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The Peninsula gets Imvelo Awards nomination
The Peninsula gets Imvelo Awards nomination

The Peninsula All-Suite Hotel, Cape Town, has been nominated for its numerous and far-reaching community involvement endeavours in the Imvelo Awards.

30 Oct 2014 13:15

Engen and Supersport United roll out community-based football programmes
Engen and Supersport United roll out community-based football programmes

In support of children's month, Engen and Supersport United will be rolling out community-based football programmes at the NY49 Sports Complex in Gugulethu, Cape Town.

30 Oct 2014 12:10

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

2014 Sunday Times Top 100 Companies results out
2014 Sunday Times Top 100 Companies results out

For the second consecutive year, Coronation Fund Managers has been named Top Company in the annual Sunday Times Top 100 Companies Awards.

29 Oct 2014 09:47

JSE announces Investment Challenge winners
JSE announces Investment Challenge winners

The Johannesburg Stock Exchange has announced the winners of its 41st Investment Challenge - South Africa's largest financial literacy initiative - during an awards ceremony at their Sandton offices on Friday, 24 October.

28 Oct 2014 14:10

$2tn social innovation opportunity presents itself with the rise of megacities
$2tn social innovation opportunity presents itself with the rise of megacities

New research from Frost & Sullivan has identified a $2-trillion social innovation market opportunity in 2020 for key players looking to address the issues driving human development in the 21st century.

28 Oct 2014 12:25

Investing in ECD helps to reduce social and economic inequality
Investing in ECD helps to reduce social and economic inequality

The paper about the findings of the desktop research review entitled Laying the Foundation for Success: Lessons learnt from CSI-funded ECD programmes in South Africa, was shared at the FirstRand Foundation's fifth CSI That Works breakfast on 24 October 2014.

By Sizwe Nxasana 28 Oct 2014 11:35

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

Show gardens event raises R162k for charity
Show gardens event raises R162k for charity

Pam Golding Properties' Gardens on Show attracted a generous crowd with up to 800 people visiting one garden alone on the Saturday of the weekend event, raising approximately R162,000 for local charities in East London.

27 Oct 2014 12:15

KZN NGO receives R35k grant through Vital Awards
KZN NGO receives R35k grant through Vital Awards

Bobbi Bear, a KwaZulu-Natal non-profit, which rescues, represents and reintegrates sexually abused children in the province, has received a grant of R35,000 from the Vital Foundation's newly established Vital Awards.

24 Oct 2014 08:30

Woolies extends WRewards to forecourt stores
Woolies extends WRewards to forecourt stores

Woolworths customers on the WRewards programme typically spend 16% more and have bought 19% more units in Engen Food Stops, hence its extension to the these stores.

23 Oct 2014 08:00

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

Miss SA unveils giant wire exhibit for breast cancer awareness
Miss SA unveils giant wire exhibit for breast cancer awareness

Miss South Africa and fourth year medical student, Rolene Strauss has launched a breast cancer awareness campaign with the unveiling of a giant wire exhibit outside Stuttafords at Sandton City, where shoppers will be asked to support the cause by tying a pink ribbon to the work.

22 Oct 2014 09:45

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

Pearl Valley Celebrity Golf Day raises R200k for charity
Pearl Valley Celebrity Golf Day raises R200k for charity

All four-ball team slots were sold after record interest was secured from leading sportsmen and radio personalities at the annual Pearl Valley Celebrity Golf Day, with the proceeds going to the Child Speech and Hearing Programme.

21 Oct 2014 12:25

NEWSWATCH: Too bold or not bald enough?
NEWSWATCH: Too bold or not bald enough?

In its latest issue, YOU roped in local celebrities to join its cancer awareness campaign. The celebs' pictures were edited so that they appeared bald. The campaign is reported to have sparked mixed reactions from the public...

21 Oct 2014 12:00

Beyond Sport Global Summit gets support from City of Johannesburg
Beyond Sport Global Summit gets support from City of Johannesburg

The City of Joburg has been named Official Supporter of the Summit, as it prepares to welcome a global audience of leaders from sport, business and community development...

21 Oct 2014 11:44

Choose your portion with caution #NNW2014
Choose your portion with caution #NNW2014

The Department of Basic Education, through its National School Nutrition Programme promoted advocacy about eating appropriate quantities of food this National Nutrition Week, hence the theme: Choose your portion with caution.

20 Oct 2014 15:50

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

Vodacom provides e-learning connectivity solution
Vodacom provides e-learning connectivity solution

Vodacom, in partnership with the KwaZulu-Natal Department of Basic Education, has provided an e-learning connectivity solution in Umlazi.

17 Oct 2014 15:40

SA government honours GE with Siyabonga Business Award
SA government honours GE with Siyabonga Business Award

The South African government has awarded the Siyabonga Business Award to General Electric (GE). The inaugural award was created to recognise US businesses and individuals who are making an exceptional contribution to South Africa's economy.

17 Oct 2014 08:36

Unilever launches Lifebuoy's "Partner a Community" initiative in conjunction with Global Handwashing Day
Unilever launches Lifebuoy's "Partner a Community" initiative in conjunction with Global Handwashing Day

In conjunction with Global Handwashing Day (15 October), Unilever launched Lifebuoy's "Partner a Community" initiative in Mandeni, KwaZulu-Natal - a project that focuses on rural areas in an effort to decrease childhood diseases with the slogan: "Help a Child Reach Five".

16 Oct 2014 11:15

Programme guides Toyota dealers to protect environment
Programme guides Toyota dealers to protect environment

To further support the goal in creating a sustainable South Africa, Toyota introduced a programme to ensure all the dealers were participating in their quest to protect the environment.

16 Oct 2014 10:53

ATNS donates library to under-resourced rural school
ATNS donates library to under-resourced rural school

Yesterday, Air Traffic and Navigation Services in partnership with Breadline Africa donated a library to Qibi Primary School in the Free State. With the librarian already trained and a minimum of 800 books, the 469 children attending the school are sure to benefit.

16 Oct 2014 09:00

Third SA woman to summit Everest dreams big for children's centre
Third SA woman to summit Everest dreams big for children's centre

Field of Dreams is hosting a fundraising event to raise funds for the completion of a children's centre for the Schaumburg community near Hartebeespoort.

15 Oct 2014 12:36

Harley-Davidson supports men's health with Snors for a Cause
Harley-Davidson supports men's health with Snors for a Cause

In celebration of its new 2015 range and in support of men's health, Harley-Davidson has launched Snors for a Cause Motorcade 2014.

14 Oct 2014 15:25

PGP provides shelter this World Habitat Day
PGP provides shelter this World Habitat Day

In honour of World Habitat Day, Pam Golding Properties Western Cape joined hands with Habitat for Humanity to build houses and support community development in Pelican Park, Cape Town last week.

14 Oct 2014 12:25

LexisNexis raises R130k through Cycle Against Trafficking Challenge
LexisNexis raises R130k through Cycle Against Trafficking Challenge

The inaugural LexisNexis South Africa Cycle Against Trafficking Challenge saw 11 volunteer cyclists ride over 200 kms from the Drakensberg to Durban, raising R130,000 for three anti-trafficking organisations.

13 Oct 2014 11:00

Investec announces winners of 2014 Junior Innovators competition
Investec announces winners of 2014 Junior Innovators competition

A "Heating Kettle Bottle" - a battery-powered kettle and water bottle - has taken the winning title in the third annual Junior Innovators competition hosted at Investec in Sandown earlier this week.

10 Oct 2014 13:00

EduPlant announces competition winners
EduPlant announces competition winners

EduPlant - a food gardening and greening programme that teaches schools to implement permaculture principles to grow gardens - has announced the winning schools across five categories.

10 Oct 2014 10:45

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