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Episode 192: Zero Negative Energy launch with Adidas.

Date: 20 Oct 2016
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Night of 1000 Drawings raises R100,000 for charity
Night of 1000 Drawings raises R100,000 for charity

During one of South Africa's biggest art-for-charity events, 1,422 people turned out to support 1000 Drawings on Thursday 10 November at Joziburg Lane, raising R100,000 for charity...

5 hours ago

Publicis Machine team raises R60,000 to help top learners graduate
Publicis Machine team raises R60,000 to help top learners graduate

With a clear goal of helping two bright young students from the United Church School in Yeoville to graduate, the team at Publicis Machine organised a fundraising Golf Day at the Bryanston Country Club...

Issued by Publicis Machine 1 day ago

KZN raises more than R1m for the province's most destitute children
KZN raises more than R1m for the province's most destitute children

Music and sport stars lent a helping hand at East Coast Radio's Toy Story with Game Corporate Day Challenge but the people of KwaZulu-Natal were the true heroes, pledging R1,056,816 to help the province's most destitute children...

Issued by East Coast Radio 1 day ago

Red Cross launches its app today
Red Cross launches its app today

The South African Red Cross Society (SARCS) has launched its new app today, 5 December 2016, to digitise and optimise its services to humanity...

1 day ago

Surfboard art charity auction raises R300,000
Surfboard art charity auction raises R300,000

This year, proceeds from the auction will go to the NSRI, Wave For Change, Shark Spotters and the South African Adaptive Surfing team, who are on their way to California for the world championships in a few days...

2 Dec 2016

Zinto spreads a message of hope to young inmates on World Aids Day
Zinto spreads a message of hope to young inmates on World Aids Day

A crowd of hip-hop dancers and performers gathered at Leeuwkop Prison Juvenile Rehabilitation Centre to show their support to young prison inmates, in line with World Aids Day...

Issued by Zinto Activation Group 2 Dec 2016

New rhino calendar from STROOP
New rhino calendar from STROOP

Following on its definitive film on the rhino poaching crisis in South Africa, the STROOP team has announced that it is releasing its 2017 calendar this month...

1 Dec 2016

Brand South Africa joins forces with Ukhozi FM to engage citizens in KZN
Brand South Africa joins forces with Ukhozi FM to engage citizens in KZN

Brand South Africa's Play Your Part initiative joins forces with Ukhozi FM in Pietermaritzburg on 1 December and in Ladysmith on 2 December 2016 to drive awareness of the initiative, which encourages active citizenship...

30 Nov 2016

A greenie's guide to recycling exhibition waste
A greenie's guide to recycling exhibition waste

By virtue of the temporary nature of its projects, the exhibition industry tends to be a wasteful business sector. This makes the introduction of innovative waste management solutions essential...

Issued by Scan Display 28 Nov 2016

Local celeb launches #DignityDrive to collect sanitary products for young girls
Local celeb launches #DignityDrive to collect sanitary products for young girls

In celebration of his 30th birthday, local TV personality, Siv Ngesi has opted out of a birthday bash and instead is asking South Africans to do a little good by donating much-needed sanitary products for girls who cannot afford them...

28 Nov 2016

Zinto assists with farewell for Daveyton learners
Zinto assists with farewell for Daveyton learners

Zinto provided the sound and staging to create a truly memorable experience for the Grade 12 pupils' farewell at Dinoto Technical Secondary School, in celebration of these learners' determination to succeed against all odds...

Issued by Zinto Activation Group 23 Nov 2016

Primedia Outdoor brings early Christmas to Alex's Skeen Primary School
Primedia Outdoor brings early Christmas to Alex's Skeen Primary School

Primedia Outdoor has donated more than R100,000 worth of goods, including stationery and sanitary pads, to Skeen Primary School in Alexandra, at an event attended by City of Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba...

Issued by Primedia Outdoor 23 Nov 2016

Algoa Cares raised R100,000 for EC charities
Algoa Cares raised R100,000 for EC charities

A total of R100,000 was raised for charities in East London and Port Elizabeth by the 2016 "forever young" themed Algoa Cares Charity Golf Days...

Issued by Algoa FM 21 Nov 2016

Be #selfieless this festive season with Canon
Be #selfieless this festive season with Canon

Canon SA introduces the #selfieless movement to inspire South Africans to turn their selfie mode off to capture a selfless moment this festive season...

Issued by Canon SA 21 Nov 2016

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Report equips African decision-makers with new climate science

Africa's climate is one of the least-researched and poorly understood, but a new report provides reliable scientific information for decision-makers...

18 Nov 2016

Labelwise campaign extends to outdoor, TV
Labelwise campaign extends to outdoor, TV

The Labelwise campaign, launched last month to educate South Africans on the value of purchasing sustainable products, has extended its multi-channel campaign to outdoor media...

16 Nov 2016

AfriGIS 5th annual Learnership Programme in partnership with MICT SETA and CTU Training Solutions
AfriGIS 5th annual Learnership Programme in partnership with MICT SETA and CTU Training Solutions

AfriGIS, in partnership with MICT SETA and CTU Training Solutions, provides a 12-month structured integrated learning programme that consists of theoretical training at CTU (six months) and practical work experience at AfriGIS (six months)...

Issued by AfriGIS 15 Nov 2016

David Grier to run 1,100km in 20 days to bring 10 smiles to 10 children - The Power of 10 challenge
David Grier to run 1,100km in 20 days to bring 10 smiles to 10 children - The Power of 10 challenge

Cipla Foundation, Cipla SA's social enterprise division, is planning an adventure which will see endurance athletes David Grier and Andrew Stuart running 1,100 kilometres over a period of 20 days with the aim of raising R110,000 over this period for the Cipla Miles for Smiles initiative...

Issued by Cipla 14 Nov 2016

Amarula launches online campaign against elephant poaching
Amarula launches online campaign against elephant poaching

Amarula has partnered with Wildlife Direct, based in Kenya, to create awareness around conservation of the African elephant, as experts predict extinction of the species by 2030...

9 Nov 2016

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Africa hit worst by extreme weather in 2015

Four of the 10 countries hammered hardest in 2015 by climate-boosted extreme weather are in Africa...

9 Nov 2016

#NotAskingForAnything | Cipla Foundation SA
#NotAskingForAnything | Cipla Foundation SA

The #NotAskingForAnything campaign is more than just a social media hashtag. It's a heartfelt invitation for anyone - from regular, good-hearted people, all the way to big businesses and corporations - to join Cipla in doing whatever they can for real people in need...

Issued by Cipla 7 Nov 2016

Durban celebs and Movember ambassadors join two shave-off events
Durban celebs and Movember ambassadors join two shave-off events

For the past 13 years, across 21 countries, Movember has become a global effort to raise funds and awareness around the often-ignored issue of men's health...

4 Nov 2016

Godllywood's self-help group continues to develop a spirit of excellence
Godllywood's self-help group continues to develop a spirit of excellence

The Godllywood self-help group highlights a different aspect of a Spirit of Excellence at its monthly meetings, encouraging women to embrace exemplary standards and develop admirable qualities in themselves...

Issued by Universal Church of the Kingdom of God 3 Nov 2016

Mark your emails with Stamps for Good and support a charity
Mark your emails with Stamps for Good and support a charity

Advertising agency M&C Saatchi Abel and its client, RocketSeed, have launched a newly launched initiative, Stamps for Good, which is made up of ten virtual stamps linked to ten different charities...

27 Oct 2016

The G&G Digital team.
#SustainabilityMonth: Tap into new-generation thinking or stagnate

This month's New Generation Awards saw G&G Digital named winner of nine awards for clients, including overall agency of the year. Here, executive creative director, Desiree Gullan explains the importance of digital interaction in the current climate of constant community engagement...

By Leigh Andrews 25 Oct 2016

Will it be third time lucky for Zakes Bantwini vs AKA?
Will it be third time lucky for Zakes Bantwini vs AKA?

SA celebrity Zakes Bantwini, who lost his own mother to breast cancer, is once again this year challenging AKA to a game of seven-a-side soccer in the name of 1Goal4Cancer...

Issued by ECHO Events and Conferences 25 Oct 2016

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World's first drones for medical supplies launched in Rwanda

The first medical supply of remotely piloted aircraft, popularly known as drones, have been launched in Rwanda...

By Collins Mwai 25 Oct 2016

Jeri Curry, president and CEO, Enset (Image source: YouTube)
Why NGOs need to embrace digital now

From garnering greater support through transparency to building online credibility with funders...

By Sindy Peters 21 Oct 2016

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Why CSI is the new currency consciously growing the bottom line

When it comes to growing your business, people are everything, be they staff, customers, or the community surrounding your brand...

By Glenda Mansfield 18 Oct 2016

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