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Forgood connects people to causes
Forgood connects people to causes

An internet platform that helps South Africans who want to make a difference get connected to the causes that can use their help, launched yesterday...

29 Jan 2015 15:00

Smart Cape aims to help people study, find jobs and business opportunities
Smart Cape aims to help people study, find jobs and business opportunities

Cape Town is banking on its Smart Cape initiative to help job seekers and entrepreneurs find opportunities...

27 Jan 2015 15:00

Load shedding to continue
Load shedding to continue

Eskom says load shedding will continue today...

27 Jan 2015 11:57

Crime Stop, Crime Line tip-offs lead to 52 arrests
Crime Stop, Crime Line tip-offs lead to 52 arrests

The South African Police Service (SAPS) and the Primedia Group partnership, via the collaboration between Crime Stop and Crime Line, is continuing to yield successes in fighting crime...

27 Jan 2015 11:25

Port Alfred varsity joins hunger fight
Port Alfred varsity joins hunger fight

A Dutch university has set its sights on stamping out hunger on the Sunshine Coast by teaming up with 50 institutions around the world to fight the problem...

27 Jan 2015 09:45

GM dealership donates two classrooms
GM dealership donates two classrooms

Key Group Pietermaritzburg has donated two new classrooms to the Siyanda Secondary School in the impoverished peri-urban Sweetwaters area outside Pietermaritzburg in KwaZulu-Natal...

26 Jan 2015 13:00

Anglo American takes the lead in CSI
Anglo American takes the lead in CSI

Trialogue has ranked Anglo American as South Africa's leading company in corporate social investment for the tenth consecutive year since the inception of its Chairman's Fund...

26 Jan 2015 12:10

Gauteng invests in 10 community sports centres
Gauteng invests in 10 community sports centres

Westbury in the south of Johannesburg will be the first to benefit from a flagship project to build 10 multimillion rand state-of-the art multipurpose sports centres across Gauteng over the next five years...

23 Jan 2015 14:30

Corobrik sponsored houses handed over
Corobrik sponsored houses handed over

Corobrik has sponsored two houses that were officially handed over to families living in Lindelani outside Galeshewe near Kimberley in the Northern Cape...

23 Jan 2015 08:52

Strategic Disability Policy Framework needed urgently says minister
Strategic Disability Policy Framework needed urgently says minister

Higher Education and Training Minister, Blade Nzimande, has reiterated the importance and urgency of developing the Strategic Disability Policy Framework in the post-school education and training (PSET) system...

22 Jan 2015 11:30

Willowton Group to continue Sunfoil Township Tournament sponsorship
Willowton Group to continue Sunfoil Township Tournament sponsorship

The Willowton Group - proud sponsors of Proteas Test Series Cricket since 2011 and manufacturers of Sunfoil pure sunflower cooking oil - will fund the Gauteng leg of the Sunfoil Township Tournament and coaching programmes for another year...

22 Jan 2015 10:45

Surfers Not Street Children equipped to provide solid "foundation for a better future in maths"
Surfers Not Street Children equipped to provide solid "foundation for a better future in maths"

Edusport Travel has donated a computer centre to Surfers Not Street Children (SNSC), a Durban-based non-profit organisation, comprising six PCs equipped with the Numberwise program - a tool that has been used to help over 23,000 students master the basics of mathematics over the past 13 years...

22 Jan 2015 09:55

Rural KZN school receives solar PC lab
Rural KZN school receives solar PC lab

In addressing the need for learners to better understand ICT, giveITback, in partnership with Poynting and African Union Communications, donated the first of its solar-powered container labs to Umhloti Primary School in Verulam, KwaZulu-Natal...

21 Jan 2015 15:00

R1.5m allocated to academic medical research
R1.5m allocated to academic medical research

The AstraZeneca Research Trust, a non-profit for the disbursement of academic medical research funding is calling for 2015 research proposals, and awarding R1.5 million to local, high-level, non-interventional studies including doctoral and post-doctoral work...

21 Jan 2015 14:30

Gift of the Givers helps flood-stricken Malawi
Gift of the Givers helps flood-stricken Malawi

South African humanitarian group, Gift of the Givers, has distributed numerous relief parcels to families in Malawi, who were displaced by floods...

19 Jan 2015 14:15

Hope Through Action opens a development that's going to shape children's futures
Hope Through Action opens a development that's going to shape children's futures

Non-profit organisation Hope Through Action opened the Franschhoek Valley Community Sports Centre in Groendal on Thursday, 15 January - a development that is going to shape children's futures, nurture upcoming sports stars and offer hope to a community...

19 Jan 2015 12:15

UCT PhD graduate evaluates safer rugby through BokSmart
UCT PhD graduate evaluates safer rugby through BokSmart

Wanting to complete a PhD that not only provided novel information to the world but also had a direct application and improved rugby player safety led University of Cape Town PhD graduate, James Craig Brown to the thesis, Safer rugby through BokSmart? Evaluation of a nationwide injury prevention programme for rugby union in South Africa...

19 Jan 2015 10:05

Rand Water distributes back-to-school kits
Rand Water distributes back-to-school kits

The Rand Water Foundation, in partnership with the Gauteng Department of Social Development and the Gauteng Department of Education, is distributing 1,500 back-to-school kits to 15 schools across Gauteng today...

16 Jan 2015 09:00

Mobile science lab enables prac at rural, under-resourced schools
Mobile science lab enables prac at rural, under-resourced schools

The costs of establishing, maintaining and upgrading science laboratories can curtail educators' abilities to teach hands-on science...

15 Jan 2015 13:45

Avis and iLembe Chamber of Commerce "driving business together"
Avis and iLembe Chamber of Commerce "driving business together"

Car rental company, Avis has sponsored the iLembe Chamber of Commerce's Business Support Centre with a vehicle to be used by support staff serving the Ndedwe, Maphumulo, Kwadukuza and Mandeni communities...

14 Jan 2015 11:20

Sponsor an early learning playground with Cotlands
Sponsor an early learning playground with Cotlands

Cotlands is launching a new ad campaign this week, called 'Sponsor a playgroup', in time for back to school. The non-profit early childhood development organisation is addressing the education and social crisis...

14 Jan 2015 09:19

Latest Nivea TV commercial features real people and their inspirational stories
Latest Nivea TV commercial features real people and their inspirational stories

Michael Shabalala, Gogo Hazel Myezo and Boitumelo all feature in Nivea's new television commercial which flighted nationally from 5 December 2014...

13 Jan 2015 13:00

Rand Water sponsors competitive township cyclists
Rand Water sponsors competitive township cyclists

The Velokhaya National Competitive Programme, sponsored by Rand Water, is a platform for cyclists from Soweto and Khayelitsha to develop their cycling talent, compete against the best cyclists in the country and ultimately improve their lives through the sport of cycling...

13 Jan 2015 09:10

A shining example of what can be achieved in education
A shining example of what can be achieved in education

Dedicated teachers at Christel House, an independent school for disadvantaged children, held a boot camp for its matrics prior to the final exams, providing academic tutoring and emotional support, and resulting in a 10% year-on-year increase in exemptions...

12 Jan 2015 16:30

Metrofile donates management solution software to Soweto clinic
Metrofile donates management solution software to Soweto clinic

Metrofile Records Management has donated its MetroFiler onsite management solution software, two desktop computers and a printer to assist with their records management processes...

9 Jan 2015 10:20

Activation creates awareness of Ronald McDonald House Charities NPO
Activation creates awareness of Ronald McDonald House Charities NPO

McDonald's South Africa's CSI project, Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC), assists with improving the health and well-being of sick children who are being treated at hospitals by providing support...(video)

8 Jan 2015 09:10

Bertish attempts to break 24 hour SUP world record
Bertish attempts to break 24 hour SUP world record

Sponsored by the Cipla Foundation, Miles for Smiles ambassador Chris Bertish is all set to paddle 170 km/105 miles in 24 hours from Cape Point up the West Coast of South Africa to between Saldahna and Paternoster. The current 24 hour stand-up paddleboard (SUP) world record is 157 km/97 miles...

6 Jan 2015 07:15

Senior citizens: blessings to a nation
Senior citizens: blessings to a nation

President Jacob Zuma on Saturday said a nation that treats its senior citizens well receives blessings...

30 Dec 2014 09:15

ROi Africa partners with Ivan Zimmermann for Tour d'Afrique
ROi Africa partners with Ivan Zimmermann for Tour d'Afrique

ROi Africa, under the leadership of MD Tonya Khoury, has joined hands with actor Ivan Zimmermann, in his Cairo to Cape Town Tour d'Afrique mountain bike challenge taking place from 9 January to 9 May 2015...

23 Dec 2014 11:45

Breadline Africa launches Cape Flats soup kitchen
Breadline Africa launches Cape Flats soup kitchen

The Macedonian Feeding Scheme opens its kitchen on a biweekly basis for more than 385 impoverished and unemployed youth, homeless people, the elderly and school children in the Cape Flats and surrounds...

22 Dec 2014 13:00

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