Relate Bracelets, a not-for-profit social enterprise, is launching its new online store to celebrate one million hand-beaded bracelets being sold.
2 Dec 2013 07:40
Underprivileged children from care homes in Bloemfontein, Johannesburg, Cape Town, Durban, Port Elizabeth, Polokwane, Middelburg and Bethlehem were recently treated to Christmas shopping sprees at their local Jet Stores.
28 Nov 2013 07:28
This Christmas, as part of the Smile for Life campaign, Woolworths and MySchool MyVillage MyPlanet have teamed up with Operation Smile South Africa, a MyVillage beneficiary, to give 100 children born with cleft palates or cleft lips life-changing operations.
27 Nov 2013 12:03
Children from the Rainbow Children's Village in Westdene, Johannesburg will enjoy an early festive season after Energizer announced the launch of its Energizer Making Smiles Last Longer Campaign in partnership with the Cresta Shopping Centre in Randburg.
25 Nov 2013 07:33
Corporate social investment (CSI) has evolved in leaps and bounds and is no longer viewed as a simple charitable donation or a PR spin to ease the corporate conscience and enhance the brand's image.
By Marcel Strauss 18 Nov 2013 14:23
Unintentional accidents such as drowning or burn wounds, claim the lives of more than 8,000 South African children every year. The sad fact is that these accidents often occur because adults are uninformed and unaware of the dangers of ordinary household appliances to a small child.
14 Nov 2013 06:26
The R1-million winner of the third Annual SAB Foundation Social Innovation Awards held in Sandton late last week is 'Vula' Eye Health Mobile Phone App.
5 Nov 2013 09:01
Amidst the growing concerns surrounding fundraising schemes exploiting the current heightened rhino awareness, the Adopt So Our Rhinos Don't Die campaign is the first to bear the official SANParks Fundraising Seal, which ensures peace-of-mind that all funding will go directly to rhino anti-poaching activities.
31 Oct 2013 07:31
The modern consumer expects businesses to act socially responsible and to demonstrate through their product and service offerings that they care about people and the planet.
10 Oct 2013 10:56
Following the successful entry of Bayede! Wines and the Seven Sisters into Walmart stores overseas, Massmart is incentivising the best performing wine producers from its Developing Wine Brand Programme with export opportunities to Walmart's key international markets.
10 Sep 2013 08:48
TFG (The Foschini Group) and NGO Hands of Honour are working together to help poor Cape Town communities cut crime and improve their standard of living through the Regeneration of City and Soul project.
4 Sep 2013 11:16
Col'Cacchio Pizza Challenge Live winner, Jade Fairbrother will be donning the apron as the pizzeria's August celebrity chef with her award-winning Hollywood Scene pizza.
7 Aug 2013 07:16
As part of their World AIDS Day initiative, on Friday 29 November 2013, Takealot.com donated over 700 books to its charity partner, Beautiful Gate, with a retail value of R125,900.
2 Dec 2013 15:15
The Car Seats for Kids initiative educates road users, both young and old, of safety initiatives to ensure a brighter tomorrow. Matrix spoke to founder Peggie Mars to understand how the initiative was started, its impact and where it's going.
Issued by Matrix 29 Nov 2013 13:54
Retailers, such as the Pick n Pay Group, Edcon and Spar South Rand, have taken up the official Movember Retailers Challenge and are battling it out with other Mo's across the retail sector to see who will take the title and hold bragging rights until next year.
28 Nov 2013 13:38
Tribal Boyz is calling for anti-rape campaign Real Men Don't Rape to replace national football Fridays and DJs Karabo Ndaba and Jerry Malatji want government and business to support the idea.
28 Nov 2013 10:03
The 16 Days of Activism for No Violence Against Women and Children campaign challenges South Africans to declare a truce on violence against women and children - and ultimately to make this a permanent one.
Issued by Vital Health Foods 25 Nov 2013 15:26
Vital Health Foods, in association with Run/Walk for Life WP Athletics Club, will host the fourth annual Vital Run in aid of the PATCH Helderberg Centre for Abused Children on Saturday, 7 December.
Issued by Vital Health Foods 22 Nov 2013 14:51
Government is set to do things differently during this year's 16 Days of Activism for No Violence against Women and Children by visiting and engaging with communities.
By Gabi Khumalo 13 Nov 2013 09:30
Raymond Ackerman, the founder of Pick n Pay, has pledged a R100,000 donation towards helping the relief effort in the Philippines. The donation is intended as a seed for Pick n Pay smart shoppers to donate to the relief fund.
12 Nov 2013 13:37
The fourteen finalists in the South African Breweries (SAB) youth entrepreneurship development programme, SAB KickStart, have created 68 jobs during 2013.
12 Nov 2013 08:22
New ICT centres were unveiled at Prestwich Street Primary in Green Point last week. The school is situated in an affluent area, but serves mainly underprivileged learners.
By Sindy Peters 7 Nov 2013 08:58
MiX Telematics, a global provider of fleet and mobile asset management solutions, is once again sponsoring Clover Mama Afrika's annual roadshow - a journey that includes support visits to 21 Clover Mama Afrika centres across South Africa.
Issued by Clover 14 Oct 2013 13:49
As part of Arbour month this year, in conjunction with Food & Trees for Africa, Nampak Liquid Cartons sponsored over 100 trees for planting during the month of September.
Issued by Nampak 8 Oct 2013 10:54
The Bead Coalition has selected Blue Groove Africa, South African Rugby Union's (SARU's) partner in the Boks for Books Literacy initiative, as the beneficiary of proceeds from sales of its new "I am literacy" bracelet. Every bracelet sale is a guaranteed R10 for literacy development in South Africa.
20 Sep 2013 13:28
Over the years, First National Bank has followed what it sees as a simple but powerful principle: helpful innovation can change the world. (video)
13 Sep 2013 10:24
LOS ANGELES, US / JOHANNESBURG, SA: The Los Angeles and Johannesburg-based DISCOP Organisation announced the launch of DISCOPRO.
9 Sep 2013 12:16
It's that time of the year again, when Tiger Wheel & Tyre and the South African National Blood Service (SANBS) offer ordinary South Africans the chance to do something extraordinary: to donate blood and in the process make a difference.
Issued by Tiger Wheel & Tyre 3 Sep 2013 12:38
The charity auction at ' Chefs who Share - the ART of giving' has opened up to outside bidders who are unable to attend this sold out gala evening. Being held on Thursday 5 September 2013, the charity auction of original works by 10 top South African artists is in aid of two youth development charities, MAD CHARITY (Make A Difference) and Laureus Sport for Good Foundation.
19 Aug 2013 10:44
The inaugural 'Chefs who share - the ART of giving' is a sold-out gala evening in aid of youth development in the Cape Town City Hall on Thursday 5 September 2013. It will include an art auction, which is still accepting bids online.
1 Aug 2013 14:03
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