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Nivea launches Pay with Care campaign
Nivea launches Pay with Care campaign

Instead of asking people to reach into their pockets to make a donation or to buy a product to show they care, Nivea is asking them to, quite literally, Pay with Care. Those who make a 'Care Promise' on Nivea's website will be rewarded with a 'R10 off' voucher sent to their phone to redeem in-store...

2 Jul 2015 11:30

A Different Life 'insures' customers feel good
A Different Life 'insures' customers feel good

A life insurance company that is making its customers feel good by doing good...

1 Jul 2015 15:06

Qhubeka initiative official beneficiary of Berg and Bush
Qhubeka initiative official beneficiary of Berg and Bush

The Qhubeka bike initiative has been adopted as the official charitable beneficiary of the Berg and Bush mountain bike race that will take place in the central Drakensberg during October 2015.

30 Jun 2015 16:28

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Sustainability: a lever for growth

Sustainability is becoming more and more about business as companies realise that it can be a lever for growth...

By Danette Breitenbach 30 Jun 2015 07:30

Filter Focus donates books to Nokuphila Primary
Filter Focus donates books to Nokuphila Primary

Filter Focus joined book and mobile library supplier Qualibooks, by donating 140 books for children at Nokuphila Primary School in Midrand near Johannesburg...

29 Jun 2015 16:27

Engen KlevaKidz educates Western Cape communities
Engen KlevaKidz educates Western Cape communities

Engen KlevaKidz, the travelling stage drama that educates rural and township communities about safe handling and storage of paraffin, visited 20 schools in the Western Cape during June this year...

29 Jun 2015 10:39

SAVA supports the Street Sleeper Project
SAVA supports the Street Sleeper Project

This winter, the Southern African Vinyls Association (SAVA) will be helping the Street Sleeper project keep hundreds of homeless people warm and dry by donating a much-needed industrial sewing machine used to convert used PVC billboards into waterproof, windproof survival sleeping bags...

26 Jun 2015 12:17

JUSTpaper going from strength to strength
JUSTpaper going from strength to strength

New paper products manufacturer, JUSTpaper, has a pioneering business philosophy that is taking the company...

26 Jun 2015 11:20

Cell C shares the love
Cell C shares the love

Needy families in informal settlement in the Bloemfontein area will be cosy and warm this winter - thanks to Cell C's humanitarian initiative of keeping disadvantaged people warm as the chill bites...

26 Jun 2015 10:50

Oceana gives homes to nine families who lost homes in devastating Hout Bay fires
Oceana gives homes to nine families who lost homes in devastating Hout Bay fires

The nine families who were left homeless after the devastating fire that swept through Hangberg in April were handed keys to their new homes...

25 Jun 2015 11:06

The Cell C foundation supports the Techno Girl entrepreneurship programme
The Cell C foundation supports the Techno Girl entrepreneurship programme

Girls born into poverty will be given a much-needed techno boost. Mobile network provider Cell C has partnered with the DSBD to give hope to hundreds of disadvantaged girls...

25 Jun 2015 07:48

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Khulisa pilot project for the homeless a huge success

Earlier this year, in response to the growing problem of homelessness and marginalisation, Khulisa Social Solutions launched a pilot project in Cape Town that has turned 40 street people from a scourge into an asset...

25 Jun 2015 06:15

Lorge Consulting Services identifies school for book donation programme 2015
Lorge Consulting Services identifies school for book donation programme 2015

Lorge a Sage Premier Partner, established in 1986, have partnered with Qualibooks to donate much needed books and a mobile library to Protempo Akademie, in Centurion...

24 Jun 2015 11:23

Mixed feelings as business leaders sleep rough
Mixed feelings as business leaders sleep rough

On one of the coldest nights of winter, chief executives from more than 240 companies slept on the pavement. Their efforts were both lauded and criticised...

By Shamin Chibba 24 Jun 2015 09:50

Social enterprise is changing - Neil Robinson
Social enterprise is changing - Neil Robinson

Relate, a South African not-for-profit, recently announced its phenomenal growth by 70% in just one financial year.

By Jessica Taylor 24 Jun 2015 07:00

Hydrogen fuel cell technology initiative partners with the Minister of Science and Technology. L–R: Andrew Hinkly, executive head marketing of Anglo American Platinum; Mike Hellyar, MD, Air Products South Africa and Minister of Science and Technology Naledi Pandor
Air Products joins TECH4RED project to improve education

Air Products South Africa, the manufacturer of a diverse portfolio of atmospheric and speciality gases, is a key partner in a pilot project which aims to enhance the quality of learning and teaching in rural schools.

24 Jun 2015 06:05

L-R: Acting GM of Lafarge Cement, Tshepiso Dumasi, director of Busy Bee Primary School, Gloria Padi, DDG of Education, Edward Mosuwe, and the principal of Busy Bee Primary School, Elvis Ncube
Lafarge hands over new classrooms to Kaalfontein school

Lafarge South Africa has handed over four new classrooms to the Busy Bee Primary School near Kaalfontein in Gauteng as part of the school's 20th anniversary celebrations...

23 Jun 2015 06:43

Deccan Road Primary School particpated in the Collect-A-Bag campaign
Schools participate in Collect-A-Bag campaign

The Collect-A-Bag campaign encourages communities to collect plastic bags from Albany Superior loaves to decrease pollution and dumping...

22 Jun 2015 06:35

Shoprite, Checkers kick off #ActsofWarmth winter campaign
Shoprite, Checkers kick off #ActsofWarmth winter campaign

Shoprite and Checkers have kicked off their #ActsofWarmth winter campaign, which aims to inspire South Africans to act for warmth...

20 Jun 2015 08:10

Kidz2Kidz Trust extends projects beyond Santa Shoebox Project
Kidz2Kidz Trust extends projects beyond Santa Shoebox Project

Kidz2Kidz Trust has extended its projects beyond the Santa Shoebox Project to encourage people to move beyond donating in material and financial ways to experience the joy of giving on a deeper level...

19 Jun 2015 14:19

Fruit-handling depot to service Robertson opened
Fruit-handling depot to service Robertson opened

Constitution Road Wine Growers has opened a fully operational fruit-handling depot to service the requirements of producers in the Robertson area...

19 Jun 2015 12:00

O.R. Tambo International provides libraries to schools
O.R. Tambo International provides libraries to schools

Airports Company South Africa's flagship airport, O.R. Tambo International, recently donated two container libraries to Phomolong Primary School in Tembisa and Chivirikani Primary School in Katlehong...

19 Jun 2015 10:55

Tsogo Sun, Generation Earth announce partnership
Tsogo Sun, Generation Earth announce partnership

Tsogo Sun has entered into a new partnership with Generation Earth, a green networking platform with the youth, for the youth and by the youth, that recognises and develops green thinkers...

19 Jun 2015 06:22

Holiday Club 2015 to reach 1,200 children
Holiday Club 2015 to reach 1,200 children

With the winter school holidays just two weeks away, Community Ministries Muldersdrift is gearing up for the 17th Holiday Club aiming to once again reach 1,200 children in the area...

19 Jun 2015 06:15

Samsung delivers accessible healthcare to the community of Hammanskraal
Samsung delivers accessible healthcare to the community of Hammanskraal

Samsung Electronics South Africa is addressing the need to provide accessible healthcare services in the Ga-Ramotse community in Hammanskraal...

19 Jun 2015 06:10

Shoprite and Checkers launch winter warmth campaign
Shoprite and Checkers launch winter warmth campaign

Shoprite and Checkers have initiated their #ActsOfWarmth winter campaign, which aims to inspire South Africans to act for warmth. The campaign officially launched yesterday with well-known South African personalities taking up the challenge to make a difference in the lives of others...

18 Jun 2015 11:05

Mixed-media artist and maize meal brand unite to help nourish and feed
Mixed-media artist and maize meal brand unite to help nourish and feed

Thanks to a collaboration between a well-known mixed-media artist and a maize meal brand, an art exhibition in Durban is to help nourish, feed and bring about social change, via community support at grassroots level through feeding schemes and a sewing project...

18 Jun 2015 08:00

Goodyear donates 70 trees to Uitenhage schools
Goodyear donates 70 trees to Uitenhage schools

Representatives from Goodyear SA visited schools in Uitenhage to plant and distribute 70 trees on Friday, 5 June in celebration of World Environment Day...

18 Jun 2015 06:10

Jimmy Nevis launches Blue Collar Foundation
Jimmy Nevis launches Blue Collar Foundation

Cape Town-born musician, Jimmy Nevis has announced the launch of his charity organisation called The Blue Collar Foundation which will aim to inspire and create change among the youth of Cape Town...

17 Jun 2015 15:49

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