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Episode 141: IMC speakers Mel Attree and Enzo Scarcella, plus we chat to Ben Wagner from Native.

Date: 27 Jul 2015
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Red & Yellow's creative hustle helps NGOs sharpen their marketing skills
Red & Yellow's creative hustle helps NGOs sharpen their marketing skills

Red & Yellow School staff, students and alumni joined forces with the ad industry on Mandela Day to provide charities, small businesses and non-governmental organisations with marketing and advertising support...

Issued by Red & Yellow 24 Jul 2015 11:13

PSFA Blisters for Bread Charity Family Fun Walk
PSFA Blisters for Bread Charity Family Fun Walk

Established in 1968 to raise funds for feeding hungry schoolchildren, the 47th annual Blisters for Bread Charity Family Fun Walk will take place at the Green Point Cricket Club on Sunday, 23 August...

Issued by Blisters for Bread 23 Jul 2015 11:04



UCKG's groups make the world a better place as they continue to serve others on Mandela Day - Universal Church of the Kingdom of God
UCKG's groups make the world a better place as they continue to serve others on Mandela Day

While many people respond to the call to engage in social responsibility projects for 67 minutes on Mandela Day, for UCKG pastors and their wives, serving others is a way of life, making every day a Mandela Day...

Issued by Universal Church of the Kingdom of God 22 Jul 2015 14:45

Jacaranda FM and Consol Glass light up communities - Jacaranda 94.2 FM
Jacaranda FM and Consol Glass light up communities

Jacaranda FM has partnered with Consol Glass to launch Project Khanya, which means light, and will be going into indigent communities over the next few months to distribute Consol Solar Jars...

Issued by Jacaranda 94.2 FM 21 Jul 2015 13:43

Students graduate from the Careers24 Job Readiness Initiative - Careers24
Students graduate from the Careers24 Job Readiness Initiative

Students from the Job Readiness Initiative, sponsored by Careers24 and implemented with partners Silulo Ulutho Technologies and Learn to Earn, graduated in Phillipi and Khayelitsha in the first week of July...

Issued by Careers24 21 Jul 2015 13:21

Popcorn and movies bring joy on Mandela 'Day Week' - HDI Youth Marketeers
Popcorn and movies bring joy on Mandela 'Day Week'

This Mandela 'Day Week' (why do a day when you can do a week?), HDI Youth Marketeers' initiative, Jozi Cinema Club, is bringing the magic and delight of the cinema experience to Joburg's township kids...

Issued by HDI Youth Marketeers 21 Jul 2015 12:33

International best seller Bulletproof Marriage participates in inaugural Durban Wedding expo - Universal Church of the Kingdom of God
International best seller Bulletproof Marriage participates in inaugural Durban Wedding expo

For the engaged couple, their retinues and families, visiting the first Wedding Expo at the Moses Mabhida stadium on 1 and 2 August, offers an opportunity to focus on every aspect of their fairy-tale wedding...

Issued by Universal Church of the Kingdom of God 21 Jul 2015 11:11

Lowe + Partners Johannesburg helps launch Surgeons for Little Lives - Lowe + Partners SA
Lowe + Partners Johannesburg helps launch Surgeons for Little Lives

Surgeons from Johannesburg's public hospitals have launched an initiative to improve the lives of hospitalised children, and to assist parents whose lives have been disrupted by trauma...

Issued by Lowe + Partners SA 21 Jul 2015 11:02

#24things4madiba encourages reading, writing
#24things4madiba encourages reading, writing

As part of Mandela Month, #24things4madiba recently held a 'Read-a-Fun' event in Cape Town and Gauteng where students from Media24's flagship initiative - WeCan24 - had the opportunity to tap into their journalistic skills...

20 Jul 2015 16:04

Everlytic joins the Mandela Day Million Meal Challenge - Everlytic
Everlytic joins the Mandela Day Million Meal Challenge

Everlytic this year showed its support for Mandela Day by joining the Stop Hunger Now Southern Africa Million Meal Challenge...

Issued by Everlytic 20 Jul 2015 10:21

[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 140: IMC speaker Alistair King and Red & Yellow's Mandela Day plans
[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 140: IMC speaker Alistair King and Red & Yellow's Mandela Day plans

On the latest Biz Takeouts Marketing and Media Radio show, host Warren Harding interviewed Kira Koopman and Alistair King...

17 Jul 2015 10:34

Heart FM commemorates Mandela Day by uplifting the less fortunate - Heart FM
Heart FM commemorates Mandela Day by uplifting the less fortunate

This Mandela Day, Saturday, 18 July, Heart FM DJ's will give 67 minutes of their time to help the people of the Nomzamo Township near Strand, by painting their homes with fire retardant paint...

Issued by Heart FM 17 Jul 2015 09:28

DJs for Bread
[Mandela Day heroes] In the business of doing good

How do companies connect with an audience that is growing increasingly savvy to traditional advertising ploys, adding to their bottom line while doing something socially meaningful at the same time?

By Nicci Botha 17 Jul 2015 08:26

Twitter guide to Mandela Day
Twitter guide to Mandela Day

A number of organisations have launched their campaigns for Mandela Day and a quick Twitter search can assist those looking to contribute their 67 minutes. By using @NelsonMandela as a starting point...

16 Jul 2015 09:19

Red & Yellow School donates 67 creative industry hours to NPOs in honour of Mandela Day
Red & Yellow School donates 67 creative industry hours to NPOs in honour of Mandela Day

The Red & Yellow School is commemorating Mandela Day 2015 on 18 July by giving back a collective 67 industry hours to local NGOs, NPOs and SMEs...

Issued by Red & Yellow 15 Jul 2015 12:33

[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 140: IMC speaker Alistair King and Red & Yellow's Mandela Day plans
[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 140: IMC speaker Alistair King and Red & Yellow's Mandela Day plans

Tune in to the Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show, 16 July 2015, from 9-10am, as show host Warren Harding chats to Kira Koopman and Alistair King...

15 Jul 2015 12:18

Algoa Cares reflects to honour Mandela Day - Algoa FM
Algoa Cares reflects to honour Mandela Day

Algoa FM will be celebrating 67 minutes in honour of Mandela Day by revisiting four of the organisations that were beneficiaries to their annual golf days for the past twenty years...

Issued by Algoa FM 14 Jul 2015 13:09

'Have A Ball' this Mandela Day
'Have A Ball' this Mandela Day

Adverb, an integrated marketing communications and events agency, will boot up again and celebrate Mandela Day at their 'Have A Ball' campaign at Fives Futbol, Century City in Cape Town...

13 Jul 2015 14:16

Alexandra clean-up on International Mandela Day - Ornico
Alexandra clean-up on International Mandela Day

The Greater Alexandra Chamber of Commerce invited Ornico to participate in cleaning the London/Vincent Tshabalala Road and Jukskei River for Nelson Mandela Day...

Issued by Ornico 13 Jul 2015 10:29

First intake of 2015 students graduate from Phakama Women's Academy - VWV Group
First intake of 2015 students graduate from Phakama Women's Academy

The first 2015 intake of Johannesburg Phakama Women's Academy students have graduated - with all 32 second- and third-year students from UJ, the AAA School and Vega School making the grade...

Issued by VWV Group 13 Jul 2015 10:19

Zinto donates cash and winter supplies to Kempton Park and Sandton SPCAs - Zinto Activation Group
Zinto donates cash and winter supplies to Kempton Park and Sandton SPCAs

The Zinto Marketing Group recently made a donation of R4,000 to the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals in Kempton Park to assist with animal care and support during the winter season...

Issued by Zinto Activation Group 9 Jul 2015 08:52

Cell C hands over blankets to SOS Children's Village PE
Cell C hands over blankets to SOS Children's Village PE

The people of the SOS Children's Village in the Eastern Cape will be cosy and warm this winter - thanks to Cell C's initiative of keeping those that need it most warm as the chill bites...

7 Jul 2015 14:15

In order for what you have to flourish, use it for the benefit of others - Universal Church of the Kingdom of God
In order for what you have to flourish, use it for the benefit of others

The most recent meeting of Godllywood's '12 Parts of Me' programme was themed: "I have it" and the evening's message was reflected through an Italian flavour...

Issued by Universal Church of the Kingdom of God 30 Jun 2015 10:24

© Le Moal Olivier – 123RF.com
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

Charity dress auction launched in aid of Princess Project
Charity dress auction launched in aid of Princess Project

Some of SA's hottest designers and most stylish celebrities have donated an array of beautiful dresses as part of an auction that aims to raise funds for non-profit organisation Princess Project.

25 Jun 2015 12:12

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

Havas Worldwide Johannesburg gets amputees to highlight the plight of wounded rhinos - Havas Worldwide
Havas Worldwide Johannesburg gets amputees to highlight the plight of wounded rhinos

Havas Worldwide Johannesburg has created an impossible-to-ignore campaign to raise awareness and funds for Saving the Survivors - an organisation rehabilitating rhinos that have survived the horrors of poaching...

Issued by Havas Worldwide 23 Jun 2015 11:00

Make "Mission Possible" a reality for Mandela Day
Make "Mission Possible" a reality for Mandela Day

Search Online Consulting would like you to be part of a project to provide nine laptops for use to support operational and developmental undertakings to enhance the skills development and therapeutic support of children under the protection of the Abraham Kriel Childcare Organisation.

Issued by Search Online Consulting 22 Jun 2015 11:17

OFM investing in education in the Free State - OFM Radio
OFM investing in education in the Free State

OFM, the sound of Central South Africa, has signed a memorandum of understanding with Kagiso Shanduka Trust, thereby firmly committing itself to improving education in the Free State...

Issued by OFM Radio 22 Jun 2015 10:39

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

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