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Episode 132: Digicape launches iBeacon technology in South Africa.

Date: 22 May 2015
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Welcome to the new campaign, Appetite for Good! Support this cause and walk for someone who can't - The Worx Group
Welcome to the new campaign, Appetite for Good! Support this cause and walk for someone who can't

Over the years Worx Group has quietly found ways to involve themselves in small ways in their community...

Issued by The Worx Group 22 May 2015 09:48

National Lotteries Board next charities call for applications - National Lotteries Board
National Lotteries Board next charities call for applications

The NLB has announced that as a result of the amendment to the Lotteries Act and the recently published regulations, it was not in a position to issue a call for applications in the Charities sector at the end of April 2015...

Issued by National Lotteries Board 12 May 2015 12:43

Free online conference addresses how to fundraise
Free online conference addresses how to fundraise

Fundraising Online 2015 is a free, virtual conference which will enable anyone who is involved in digital marketing and fundraising for non-profit organisations, to hear from some of the leading experts in this field...

11 May 2015 13:37

PR students launch 'Feed a Dream' at Cape school
PR students launch 'Feed a Dream' at Cape school

On 15 May, fourth-year PR students of the Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT) and the Peninsula School Feeding Association (PSFA) will launch their #FeedADream campaign to learners...

11 May 2015 13:35

Enter the SAB Foundation Social Innovation competition
Enter the SAB Foundation Social Innovation competition

Entrepreneurs and innovators with innovative, pro-poor products and services are invited to enter for the SAB Foundation Social Innovation Awards 2015 which carries a first prize of R1m...

11 May 2015 07:20

SA schools get International Space Station inspiration with OSAAT
SA schools get International Space Station inspiration with OSAAT

Want to inspire SA scholars? Think you can go one better than a live Russian cosmonaut broadcast while directly over Africa? Read on...

8 May 2015 06:00

What if each person on Twitter donated a blanket? #TBD2015
What if each person on Twitter donated a blanket? #TBD2015

Since the Twitter Blanket Drive's launch in 2010, thousands of blankets have been collected to provide some relief from the cold...

7 May 2015 15:15

Mentoring course proves its worth
Mentoring course proves its worth

A CSI initiative that empowers and equips young women entering the world of marketing, the second Phakama Women's Academy launch took place at the VWV Group in Kyalami...

By Danette Breitenbach 7 May 2015 07:57

One FM community radio station uses crowd funding
One FM community radio station uses crowd funding

One FM is a new community radio station that is using crowd funding to build up capital to purchase broadcast equipment...

6 May 2015 06:41

VWV selects new group of students for Phakama Class of 2015 - VWV Group
VWV selects new group of students for Phakama Class of 2015

VWV has announced that the Phakama Class of 2015 has been selected. A final tally of 32 second- and third-year students were chosen to participate in the innovative CSI programme now in its second year...

Issued by VWV Group 5 May 2015 09:25

What if the image you project results in others judging you incorrectly? - Universal Church of the Kingdom of God
What if the image you project results in others judging you incorrectly?

The sixth meeting of Godllywood's 12 Parts of Me programme began with different optical illusions projected onto a screen while a judge sat solemnly, ready to pass judgement on the person in front of her...

Issued by Universal Church of the Kingdom of God 30 Apr 2015 09:42

UCKG's second Love Walk encourages couples to communicate - Universal Church of the Kingdom of God
UCKG's second Love Walk encourages couples to communicate

The second Love Walk, held in Joburg and Cape Town, offered thousands of married, engaged and dating couples an opportunity to spend quality time together and learn to communicate effectively without fear of fighting...

Issued by Universal Church of the Kingdom of God 29 Apr 2015 10:46

Xenophobia has no place on South African soil - National Lotteries Board
Xenophobia has no place on South African soil

"The National Lotteries Board (NLB) condemns the recent spate of xenophobic attacks which have swept the country," announced Charlotte Mampane, Chief Executive Officer of the NLB...

Issued by National Lotteries Board 28 Apr 2015 11:54

Top Eastern Cape event wins coveted PRISM Award - Algoa FM
Top Eastern Cape event wins coveted PRISM Award

Algoa FM entered their PR strategy for the 2014 Algoa FM Boardwalk Big Walk for Cancer in the 18th Annual PRISM Awards and received the Bronze award in the Sponsorship Category...

Issued by Algoa FM 23 Apr 2015 10:28

Computer students hit right keys to kindness
Computer students hit right keys to kindness

A video showing a group of Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University students performing acts of kindness to make other students' days has taken social media by storm, with people challenged to do the same in their areas...

By Deneesha Pillay 22 Apr 2015 14:25

Verve! and Better SA make volunteering easy - Verve
Verve! and Better SA make volunteering easy

Better SA, the country's first hop-on, hop-off volunteer bus service recently launched in Johannesburg...

Issued by Verve 22 Apr 2015 10:56

Maximum exposure from social investment projects - Chris Moerdyk
Maximum exposure from social investment projects

Corporate South Africa should be applauded for its massive social investment but strangely enough many shy away from publicising what they do...

Issued by Chris Moerdyk 21 Apr 2015 10:26

Change your life and if necessary put a shark in your fish tank to force quicker results! - Universal Church of the Kingdom of God
Change your life and if necessary put a shark in your fish tank to force quicker results!

Themed Amandla Ngawethu (power to the people), the UCKG annual Good Friday service was attended by a record number gathered at the Ellis Park precinct for an uplifting service of prayer and preaching...

Issued by Universal Church of the Kingdom of God 20 Apr 2015 10:41

Sappi NGX energy project - Sappi
Sappi NGX energy project

Sappi welcomes the selection as preferred bidder of the Ngodwana Energy Biomass Project for the South African Government Renewable Energy Independent Power Producer Programme...

Issued by Sappi 20 Apr 2015 09:50

An important freedom is release from emotional baggage which inner healing offers - Universal Church of the Kingdom of God
An important freedom is release from emotional baggage which inner healing offers

Godllywood is hosting a series of seminars to help people who are struggling with hurts from the past to make a fresh start...

Issued by Universal Church of the Kingdom of God 17 Apr 2015 14:46

[TrendTalk] How to be a sustainable brand
[TrendTalk] How to be a sustainable brand

Brands that invest in sustainability programmes ensure their own sustainability. It is as simple as that...

By Louise Marsland 17 Apr 2015 14:39

M-Net partners with science centres for career expo - M-Net Magic in Motion
M-Net partners with science centres for career expo

M-Net has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with three science centres across South Africa to host national career exhibitions, under the umbrella of its M-Net Magic in Motion initiative...

Issued by M-Net Magic in Motion 14 Apr 2015 12:53

Easter treats at Lilitha Crèche - ECHO Events and Conferences
Easter treats at Lilitha Crèche

Easter time at the Lilitha Crèche is always a fun affair: Easter bags with Easter eggs, a warm long sleeve top and a colouring in sheet were put together for each child by the ECHO for Children Foundation...

Issued by ECHO Events and Conferences 14 Apr 2015 11:57

[TrendTalk] Branding for good
[TrendTalk] Branding for good

There is no doubt the tide has turned in marketing, with products and campaigns from big brands working hard at providing solutions to societal problems...

By Louise Marsland 13 Apr 2015 09:46

Stoan Seate launches "Ikgate Motlhala" cycling campaign - Seven Colors Communications
Stoan Seate launches "Ikgate Motlhala" cycling campaign

Itsoseng-born Stoan Seate is taking part in a cycle campaign themed "Ikgate Motlhala" in aid of raising funds for school children and early development centres in and around the province of Bokone Bophirima (North West)...

Issued by Seven Colors Communications 10 Apr 2015 11:59

Continental Outdoor flying alongside BirdLife SA to give conservation wings - Continental Outdoor
Continental Outdoor flying alongside BirdLife SA to give conservation wings

Continental Outdoor has provided much-needed advertising exposure, amounting to in excess of R2m a year, to further BirdLife South Africa's goals and objectives...

Issued by Continental Outdoor 10 Apr 2015 11:17

Nal'ibali reading-for-enjoyment campaign extends to Sepedi
Nal'ibali reading-for-enjoyment campaign extends to Sepedi

The Nal'ibali reading-for-enjoyment campaign has launched its English-Sepedi version. Produced by the Project for the Study of Alternative Education in South Africa (PRAESA), in partnership with Times Media...

9 Apr 2015 08:17

Walking generates solar power at schools
Walking generates solar power at schools

Samsung SA recently launched a campaign called #WIIC (What if I Can), which is aimed at getting South Africans walking in order to generate much-needed energy to donate solar-powered internet schools...

8 Apr 2015 09:13

Cotlands launches 'Donate your birthday' campaign alongside Connell Cruise - Cotlands
Cotlands launches 'Donate your birthday' campaign alongside Connell Cruise

Donating your birthday to Cotlands is as simple as visiting cotlands.org and signing up as one of our birthday donors or donating on behalf of someone else's special day...

Issued by Cotlands 2 Apr 2015 12:15

Cotlands announced as first runner-up in the ECD category at the NDA awards - Cotlands
Cotlands announced as first runner-up in the ECD category at the NDA awards

Cotlands has been named first runner-up at the National Development Agency (NDA) Early Childhood Development (ECD) Awards this year...

Issued by Cotlands 1 Apr 2015 11:49

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