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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

It's Your Turn to fill a "Feed Me Bag"
It's Your Turn to fill a "Feed Me Bag"

With the new "Feed Me Bag" created by Tuffy, It's Your Turn is able to make collections so much more efficient with its simple concept of making a collection bag accessible to anyone who would like to donate.

9 Oct 2014 14:15

Jacques Kallis Foundation raises funds for cricket scholarship
Jacques Kallis Foundation raises funds for cricket scholarship

The Jacques Kallis Foundation, established by one of cricket's most stupendous and benevolent icons, has announced a fundraising gala dinner and auction at Zip Zap Circus, Cape Town on Saturday, 11 October.

9 Oct 2014 09:35

Good Hope FM opens Santa Shoebox pop-up
Good Hope FM opens Santa Shoebox pop-up

As part of this year's Santa Shoebox Project, Good Hope FM has opened a life-size shoe box 'shop', offering the convenience of shopping for all the items on the predetermined shopping list within a dedicated space.

8 Oct 2014 13:45

Huggies hands over Kia Sportage to first winner
Huggies hands over Kia Sportage to first winner

Friday, 3 October 2014 is a day Steven Lakay from Swellendam will never forget. He became the lucky owner of a Kia Sportage 2.0L Ignite after entering the Huggies Dry Comfort competition.

By Evan-Lee Courie 7 Oct 2014 15:09

Ke nako! Shifting to a green economy
Ke nako! Shifting to a green economy

Ke nako (It's time) was the buzz phrase top of mind during the months preceding the 2010 FIFA World Cup. In 2014 this phrase once again rings true, but for a new zeitgeist: it's time for business to get on the green wave.

By Sindy Peters 7 Oct 2014 10:17

Gatekeeper Foundation launches Accredited Organisation programme to validate NPOs
Gatekeeper Foundation launches Accredited Organisation programme to validate NPOs

AMC Hunter Inc. has launched its Gatekeeper Foundation Accredited Organisation programme to ensure that Non-Profit Organisations (NPOs) in the province operate efficiently, effectively and legitimately in order to achieve their own goals to assist the underprivileged and give investors peace of mind to know that their contributions have made a difference.

7 Oct 2014 08:45

Support for Kilimanjaro climb raises funds for farm workers' littlies
Support for Kilimanjaro climb raises funds for farm workers' littlies

In raising support for their Kilimanjaro climb in an effort to fund the food bill of a Durbanville farm workers' preschool, Môresterretjies crèche has raised R5,895 (an ideal inspired by the Kilimanjaro's height of 5,895m) for each child.

6 Oct 2014 11:55

FTFA announces finalists for EduPlant Awards
FTFA announces finalists for EduPlant Awards

Food & Trees for Africa (FTFA), in partnership with The Woolworths Trust and Engen, has announced the finalists for the 2014 EduPlant Awards.

3 Oct 2014 14:15

Entries for the Wings for Life World Run 2015 now open
Entries for the Wings for Life World Run 2015 now open

The Wings for Life World Run is returning to 35 locations on six continents and entries for the 2015 event are now open for South African athletes of all ages and abilities - to compete side-by-side, marking a first for the South African leg of the race.

3 Oct 2014 11:00

KFC adds hope for hungry children this World Hunger Month
KFC adds hope for hungry children this World Hunger Month

KFC South Africa launched its Add Hope initiative in 2009 and continues to punt its importance in October, known as World Hunger month...

2 Oct 2014 12:45

Redefining CSI in our collective "South Africanness"
Redefining CSI in our collective "South Africanness"

South Africa's journey to democracy manifests itself in some interesting forms of expression, and these ought to be seen as a celebration of our cultural diversity.

By Wendy Tlou 2 Oct 2014 08:40

Gert-Johan Coetzee bursary worth R168,000 up for grabs
Gert-Johan Coetzee bursary worth R168,000 up for grabs

The search is on for a student to study fashion design at the North West School of Design with the Gert-Johan Coetzee bursary worth R168,000.

2 Oct 2014 08:00

Unilever launches Dove Self Esteem Project to boost girls' self-worth
Unilever launches Dove Self Esteem Project to boost girls' self-worth

Unilever South Africa recently launched the Dove Self Esteem Project, which is set to reach 100,000 girls by the end of 2015 through self-esteem workshops aimed at building body confidence.

1 Oct 2014 15:02

Help Snapscan make waves for DARG animal shelter
Help Snapscan make waves for DARG animal shelter

Donate to DARG to raise funds to keep the shelter open and you'll stand the chance to win a pair of general admission tickets to Rocking the Daisies...

1 Oct 2014 11:41

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