Meet WPCA’s Violet-Ann Jacobs

During Women’s Month, Western Province Cricket Association will be celebrating our amazing women who work for the organisation in a series of articles across our website and social media pages. In the next of our articles, we meet Violet-Ann Jacobs.

Full name:

Violet-Ann Jacobs


Creditors Clerk  

Tell us how you came to be working at Western Province Cricket Association?

I applied for my job via an ad in the newspaper.

What is the most rewarding part of your job?

To be able to assist fellow colleagues and service providers.

Many would argue that you have one of the most iconic work venues in South Africa, how do you go about appreciating Newlands Cricket Ground as your office?

Entering the stadium with squirrels under the oaks and lunch on the balcony looking at the mountain.

What are some of your most memorable occasions at Newlands?

Soccer World Cup celebrations with the all the staff.