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Inaugural Brave exhibition at Southern Guild Gallery

This July the Southern Guild Gallery will host the inaugural Brave exhibition, auction and awards dinner, featuring photographs, artwork, poetry, and stories collected by Rock Girl youth reporters and photographers, who live on the front lines of some of the most dangerous, under-served communities in the country...

22 Jun 2016

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#CGFSummit: Enactus announces 1 Race 2 End Waste competition

Tom Gorman, CEO of Brambles and a board member of Enactus, has announced the launch of a global initiative, 1 Race 2 End Waste, to reduce food loss and waste in developing as well as developed countries...

21 Jun 2016

Responsible donor exiting during tough economic times
Responsible donor exiting during tough economic times

Exiting social investment programmes can be a highly sensitive and difficult process for donors, grantees and beneficiaries...

15 Jun 2016

MySchool partners with loot.co.za
MySchool partners with loot.co.za

MySchool MyVillage MyPlanet has announced a new partnership through which loot.co.za, one of South Africa's top-five online retailers, will join the fundraising initiative that raises millions of rand for schools and charities every year...

15 Jun 2016

Shoprite and Checkers launch fund to fight winter hunger
Shoprite and Checkers launch fund to fight winter hunger

The Shoprite Group is helping to fight hunger in vulnerable communities this winter by its surplus food donation programme and mobile soup kitchens...

31 May 2016

Milk for Change
Milk for Change

Tetra Pak, in partnership with Feed SA, has initiated a campaign called Milk for Change to fight undernourishment among South Africa's larger communities and educate consumers about the nutritional benefits of long-life milk...

Issued by Clover 30 May 2016

TFG helps Smile FM to spread the warmth this winter!
TFG helps Smile FM to spread the warmth this winter!

Radio station Smile FM was on a mission to spread warmth this winter by encouraging their listeners to donate R12 for those less fortunate to spend a night off the streets at The Haven Night Shelter...

Issued by TFG (The Foschini Group) 30 May 2016

Project Flamingo Golf Day
Project Flamingo Golf Day

Clarion Retail, as a supplier to Woolworths, was delighted to be involved in the recent Project Flamingo Golf Day held at Steenberg Golf Course to raise funds for breast cancer awareness...

Issued by The Clarion Group 24 May 2016

Duesouth partners with Chaeli campaign to make Comrades history!
Duesouth partners with Chaeli campaign to make Comrades history!

The Chaeli Foundation was founded in 2004 to raise money for Chaeli, an amazingly inspiring girl with cerebral palsy that desperately needed a motorised wheelchair...

Issued by TFG (The Foschini Group) 20 May 2016

Focus on WASH at Levi's Community Day
Focus on WASH at Levi's Community Day

More than 15 years ago, Levi's started its global day of service; this year's Community Day in South Africa took place at a manufacturing facility earlier this month...

19 May 2016

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#SB16CPT: Sustainable Brands welcomes CT to the fold

KoAnn Skrzyniarz, founder and CEO of Sustainable Brands, set the scene for the conference that kicked off this past weekend.

By Sindy Peters 16 May 2016

Woolworths and MySchool donate campaign proceeds
Woolworths and MySchool donate campaign proceeds

Woolworths and MySchool have recently celebrated the handover of a R400,000 donation, raised through their 2015 Christmas campaign, to the Children's Hospital Trust...

13 May 2016

Heidelberg residents support malls shoe collection drive
Heidelberg residents support malls shoe collection drive

Since the Heidelberg Mall's shoe collection drive launched in February 2015, residents have stepped up for their community and donated more than 1300 pairs of shoes...

6 May 2016

Jobs and R800m pledge unblocks merger delay
Jobs and R800m pledge unblocks merger delay

A commitment to spend R800m on small farmers and enterprises and a pledge to avoid job losses have helped unblock delays to a three-way merger of bottlers...

By Hilary Joffe 5 May 2016

SABMiller and Coke commit to helping entrepreneurs
SABMiller and Coke commit to helping entrepreneurs

To gain competition authority approval for the proposed merger of the soft-drink businesses of SABMiller, The Coca-Cola Company and Gutsche Family Investments, the parties have committed themselves to invest R800m in developing entrepreneurs...

4 May 2016

Shoprite's Class of 2016 empowers learners, families
Shoprite's Class of 2016 empowers learners, families

As part of Shoprite's 'Class of 2016' initiative, over 420 young South Africans will have their school fees paid for this year...

3 May 2016

Shoprite and Checkers customers raise R200k to help drought victims
Shoprite and Checkers customers raise R200k to help drought victims

Shoprite and Checkers customers have helped raise R200,000 for drought-stricken communities across South Africa since March 2016, which will be used to drill new boreholes, refurbish broken ones, as well as to support recovery efforts in severely affected communities...

20 Apr 2016

Spar sponsors Wildfees festival
Spar sponsors Wildfees festival

A new partnership will see one of South Africa's top six festivals continue to grow and contribute to community upliftment in the Sundays River, according to Spar Kirkwood Wildsfees board chairman Paul Marais...

19 Apr 2016

People power campaign against bread price increase
People power campaign against bread price increase

SA is about to be hit with a bread price increase. The drought has forced Mzansi to import wheat from overseas, but because of a...

19 Apr 2016

Sotheby's cognac auction to benefit The Film Foundation
Sotheby's cognac auction to benefit The Film Foundation

Three masterpieces featuring a rare blend of Louis XIII, designed by Hermès, Puiforcat and Saint-Louis, will be sold at an auction by Sotheby's as of September 2016, with all proceeds benefitting The Film Foundation's cinematic heritage preservation efforts...

31 Mar 2016

Clover's 'Mamas' keeping folk healthy
Clover's 'Mamas' keeping folk healthy

April is Health Awareness Month and while many are encouraged to eat the right foods, the question has to be raised as to whether people in South Africa - especially the poor - are getting the right nutrition to live a healthy life...

30 Mar 2016

Shoprite Group assists Grey Town on World Water Day
Shoprite Group assists Grey Town on World Water Day

On World Water Day, yesterday, the Shoprite Group donated 49,300 litres of water and 2,200 food buckets to the community of Grey Town as part of its Project Thirst...

23 Mar 2016

Shoprite introduces till-point donation facility to help combat drought
Shoprite introduces till-point donation facility to help combat drought

In order to give South Africans the chance to give financial assistance to those communities left without water, The Shoprite Group has introduced a till-point donation facility...

3 Mar 2016

Canon SA helps put children's facial screening project in the picture
Canon SA helps put children's facial screening project in the picture

Canon South Africa and the University of Pretoria's Department of Genetics are helping to bring to fruition a facial screening project that will assist with the early diagnosis of disorders in children...

Issued by Canon SA 3 Mar 2016

SB'16 Cape Town speaker lineup announced
SB'16 Cape Town speaker lineup announced

Sustainable Brands Cape Town has announced its speaker lineup for SB'16 Cape Town. The over 100 speakers will lead discussions into how to innovate brands for sustainability....

29 Feb 2016

Pilot scheme in Soweto could open the door for hundreds of spaza owners
Pilot scheme in Soweto could open the door for hundreds of spaza owners

A new partnership between the Gauteng Department of Economic Development (GDED) and Pick n Pay comes alive as the first ever spaza-to-store conversion, Monageng Market, opens in Diepkloof, Soweto this week...

26 Feb 2016

Prof Elain Vlok on Clover's self-sustaining CSI model
Prof Elain Vlok on Clover's self-sustaining CSI model

The annual Clover Mama Afrika Smarties Week, Clover's flagship CSI programme, took place in Johannesburg last week, from Sunday, 31 January to Friday, 5 February, including an awards evening for rewarding the mamas' previous years' work and commitment to their respective communities...

By Jessica Taylor 10 Feb 2016

Pick n Pay supports drought relief fund
Pick n Pay supports drought relief fund

Pick n Pay has announced the donation of R500,000 through different initiatives to provide respite for communities in South Africa's drought-stricken areas...

2 Feb 2016

CSI that makes a real difference
CSI that makes a real difference

Globalisation, connectivity, and common interests are uniting formerly unrelated groups. But how do you manage reputation in the fast-moving context of digital media...

By Jeff Nemeth 28 Jan 2016

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