MASVINGO – Masvingo’s colorful couple, Dr. Fredrick Kasese and his wife Grace are joint winners of this year’s Beacons of Philanthropy Award.
The two received the award at a function held at Pote Hill Lodge in Zvishavane on Friday, October 23, 2020. Dr Kasese who is the former managing director of Regency Group of Hotels is a founder member of Heavenly Coaching Clinic together with his wife.
It is considered the most prestigious philanthropist award.
The award is sponsored by Corporate Social Responsibility Network Zimbabwe (CSRNZ) which organized the event.
Other awards presented include Environmental Stewardship Award, Top Covid Supporting organisation Award, Sustainability Innovation Award, Top Charitable Organization Award, Top CSR Manager of the year Business Transformation Award, Business Leader Award Partnership of The Year New Start-Up Award, Responsible Investment Award, Sustainability Reporter of the year Award and Top Sustainability Media House Award
The award was handed over by a representative from Midlands Minister of State Larry Mavima’s office.
The citation says that the couple got the nod for the award in acknowledgement of the philanthropic work they do through their Heavenly Coaching Clinic. The clinic carries out online and face to face life coaching. It has women and youth empowerment programs, motivational speakers, talent incubators, training, marriage and life counseling. Dr. Kasese has for the past three years been posting daily, life changing messages on social media reaching 50 000 people around the world.
“Three years ago I was conferred the award of Beacon of Philanthropy in my individual capacity and this year my wife and I have been jointly awarded. We are humbled and honored for such a recognition. We give all the glory back to God.” Said Dr. Kasese.