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Clover Mama Afrika winner gets Madiba Week renovation
Clover Mama Afrika winner gets Madiba Week renovation

Following her recent win at the Clover Mama Afrika Smarties Week, Mama Mirriam Toni and her Ncedisizwe Centre in Mbekweni, Western Cape received a R150,000 donation by MiX Telematics towards revovations...

1 day ago

#MandelaMonth - Give more than 67 minutes, change lives
#MandelaMonth - Give more than 67 minutes, change lives

For the rest of Mandela Month, customers can purchase soccer balls, shin guards, goalkeeper gloves, water bottles or socks via the Totalsports online gift registry to donate to the African Passions soccer charity...

Issued by TFG (The Foschini Group) 3 days ago

#MandelaMonth: Groupon harnesses the power of group buying to do good
#MandelaMonth: Groupon harnesses the power of group buying to do good

As part of its Mandela Month contribution, Groupon South Africa is hosting donation deals on its website until the end of July 2016...

By Jessica Tennant 25 Jul 2016

Nathaniel Masiza
Woolworths' 'Inside Retail' programme reaches 32 TVET colleges

Woolworths recently hosted its annual 'Inside Retail' programme, targeting 32 TVET colleges in Cape Town through a week-long, embedded course aimed at providing practical experience and knowledge of the retail value chain in South Africa...

19 Jul 2016

Debonairs accused of trying to profit from 'doughnation' drive
Debonairs accused of trying to profit from 'doughnation' drive

Pizza chain Debonairs has got up a few people's noses with a charity drive to feed the poor on Mandela Day‚ with some accusing the company on social media of trying to make some dough out of its so-called "doughnation" project...

18 Jul 2016

Shoprite pledges 67,000 sandwiches every month for a year
Shoprite pledges 67,000 sandwiches every month for a year

The Shoprite Group has undertaken to make 67,000 peanut butter sandwiches for local charities in need this Mandela Day and has pledged to keep doing this every month until Mandela Day 2017...

15 Jul 2016

Professor Elain Vlok and Mama Mirriam Toni.
Mama Mirriam wins Clover Mama Afrika Smarties Week

At the Clover Mama Afrika Smarties Week, a hands-on training course that sees the Clover Mama Afrika women travel from different provinces to partake in a week of value added workshops, Mama Mirriam Toni has won the Ultimate Cleanliness and Hygiene Award...

15 Jul 2016

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Mandela Day at Menlyn offers three ways to give back

Menlyn Park Shopping Centre in Pretoria has planned some great events on Mandela Day to show its support for and appreciation of the surrounding communities, which include orphanages, cyclists travelling to and from Mamelodi township and an animal shelter...

15 Jul 2016

Sibonile Dube
#MandelaMonth: Unilever uses the most powerful weapon to change the world

Unilever hosted a celebration of South African youth at Shine Studios in Braamfontein on Tuesday 5 July 2016, where CEO Peter Cowan revealed how they plan to tackle some of the tough challenges facing young learners...

By Jessica Tennant 13 Jul 2016

Bizters are doing it for bread
Bizters are doing it for bread

Brothers and Bizters, this year sees Bizcommunity launch the inaugural Bizters for Bread Corporate Challenge, whereby we are inviting our fellow Cape Town-based biz communities to rise to our challenge to walk against hunger...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 12 Jul 2016

#MandelaMonth: KFC adds hope R2 at a time
#MandelaMonth: KFC adds hope R2 at a time

KFC's Add Hope initiative, together with Joint Aid Management (JAM) South Africa, will be packing 1,000 food parcels at the KFC head office in honour of Madiba this year...

By Jessica Tennant 12 Jul 2016

TFG employees raise R350,000 to help the homeless
TFG employees raise R350,000 to help the homeless

On 30 June, TFG (The Foschini Group) announced their donation of R350,000 to MES, an organisation that helps homeless individuals rebuild their lives...

Issued by TFG (The Foschini Group) 8 Jul 2016

Nestlé Art Project selects 15 South African art students
Nestlé Art Project selects 15 South African art students

The Nestlé Art Project, part of Nestlé South Africa's centenary commemoration, has shortlisted 15 South African art students from secondary and tertiary institutions as finalists...

8 Jul 2016

Checkers introduces #CheckersLittleShop Mini Collectables
Checkers introduces #CheckersLittleShop Mini Collectables

This week, Checkers introduced its Little Shop Mini Collectables in stores across the country. The first 25 learners to complete their collections could win R10,000 for themselves and R10,000 for their schools...

7 Jul 2016

Eikendal Estate donates portion of sales of Pinotage 2015 to Peace Parks Foundation
Eikendal Estate donates portion of sales of Pinotage 2015 to Peace Parks Foundation

Eikendal Estate has committed to donate 5% of its Pinotage 2015 sales from its tasting centre to the Peace Parks Foundation...

6 Jul 2016

#MandelaMonth: Canal Walk, LEAP partner on #MandelaMosaic
#MandelaMonth: Canal Walk, LEAP partner on #MandelaMosaic

Canal Walk Shopping Centre (CWSC) and LEAP Science and Maths Schools - a network of no-fee independent schools - are partnering to build a massive canned food mosaic of the Mandela Day logo on 18 July 2016...

6 Jul 2016

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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

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

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

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

KoAnn Skrzyniarz
#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

The Consumer Goods Forum publishes guide to help combat childhood obesity
The Consumer Goods Forum publishes guide to help combat childhood obesity

In response to global concerns about the growing problem of childhood obesity, The Consumer Goods Forum, together with the World Federation of Advertisers (WFA), this week published a new tool to help its 400 member companies...

9 May 2016

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