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Rebecca Ledwaba

Rebecca Ledwaba

Retired

Rebecca Raisibe Ledwaba (75) is a retired educator and the founder of Mogoto Disable Centre (MDC). Having experienced and interacted with learners experiencing physical, and others mental, disabilities, she founded MDC in 2007 and registered in same in 2008. The organisation was wholly funded using her pension payout.

MDC continues to create a haven for persons faced with disabilities. It affords them an opportunity to develop their skills and abilities, and further provides a supportive environment for disabled persons stigmatised in the community. To date, MDC has successfully ensured that approximately 90% of their learners receive disability grants.

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