Open Zambia AwardsRecently GRS Zambia was named the Charity of the Year in the inaugural Greatest Zambian Awards! The Awards, an initiative spearheaded by news website Open Zambia and the Foundation for Democratic Process (FODEP), asked the public to vote on a shortlist for each of the ten categories.

“It isĀ gratifyingĀ and rewarding to be theĀ recipientĀ of theĀ CharityĀ of the Year award in Zambia. This recognition is a true reflection of our commitment and dedication to serving youthsĀ andĀ adolescentsĀ inĀ Zambia through our work. This award hasĀ rejuvenatedĀ our resolve toĀ continueĀ serving the youngĀ populationĀ of our country with much needed access to HIV and AIDS prevention, care ,treatmentĀ and support,” said Nalucha Nganga-Ziba, GRS Zambia Managing Director.Ā 

GRS Zambia was launched in 2005 as the second official GRS affiliate, and has been a leader in comprehensive HIV prevention, including piloting successful referral and support programs for HIV positive youth that are now integral parts of GRS programming.

You can see a full list of winners here.