Ilse Morkel

Ilse Morkel is a pharmacist at Braude's Pharmacy in Athlone. She is known for her kindness, compassion and for always going the extra mile for her clients. Alongside her husband David, Ilse took over Braudes Pharmacy in 2014. "David and Ilse are phenomenal people who are always there to give back to the community in whatever they do," a loyal client says.

From arranging fun runs for charity to driving clients to hospital, Ilse and Braude's Pharmacy go above and beyond to provide affordable and accessible services to the Athlone community. Her future aspiration is to make their clinic free-operational and to build an even stronger independent pharmacy.

Watch as more of Ilse's clients share their heartfelt stories of how she and Braude's Pharmacy have served their community.

The registered NPO Ilse Morkel is nominating is:
"Humanity is our life" .

Thank you for nominating the pharmacists and healthcare professionals in your communities making a real difference and impact. We were honoured to feature and share 12 of these nominees incredible stories.

Nominations and votes are now closed. Winners will be announced on 6 July 2020 right here on Sponsors of Brave.

These winners will walk away with an all-expenses-paid trip to an overseas medical conference of their choice, as well as the opportunity to pay-it-forward by donating R25 000 to a registered NPO charity of their choice.