acknowledging and recognizing the excellence of career and business women. This year they have selected 6 women in different areas who have made a great impact, and Wro. Tsehay Roeschli was one of them.
The award took place on October 30, 2016 at Sheraton Addis. On the program; dialogue with 2016 Women of Excellence, photographs, musical Entertainment and acknowledging AWib Guest of Honors (2012-2015 title holders) were some of the highlights of the program. Documentary of the nominees were also presented for the guests and the last one was Wro. Tsheay story based documentary which has touched many and brought tears. Many commented that despite little is told and advertised about Wro Tsehay, her work had great impact. Many testified that Wro. Tsehay is a very humble person and her work tells a lot about her. Even in her interview once can see that She is a modest and kind person
“I used to feel that I am too insignificant to make big changes. But gradually when I see my children grow and change I became very grateful that I could contribute with little opportunity that I have. Now I realized that the little contribution I make matters. This is my passion and what keeps me going”
All the nominees demonstrated an exemplary leadership role in their area of influence and for all women. At the end of the Gala Dinner program, Wro. Tsehay Roeschli was awarded as the title holder of “women of Excellence 2016”.