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Sunday Times and PnP to give away R1m in school fees
Sunday Times and PnP to give away R1m in school fees

The Sunday Times and Pick n Pay are opening a competition where they will be giving away R1 million worth of school fee prizes...

18 Dec 2014 10:00

Over 500k will go a long way for needy families this Christmas
Over 500k will go a long way for needy families this Christmas

The R525,150 raised at the Shoprite group of companies' annual Supplier Awards function, held in Stellenbosch on 29 November 2014, will be donated to FoodBank SA...

4 Dec 2014 12:41

PnP holds another "Day for Madiba"
PnP holds another "Day for Madiba"

To commemorate the anniversary of Nelson Mandela's passing, Pick n Pay will once again hold a "Day for Madiba" in its stores on 14 December, with that day's profits going to the Nelson Mandela's Children's Hospital Trust...

4 Dec 2014 12:30

Peter Cowan
Fostering Ubuntu for a brighter future

As early as the 1950s, the term "Ubuntu" has been seen in African literature ... The word encompasses a plethora of social rights movements, simply translating to the most basic action and human kindness...

By Peter Cowan 3 Dec 2014 10:57

Pick n Pay's Women's Walks raise R1m for breast cancer awareness
Pick n Pay's Women's Walks raise R1m for breast cancer awareness

Pick n Pay's Women's Walks raised R1 million towards enabling PinkDrive to provide breast screening and education to even more women around the country, who without the PBO, may not have had access to these free services...

28 Nov 2014 14:30

Academy for African Filmmakers to mentor young African talent
Academy for African Filmmakers to mentor young African talent

The Academy for African Filmmakers is a new initiative by Unilever and MOFILM to help young African talent develop their storytelling and pitching skills while working on real live Unilever briefs with the possibility of having their work broadcast...

27 Nov 2014 16:15

"Share the sound of an AIDS-free generation" and support (RED)
"Share the sound of an AIDS-free generation" and support (RED)

This is The Coca-Cola Company's international call to join efforts in helping end mother-to-child transmission of HIV with the launch of a new campaign in partnership with (RED), titled exactly that...

27 Nov 2014 07:00

Bonnie Ramaila
Is CSI a farce or impactful?

Where is the difference if it's not sustainable and soon forgotten?

By Bonnie Ramaila 24 Nov 2014 10:15

Belvedere vodka goes (RED)
Belvedere vodka goes (RED)

A special edition bottling of Belvedere premium vodka, which has teamed up with (RED) to raise proceeds for the global fund that finances programs to fight HIV/AIDS in Africa, has been launched in South Africa...

19 Nov 2014 15:14

The Empty Shop empties donations into HospiceWits
The Empty Shop empties donations into HospiceWits

Today, Sandton City and partner McCann Johannesburg celebrated The Empty Shop's success with a clothing donation handover of more than 15,000 items to HospiceWits in Parkmore...

18 Nov 2014 13:00

Mpuma Waste Buy-Back Centre re-launched
Mpuma Waste Buy-Back Centre re-launched

The Mpuma Waste Buy-Back Centre was recently re-launched to contribute in reducing illegal dumping, promoting a cleaner environment, reducing landfill costs and more...

17 Nov 2014 15:50

Come on, have a heart - become an organ donor
Come on, have a heart - become an organ donor

Spur Foundation has taken up the challenge and has joined up with the Organ Donor Foundation for the life-changing #Save7 campaign...

11 Nov 2014 13:47

The Empty Shop finally comes to South Africa! - McCann Worldgroup
The Empty Shop finally comes to South Africa!

23 million South Africans are still living in poverty. To help combat this reality, Sandton City, in partnership with McCann Johannesburg, has launched an award-winning global CSI campaign, The Empty Shop...

Issued by McCann Worldgroup 5 Nov 2014 11:24

Madiba's legacy continues to fill hearts and stomachs of children
Madiba's legacy continues to fill hearts and stomachs of children

The AmaLunchbox kitchen donated to Dikgabane School on 30 October 2014 is 101st AmaLunchbox kitchen provided by Game, in partnership with Massmart, the Walmart Foundation and the Department of Education.

3 Nov 2014 11:50

Donate, style and empty with The Empty Shop
Donate, style and empty with The Empty Shop

Sandton City in partnership with McCann Johannesburg has launched The Empty Shop, an award-winning global CSI campaign pioneered in São Paulo, Brazil.

29 Oct 2014 14:00

Clover Mama Afrika and MiX Telematics take to the road again - over 7,000 kilometres of 'giving back' - Clover
Clover Mama Afrika and MiX Telematics take to the road again - over 7,000 kilometres of 'giving back'

MiX Telematics is once again sponsoring Clover Mama Afrika's annual roadshow - a journey of more than 7,000 kilometres that includes support visits to 30 Clover Mama Afrika centres across South Africa...

Issued by Clover 29 Oct 2014 13:24

Relate bracelets Made in Movember on sale now
Relate bracelets Made in Movember on sale now

Besides growing a Mo to raise awareness and funds for men's health issues including prostate and testicular cancer, this Movember you can also show your support for the cause by purchasing a Relate bracelet.

28 Oct 2014 10:45

Coke Light goes pink for breast cancer
Coke Light goes pink for breast cancer

In partnership with its national bottling partners and Makro, Coca-Cola South Africa has created specially designed six-pack cans of Coca-Cola Light, wrapped in pink packaging...

22 Oct 2014 12:48

Samsung donates 3,000 smartphones to provide humanitarian support against Ebola
Samsung donates 3,000 smartphones to provide humanitarian support against Ebola

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. has announced that the company will donate 3,000 smartphones, worth about $1 million, to be used in a United Nations project for the three worst-hit African countries.

22 Oct 2014 09:10

Coca-Cola Light dressed in pink to raise awareness for breast cancer
Coca-Cola Light dressed in pink to raise awareness for breast cancer

In support of breast cancer awareness, Coca-Cola, its bottling partner and Makro have partnered to create specially designed six-packs of Coca-Cola Light, wrapped in pink packaging.

20 Oct 2014 11:45

Woolworths donates R3m for World Food Day
Woolworths donates R3m for World Food Day

In honour of World Food Day, 16 October 2014, Woolworths has been donating R3 million towards sustainable food security during the course of the year via the EduPlant programme...

15 Oct 2014 10:10

'Win The Right Way' to find promising entrepreneurs
'Win The Right Way' to find promising entrepreneurs

Chivas Regal has launched Win The Right Way, which is a global search for the most promising social entrepreneurs: those with businesses or ideas that use enterprise and innovation as a force for good.

13 Oct 2014 15:20

Stock Santa's Shoe Boxes at Little Elves pop-up shop
Stock Santa's Shoe Boxes at Little Elves pop-up shop

As part of the Santa Shoe Box campaign, this year for the first time Good Hope FM is bringing the shoe box to life by hosting a 'Little Elves Pop-Up Shop' at the Canal Walk shopping centre in Cape Town from 3-26 October 2014.

8 Oct 2014 16:02

Unilever launches Dove Self Esteem Project to boost girls' self-worth
Unilever launches Dove Self Esteem Project to boost girls' self-worth

Unilever South Africa recently launched the Dove Self Esteem Project, which is set to reach 100,000 girls by the end of 2015 through self-esteem workshops aimed at building body confidence.

1 Oct 2014 15:02

Finalist from Durbanville Hills competes for Farm Worker of the Year 2014
Finalist from Durbanville Hills competes for Farm Worker of the Year 2014

Mervyn Davies of Durbanville Hills and regional winner of the Farm Worker of the Year 2014 award is now competing against the winners of the other 14 regions for the Western Cape title.

30 Sep 2014 11:15

Hungry Lion serves up Guinness World Record on Heritage Day
Hungry Lion serves up Guinness World Record on Heritage Day

On Heritage Day, Hungry Lion set a new Guinness World Record for the largest serving of fried chicken, handing out over 1.6 tons free chicken to Mitchells Plain residents from a mega sized, 4-metre version of its Pride Bucket...

26 Sep 2014 09:09

State asks private companies to donate to an Ebola fund
State asks private companies to donate to an Ebola fund

The Department of Health has appealed to the country's private sector to donate to the Ebola Response Fund to assist the countries affected by the virus.

26 Sep 2014 08:26

Campaign to donate reading glasses for every purchased pair
Campaign to donate reading glasses for every purchased pair

As part of Eye Care Awareness Month, from 23 September to 20 October 2014, Readwell Reading Glasses and Clicks will donate a pair of reading glasses to a senior citizen, for every Readwell reading glasses purchased.

22 Sep 2014 13:09

Loeries 2014: Unilever leads the shift from the African opportunity to the African challenge
Loeries 2014: Unilever leads the shift from the African opportunity to the African challenge

Unilever believes that creativity is the key to making sustainable living commonplace - its vision not only for itself as a company, but SA and the African continent as a whole...

By Jessica Taylor 22 Sep 2014 10:35

MyPlanet, supporting rhino conservation in transparent manner
MyPlanet, supporting rhino conservation in transparent manner

With International Rhino Day just around the corner, on 22 September 2014, there is a renewed focus around raising funds for rhino conservation and concern around misappropriation of funds.

19 Sep 2014 13:30

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