Mishka is a powerhouse in the modelling, media and volunteer world. As a Miss South Africa, Miss Veet and Miss Earth finalist in 2014, Mishka also made the cut for Glamour Magazine’s national Most Glamorous Top 10 in 2017. On the media front, she is the co-owner of GeTuned Media, radio presenter on Radio Helderberg, and presented on SABC 2’s Pasella for four years, up until 2018. As an acclaimed motivational speaker and social media influencer, Mishka ran the Mishka Patel Success Classes at three primary schools in January 2015. Here, she equipped young girls with the skills and knowledge to have a successful high school journey. Mishka also prioritises charity work and fundraising, and has been at the head of projects to support Miss Earth, CHOC, energy efficiency, unprivileged schools, and planting trees in around Stellenbosch.
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