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Mobile app promotes, awards acts of random kindness
Mobile app promotes, awards acts of random kindness

Change our World for Good has worked with Net#work BBDO to develop a mobile Acts of Random Kindness (ARK) App, which encourages users to set goals for performing random acts of kindness and rewards them...

22 Feb 2017

Grey Design leads the pack by creating a solution to a problem unheard of in suburban South Africa
Grey Design leads the pack by creating a solution to a problem unheard of in suburban South Africa

What do you do when you see people suffering because of a lack of infrastructure? Do you shake your head in sorrow as you walk away and comfort yourself however you choose to or, do you brave the emotions and become a part of the solution?..

Issued by Grey 21 Feb 2017

Publisher Research Council sets research programme for 2017
Publisher Research Council sets research programme for 2017

The Publisher Research Council (PRC), representing the interests of both print and online publishers in South Africa, has released its projects, studies and upcoming research for 2017...

21 Feb 2017

The Bateleurs welcome generous donation
The Bateleurs welcome generous donation

The Uzwelo Bags initiative, spearheaded by Expand a Sign, recently presented The Bateleurs with a cheque for R69,606.76...

Issued by Expand a Sign 17 Feb 2017

Heineken raises awareness on responsible alcohol consumption, road safety
Heineken raises awareness on responsible alcohol consumption, road safety

At the Ubuntu Awards ceremony, held last week in Cape Town, Heineken South Africa, as a lead sponsor, further pledged to raise awareness on responsible alcohol consumption and road safety...

15 Feb 2017

Worx Group achieves Level 2 BBBEE status
Worx Group achieves Level 2 BBBEE status

Worx Group has concluded a corporate restructure that sees its empowerment rating improve to Level 2 while significantly enhancing its transformational plans...

Issued by Worx Group 13 Feb 2017

Giving a voice to two billion people to save their habitat
Giving a voice to two billion people to save their habitat

The Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations (FAO), in collaboration with M&C Saatchi Abel, has launched an emotive video shot in the heart of Africa to draw attention to the plight of the world's disappearing dryland forests and the two billion people who depend on them...

Issued by M&C Saatchi Abel 8 Feb 2017

Godllywood's self-help group learns the secret of self-worth and high self-esteem
Godllywood's self-help group learns the secret of self-worth and high self-esteem

The first meeting of Godllywood's self-help group encouraged women to discover their self-worth as another lesson in the programme of equipping women to invest in themselves...

Issued by Universal Church of the Kingdom of God 7 Feb 2017

Competition seeks 100 young leaders accelerating community development
Competition seeks 100 young leaders accelerating community development

A youth competition is looking for 100 inspiring young leaders in five categories, who are trailblazers, influencers, disruptors, healers or innovators in their communities...

26 Jan 2017

School Club's annual distribution of educational content
School Club's annual distribution of educational content

For over 14 years now, Pick n Pay and HDI Youth Marketeers have been running a platform that helps provide over 3,000 schools across South Africa with over 250 tons of brand-funded educational content...

Issued by HDI Youth Marketeers 25 Jan 2017

Shining the spotlight on Today, I'm Brave, non-profit partner of this year's Torch Awards
Shining the spotlight on Today, I'm Brave, non-profit partner of this year's Torch Awards

This year's non-profit partner in the Torch Awards is ‘Today, I'm Brave', which started out as a social experiment to inspire an Ebola-stricken community in Sierra Leone and evolved into a non-profit...

19 Jan 2017

Alliance Media partners with the TEARS Foundation to highlight the violent crisis we face in SA
Alliance Media partners with the TEARS Foundation to highlight the violent crisis we face in SA

Alliance Media is proud to support the TEARS Foundation by offering media space to increase the awareness of the TEARS Foundation's causes...

Issued by Alliance Media 18 Jan 2017

Importance of formulating business-aligned CSI initiatives
Importance of formulating business-aligned CSI initiatives

For CSI initiatives to have an optimal effect, they need to align to a business' vision...

By Mbali Sekautu 29 Dec 2016

Consumers expect companies to create positive change
Consumers expect companies to create positive change

A new study shows that consumers are more likely to engage with your business if some of your profits go towards creating positive social change. This is according to a recent study by consumer measurement and information company, Nielsen...

13 Dec 2016

#BestofBiz: Marketing & Media
#BestofBiz 2016: Marketing & Media

We've compiled our annual #BestofBiz 2016 lists across all our industries featuring our most popular articles, most-read contributors and brand press offices with the most views...

12 Dec 2016

#DriveDry, #ThisIsMyStory trended in first place on Twitter after campaign launch
#DriveDry, #ThisIsMyStory trended in first place on Twitter after campaign launch

The launch of the new Diageo 2017 Drive Dry campaign trended in first place on Twitter after the campaign launch. The company is using South African storytellers to deliver emotional lessons on the effects of drunken driving...

8 Dec 2016

Cointreau launches Cointreau Creative Crew campaign in SA, offers R100,000 bursary
Cointreau launches Cointreau Creative Crew campaign in SA, offers R100,000 bursary

Cointreau has introduced its philanthropic programme, the Cointreau Creative Crew, to South Africa. This programme encourages creatives in various fields to #DreamDareCreate and bring their creative projects to life...

7 Dec 2016

Affiliate.co.za helps raise awareness of children's rights
Affiliate.co.za helps raise awareness of children's rights

Affiliate.co.za has partnered with children's rights organisation Save the Children South Africa in support of their compelling campaign to address the critical issue of violence against children in South Africa...

Issued by Affiliate Network South Africa 7 Dec 2016

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...

6 Dec 2016

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 5 Dec 2016

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 5 Dec 2016

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...

5 Dec 2016

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

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