Miss Earth SA 2010
Daniele Naude designs for Nondyebo Dzingwa
Miss Earth South Africa (in association with Consol) 2010, 24-year-old Environmentalist and Entrepreneur, Nondyebo Dzingwa, aims to map the earth 'green' as she sets her goals on the ultimate International title, Miss Earth 2010.
Dzingwa will be representing South Africa amongst 120 International delegates from around the world this December as she takes part in the 10th annual International Miss Earth. She will arrive in Ho Chi Minh City in ten days time, and will spend the month of November in the heart of South East Asia as she travels throughout Vietnam with her fellow contestants.
Delegates will be visiting schools and communities, promoting environmental campaigns and programmes. Meeting with dignitaries and environmental bodies across the region.
Dzingwa has been ear marked by international players to be placed as one of the winners at this years International Gala event to take place on 4 December at Vinpearl in Nha Trang.
Since the crowning Nondy has travelled across SA, visiting schools and addressing learners on several environmental issues such as glass recycling, energy efficiency and water wise consumption, encouraging new lifestyle behaviours that they will keep close to heart, for years to come. This young woman now faces the opportunity of a lifetime and an experience that will change her life forever. Nondy is no stranger to travelling, but as she embarks on her voyage to South East Asia a new world of culture, experiences and learning begins.
“This is going to be a life changing experience and history in the making. This is the year for Africa to shine and I want to add my name on the list. Going to the Vietnam is an exciting phase of my life, I know it’s going to be an unforgettable experience.
Even though I am still the same person, I know my destiny will be changed forever! This is my opportunity to showcase the phenomenal environmental work that we do here in South Africa. And I want to be an example to the world. Young beautiful women can be the difference that society needs,” says the gorgeous Eastern Cape beauty says, Dzingwa.
She will be dressed by South African renowned couture designer, Tanya Deetlef of Belle Daring Designs, who has designed her official evening gown that she will be competing in. Colette Designer Garments from Johannesburg has designed her cocktail wear and Daniele Naude has designed several garments especially for Dzingwa’s trip.
Jewellery has been sponsored by Crystal Forum, Swarovski Crystal, luggage by Consol to ensure that she travels in absolute style. Nondyebo drives a Prius Hybrid compliments of Imperial Toyota and she is always green and on time with her Citizen Eco Timepiece.
National Director, Catherine Constantinides said that she believes “Nondyebo is a complete and perfect package, and will represent SA with pride and dignity. Showcasing a thread of each of the vibrant and diverse colours that make us who we are as a nation. There could be no better Environmental Ambassador that we could take to showcase to the world. Nondy will do us proud.”