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#PnPKeepsOnGiving with new Christmas song
#PnPKeepsOnGiving with new Christmas song

Pick n Pay, together with Ladysmith Black Mambazo, have recently released a unique and proudly South African twist to the popular Christmas song, Little Drummer Boy made famous by Boney M...

18 Nov 2016

Uzwelo Bags launch online store
Uzwelo Bags launch online store

Expand a Sign recently launched the Uzwelo Bags initiative that sees thousands of metres of their waste textile fabric donated to teams of sewers from underprivileged backgrounds to make unique and truly South African bags...

Issued by Expand a Sign 9 Nov 2016

For Black Girls Fashion Trade launched in Philippi
For Black Girls Fashion Trade launched in Philippi

The For Black Girls Fashion Trade launch took place at the GSB MTN Solution Space in Philippi Village on Friday, 4 November 2016...

8 Nov 2016

Woolworths marks its 85th anniversary with educational bursaries
Woolworths marks its 85th anniversary with educational bursaries

To celebrate 85 years of quality, Woolworths is giving back R1m to education. It is partnering with the MySchool MyVillage MyPlanet fundraising programme to provide 50 educational bursaries of R20,000 each...

3 Nov 2016

Solly’s Monageng Market
Pick n Pay and Gauteng Department of Economic Development support more spaza entrepreneurs

A partnership between Pick n Pay and the Gauteng Department of Economic Development (GDED) to regenerate entrepreneurial grocery stores will see its second store open in Diepkloof...

31 Oct 2016

New Checkers collectible campaign benefits The Lunchbox Fund
New Checkers collectible campaign benefits The Lunchbox Fund

Sales from a new collectibles campaign from Checkers will benefit The Lunchbox Fund. Stick Ems are sticky little South African-themed safari animals together with ranger Charlie and his 4x4 vehicle, Buggy, on sale at R4.99 each...

27 Oct 2016

Mugg & Bean's Cupcakes of Hope raises R550,000
Mugg & Bean's Cupcakes of Hope raises R550,000

The Mugg & Bean's Cupcakes of Hope campaign raised in excess of R550,000 to help change and save lives for children affected by cancer and their families. In September 2016, the campaign brought over 41,000 South Africans together in support of those affected by cancer...

18 Oct 2016

Pioneer's School Breakfast Nutrition Programme reaches 21,450 children daily
Pioneer's School Breakfast Nutrition Programme reaches 21,450 children daily

The School Breakfast Nutrition Programme, launched by Pioneer Foods in 2015, is currently reaching 21,450 children daily in 25 schools in the Western Cape, Northern Cape, Limpopo, North West and Free State...

18 Oct 2016

Shoprite Group ready for World Food Day
Shoprite Group ready for World Food Day

World Food Day, on 16 October every year, is an international day of action against hunger, with people from around the world coming together to declare their commitment to eradicate hunger in our lifetime...

6 Oct 2016

World Food Day receives pledge from RCL Foods
World Food Day receives pledge from RCL Foods

RCL Foods is calling on South Africans to #DOMORE and donate a meal through its Facebook campaign. It will donate a meal to a needy person this World Food Day for every 'like' its CSI Facebook page receives...

6 Oct 2016

Foschini introduces Courage to Conquer campaign
Foschini introduces Courage to Conquer campaign

This October, Foschini is raising awareness of breast cancer with its Courage to Conquer campaign to unite eleven breast cancer survivors to openly share their stories and encourage other women in South Africa to be bold and take courage...

28 Sep 2016

KFC's Add Hope journey [infographic]
KFC's Add Hope journey [infographic]

KFC's corporate social responsibility programme, Add Hope has grown to feed more than 110,000 children across South Africa each day, with more than R300m donated to the cause since launching 7 years ago...

27 Sep 2016

TFG celebrated all hands coming together this Arbour Month!
TFG celebrated all hands coming together this Arbour Month!

This Arbour Month, employees from TFG (The Foschini Group), in collaboration with Starke Ayres Garden Centre, spent their afternoon planting indigenous trees with the children at Winsley Primary School...

Issued by TFG (The Foschini Group) 20 Sep 2016

TFG Heritage Day campaign celebrates SA's 11 official languages
TFG Heritage Day campaign celebrates SA's 11 official languages

Eleven days leading up to Heritage Day on 24 September, TFG (The Foschini Group) is will run a campaign to celebrate South Africa's 11 official languages, suggesting that when it comes to online shopping, TFG.co.za speaks everyone's language...

16 Sep 2016

#InnovationMonth: Begging-bowl tactic no longer optional for NPOs
#InnovationMonth: Begging-bowl tactic no longer optional for NPOs

South Africa is brimming with non-profit organisations seeking support for various noble causes...

By Sindy Peters 15 Sep 2016

Value retailer boosts education by supporting literacy development
Value retailer boosts education by supporting literacy development

In 2015, value retailer Ackermans partnered with the national reading-for-enjoyment campaign, Nal'ibali, and Wordworks to start the Ackermans Ububele School to support early childhood development...

Issued by Ackermans 7 Sep 2016

Checkers partners with Food and Trees for Africa to establish sustainable food gardens
Checkers partners with Food and Trees for Africa to establish sustainable food gardens

In light of Arbor Week, Checkers has partnered Food and Trees for Africa and 11 community organisations, to help upgrade existing food gardens and establish new ones to address food security needs in communities facing serious food security challenges...

6 Sep 2016

Sarah Collins of Wonderbag launches the global Coalition of Action
Sarah Collins of Wonderbag launches the global Coalition of Action

Sarah Collins, social entrepreneur and founder of the Wonderbag, launched the Coalition of Action on Wednesday, 31 August in Cape Town to unite communities and leaders across the globe to address many of the world's 2030 Sustainable Development Goals...

2 Sep 2016

It's 'Cupcake for Breakfast Day'
It's 'Cupcake for Breakfast Day'

Mugg & Bean will be adding lemon meringue cupcakes to its menu for the month of September 2016, offering consumers a simple and sweet way to help change and save lives...

1 Sep 2016

Juanita van Zyl, owner of Shalom Orphanage, Patricia Sefuthi, Heidelberg Mall marketing officer, and children from Shalom Orphanage.
Heidelberg Mall's Shoe Collection Drive receives over 1,000 pairs

The Heidelberg community has donated over 1,000 pairs of shoes towards the Heidelberg Mall's ongoing Shoe Collection Drive to provide shoes for those in need...

30 Aug 2016

Masterchef Australia judges host food drive in SA
Masterchef Australia judges host food drive in SA

Making their first appearance together in South Africa, MasterChef Australia judges Gary Mehigan, George Calombaris and Matt Preston will host The Longest Dinner Table on 7 September in aid of Stop Hunger Now Southern Africa.

29 Aug 2016

Bic Clic celebrates 60 years
Bic Clic celebrates 60 years

The Bic Clic ballpoint pen celebrates 60 years of smooth writing by releasing a limited edition silver and gold Bic Clic pen pack that benefits underprivileged children...

29 Aug 2016

SASKO takes Siyasizana Daycare Project to Western Cape
SASKO takes Siyasizana Daycare Project to Western Cape

Based on the successfully launch of the SASKO Siyasizana Daycare Project in Thembisa in 2015, the programme has now been rolled out in the Mitchells Plain and Khayelitsha communities of Cape Town...

25 Aug 2016

Sarah Collins, founder of Wonderbag, receives her trophy.
Winners of the Fairlady Women of the Future Awards for 2016 announced

True to its tagline, 'The smart read for smart women', Fairlady announced the winners of its annual Fairlady Women of the Future Awards, in partnership with Santam, at an exclusive VIP luncheon at Summer Place in Hyde Park, Johannesburg this afternoon...

19 Aug 2016

Why we need to unite to feed children while at school
Why we need to unite to feed children while at school

In a call for Cape Town to unite against hunger at our schools, the Peninsula School Feeding Association's Charity Family Fun Walk, Blisters for Bread, will take place at the Green Point Cricket Club on Sunday, 28 August...

Issued by Peninsula School Feeding Association 16 Aug 2016

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Woolworths, WWF-SA enter second partnership

The World Wide Fund for Nature South Africa and Woolworths have announced a second five-year partnership, following the success of the first three-year sustainable business partnership...

12 Aug 2016

ACDOCOSA donates R400,000 LifeStyles Condoms to Dis-Chem Foundation
ACDOCOSA donates R400,000 LifeStyles Condoms to Dis-Chem Foundation

Specialist consumer packaged goods brand-custodian distributor, ACDOCO South Africa, in partnership with the Dis-Chem Foundation, has donated R400,000 worth of LifeStyles Condoms by Ansell to different NGOs across South Africa...

Issued by ACDOCOSA 12 Aug 2016

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Pioneer is growing its hybrid corn seed scheme further into Africa

Dupont's Pioneer unit hopes to expand its hybrid corn seed partnership with African governments and aid groups, to Tanzania, after setting up programmes for farmers to use its seed in Ethiopia and Zambia...

By Tshepiso Mokhema 11 Aug 2016

KFC team adds hope at CEO SleepOut 2016
KFC team adds hope at CEO SleepOut 2016

The KFC team of Doug Smart, MD of KFC Africa, KFC champion Sydney Thela and KFC champion Sinanziwe Ndlovu joined the CEO SleepOut on 28 July 2016 on the Nelson Mandela Bridge to take a stand in fighting poverty and homelessness in South Africa...

2 Aug 2016

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