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Add Hope empowers NGOs to make a difference
Add Hope empowers NGOs to make a difference

NGOs are often able to make money donated go much further than people realise due to the partnerships and pricing they have in place...

22 Jun 2017

Massmart's Supplier Development Programme helps local manufacturers grow business
Massmart's Supplier Development Programme helps local manufacturers grow business

Massmart's Supplier Development Programme (SDP) has supported 32 small local manufacturers to gain access to market and form part of the broader Massmart supply chain...

22 Jun 2017

Coca-Cola's Bizniz in a Box helps turn the tide against youth unemployment
Coca-Cola's Bizniz in a Box helps turn the tide against youth unemployment

Coca-Cola Beverages South Africa (CCBSA) rolled out its Bizniz in a Box initiative in 2016 as part of the company's Youth Empowerment Programme...

14 Jun 2017

Adidas turning threat into thread through Parley for the Oceans partnership
Adidas turning threat into thread through Parley for the Oceans partnership

Through Parley for the Oceans, adidas has been turning threat into thread by re-using marine plastic debris to form a signature element of its performance-led running shoes...

8 Jun 2017

Advancing PET recycling: Petco Award winners announced
Advancing PET recycling: Petco Award winners announced

Individuals and companies who have made extraordinary contributions to PET recycling in SA, including Bizcommunity's Managing Editor, have been named Petco Award winners...

8 Jun 2017

Shoprite's new R5 meals meet market's needs
Shoprite's new R5 meals meet market's needs

Mindful of hard economic times for its customers, Shoprite has introduced deli meals for R5 at stores across the country...

8 Jun 2017

Belgian and SA students in entrepreneurial ‘Pitch Off'
Belgian and SA students in entrepreneurial ‘Pitch Off'

Students from the University of Cape Town (UCT), a visiting student group from Belgium and fledgling entrepreneurs from the Raymond Ackerman Academy of Entrepreneurial Development...

7 Jun 2017

Put you in Youth Month
Put you in Youth Month

To coincide with Youth Month and CSI Month we're publishing a two-month Content Highlight burst aiming to provide our 464,000 local and global readers with a comprehensive snapshot of the state of CSI projects and programmes in our region...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 1 Jun 2017

#JunkStatus: Business needs charity as much as charity needs business
#JunkStatus: Business needs charity as much as charity needs business

While corporate South Africa grapples with what it really means to run a business in an economy that has been downgraded to ‘junk status', non-profit organisations are taking a closer look at what impact the tightening of belts will have on communities who rely heavily on charitable support to get by...

31 May 2017

Meet the Afro-centric kidswear brand uplifting PE communities
Meet the Afro-centric kidswear brand uplifting PE communities

Myang is an all-woman company, which provides employment and upliftment opportunities for several women in the poverty-stricken communities...

26 May 2017

#NewCampaign: Stop the Cycle
#NewCampaign: Stop the Cycle

The Huffington Post SA partnered with Native VML to come up with an engaging way to highlight the increased socio-economic and environmental impact of consumerism, and send a clear message to industries and manufacturers that need to be held accountable...

25 May 2017

Shoprite opens doors to community gardens for World Hunger Day
Shoprite opens doors to community gardens for World Hunger Day

To raise awareness of World Hunger Day on Sunday 28 May 2017, the Shoprite Group will give community projects it supports access to local markets...

24 May 2017

#NewCampaign: Surf's School of Shine
#NewCampaign: Surf's School of Shine

Surf Washing Powder and Liquorice have just launched a digital billboard activation showcasing the CVs of real-life women to help them launch their careers...

19 May 2017

Trialogue director Cathy Duff
Tracking a decade of trends in SA's CSI space

According to Trialogue director Cathy Duff, despite uncertainty and tougher trading conditions in almost every sector of the economy...

19 May 2017

Mark Tulay, director of Strategic Investor Initiative at New York-based CECP
Employees, customers empower CEOs to embrace sustainability

Businesses that contribute to socioeconomic development can dramatically outperform...

18 May 2017

Clicks sponsors Project Dignity's Girls on the Go campaign
Clicks sponsors Project Dignity's Girls on the Go campaign

Clicks is partnering with Project Dignity on its Girls on the Go campaign, to assist with sponsorship of thousands of reusable sanitary packs...

17 May 2017

Boxmore-PETCO venture drives recycling in Harrismith
Boxmore-PETCO venture drives recycling in Harrismith

Five local PET collectors in the Harrismith community have received waste recycling trolleys from the partnership of Boxmore Packaging and PETCO...

12 May 2017

TFG SewGood: A successful model of impact investment
TFG SewGood: A successful model of impact investment

Three years ago, TFG launched its SewGood programme to assist more than 40,000 people annually by providing training and skills development...

10 May 2017

SAB Foundation awards open for entries
SAB Foundation awards open for entries

Local innovators and social entrepreneurs that are solving social problems facing disadvantaged South Africans may now enter the SAB Foundation's seventh annual Social Innovation and second annual Disability Empowerment Awards...

10 May 2017

Prominent Paints launches BuildersBox in Soweto
Prominent Paints launches BuildersBox in Soweto

Prominent Paints has launched BuildersBox, a double-story specialised paint store in an adapted steel shipping container, in Soweto...

9 May 2017

Support Reach for a Dream this Slipper Day
Support Reach for a Dream this Slipper Day

Following the success of last year's Slipper Day initiative, Wimpy outlets are gearing up for this year's event with the sale of Slipper Day wristbands...

5 May 2017

TFG (The Foschini Group) increases education investment in Namibia
TFG (The Foschini Group) increases education investment in Namibia

TFG's investment in the SOS Education Empowerment Project in Namibia is aimed at enhancing the quality of educational opportunities for socially disadvantaged children towards improved quality of life...

Issued by TFG (The Foschini Group) 5 May 2017

Buy a bag of apples, feed a hungry South African
Buy a bag of apples, feed a hungry South African

To support World Hunger Day on 28 May 2017, FoodForward SA will feed one hungry South African for every bag of Tru-Cape apples sold at Food Lover's Market...

4 May 2017

How ‘community projects' can help with unemployment
How ‘community projects' can help with unemployment

South Africa's employment rate is currently sitting at an average of just over 25%, peaking at over 27% at the end of 2016. While that figure decreased at the start of 2017, the fact remains that a quarter of South Africa's citizens remain jobless....

By Prof Elain Vlok 4 May 2017

Pioneer Foods launches nutrition programme in KZN
Pioneer Foods launches nutrition programme in KZN

Pioneer Foods recently rolled out its schools breakfast nutrition programme in five disadvantaged schools in KwaZulu-Natal...

3 May 2017

Kamers/Makers supports Uzwelo Bags initiative
Kamers/Makers supports Uzwelo Bags initiative

Kamers/Makers, the biggest pop-up treasure trove of handcrafted creativity in South Africa, identified an opportunity to support the Uzwelo Bags initiative...

Issued by Expand a Sign 25 Apr 2017

Changing behaviour to make recycling a way of life
Changing behaviour to make recycling a way of life

Our vulnerability to dwindling natural resources is hitting home...

By Hugh Tyrrell 24 Apr 2017

Packaging industry sees launch of MetPac-SA
Packaging industry sees launch of MetPac-SA

A new producer responsibility organisation has been formed to represent the interests of the metal packaging industry in South Africa...

21 Apr 2017

Mondelez extends global commitment to cage-free eggs
Mondelez extends global commitment to cage-free eggs

Mondelez International, one of the world's largest snacks companies, is extending its cage-free egg commitment globally...

19 Apr 2017

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