Minnie Trimmaley (69) from Port Elizabeth is a retired teacher from the gangster-ridden area of Helenvale in the Northern suburbs of the city.
Trimmaley has devoted her life to the upliftment of children in this area. Minnie is excited about democracy in our country and lauds Nelson Mandela for rescuing the country from the struggle.
She started teaching at Hillcrest Primary School and says she has a passion for education.
Name: Minnie Trimmaley
Occupation: Retired teacher
Language: English and Afrikaans
Location: Helenvale, Port Elizabeth
Quote: “We are no more separated from one another. That is so beautiful.”