Lulu Ralehoko, a dedicated mother from South Africa, won the hearts of many for her entrepreneurial spirit when she launched a biscuit-selling business to support her daughter, Tshepang, in pursuing her dream of becoming an airline pilot.
However, she required additional financial support to attain both her private pilot’s license and subsequent commercial pilot’s license. A fundraising initiative was set up and it received widespread support from family, friends, and even strangers worldwide.
Tshepang’s passion for aviation is evident, profoundly impacting those around her.
“She is so passionate. You should see her eyes when she talks about aviation; She just changes,” noted her aunt, Doris Temba.
The heartwarming story of a mother’s entrepreneurial endeavor to support her daughter’s dreams has not only captivated local communities but has also become an inspiration for individuals globally, fostering a sense of collective encouragement for aspiring pilots, especially those from underrepresented backgrounds.