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Help Alliance opens iThemba Primary School near Cape Town for disadvantaged children
Help Alliance opens iThemba Primary School near Cape Town for disadvantaged children

iThemba Primary School in Capricorn near Cape Town recently opened its doors to 105 disadvantaged children...

3 days ago

Current drought in Cape Town urges Peninsula School Feeding Association (PSFA) to change menu
Current drought in Cape Town urges Peninsula School Feeding Association (PSFA) to change menu

The current drought and resulting water crisis have started to impact school children in a very direct way; their school feeding...

Issued by Peninsula School Feeding Association 15 Feb 2018

Ajuga Creche Aid - Equipping unprivileged children for the new school year
Ajuga Creche Aid - Equipping unprivileged children for the new school year

The idea of the Ajuga Creche Aid campaign is to pack 2,000 shoeboxes of back-to-school goodies or people can donate a shoebox and then have these delivered to the children that attend the Ajuga ECDs and creches...

Issued by Cipla 15 Feb 2018

Local youth to benefit as Sappi launches skills centre in Umkomaas
Local youth to benefit as Sappi launches skills centre in Umkomaas

Sappi is investing in a skills centre that focuses on empowering the Umkomaas community with skills that will enable them to seek meaningful employment or create small enterprises...

Issued by Sappi 14 Feb 2018

R17.5m raised in 2018 Cape Wine Auction
R17.5m raised in 2018 Cape Wine Auction

Held at Rustenberg Wine Estate in Stellenbosch, this year's Cape Wine Auction has raised R17.5m for education in the Cape winelands...

14 Feb 2018

WESSA launches LEAF programme for schools
WESSA launches LEAF programme for schools

WESSA has launched a new environmental education programme for schools called LEAF (Learning About Forests)...

12 Feb 2018

2018 JA South Africa Youth Enterprise Development Programme open for entries
2018 JA South Africa Youth Enterprise Development Programme open for entries

Mastercard is inviting all ambitious young female entrepreneurs to turn their aspirations into a reality by applying to take part in the JA South Africa Youth Enterprise Development Programme...

9 Feb 2018

South Africa's most remote schools reach 80% pass rate through holistic development programmes
South Africa's most remote schools reach 80% pass rate through holistic development programmes

In 2017, Adopt-a-School Foundation reached their goal of an 80% matric pass under the Department of Basic Education's Curriculum Assessment Policy Statements (CAPS)...

Issued by Cyril Ramaphosa Foundation 8 Feb 2018

New accelerator programme for environmental warriors
New accelerator programme for environmental warriors

Environmental entrepreneurs and businesses are invited to apply for Groundswell - Fetola's new initiative to accelerate the success of products and services in the water, sustainability and resource efficiency sectors...

7 Feb 2018

Facebook partners for a safer internet in Africa
Facebook partners for a safer internet in Africa

Facebook today announced a number of partnerships across Africa to explore ways to make the internet safer for all...

6 Feb 2018

Donor nations offer $2.3bn for third world education
Donor nations offer $2.3bn for third world education

Donor nations announced on Saturday, 3 February, $2.3bn in funding to support education in developing countries, following an international meeting in the Senegalese capital Dakar...

5 Feb 2018

#NewCampaign: You'd never believe what some school girls use as substitutes to sanitary pads
#NewCampaign: You'd never believe what some school girls use as substitutes to sanitary pads

During my adolescent years, an endless supply of sanitary pads 'magically' appeared in my toiletry cupboard. I had never thought of such things as luxury, but essential, oblivious to the reality that some school girls face...

By Jessica Tennant 31 Jan 2018

Digital platform offers free maths and science resources
Digital platform offers free maths and science resources

What innovative teaching programmes are making a difference in under-resourced schools? And how relevant are global educational rankings to local conditions?...

Issued by Trialogue 30 Jan 2018

Free knowledge hub launched to boost school leadership and management
Free knowledge hub launched to boost school leadership and management

A free, comprehensive online resource has been launched to help improve school leadership and management - a critical factor in boosting learner performance...

Issued by Trialogue 29 Jan 2018

Lack of resources is no excuse for poor performance
Lack of resources is no excuse for poor performance

One of Kagiso Trust's programme schools, Beacon Secondary School is located in the Free State's Thabo Mofutsanyana district where Kagiso Trust implemented its Beyers Naudé Schools Development Programme (BNSDP) from 2007 to 2015...

Issued by Kaelo Engage 25 Jan 2018

Clover Mama Afrika wins 2017 Trialogue Strategic CSI Award
Clover Mama Afrika wins 2017 Trialogue Strategic CSI Award

Clover Mama Afrika has been named the winner of the 2017 Trialogue Strategic CSI Award. The CSI project supports and upskills female community leaders nationwide.

25 Jan 2018

Kagiso Trust's legacy of excellence in Free State schools
Kagiso Trust's legacy of excellence in Free State schools

To inculcate a culture of excellence in education, Kagiso Trust has been working with schools in the Free State for the past 10 years...

Issued by Kaelo Engage 24 Jan 2018

US maritime business students learn from SA
US maritime business students learn from SA

The 19 top-performing students from the Massachusetts Maritime Academy visited Nelson Mandela Bay recently as part of a South African tour to explore the cultural complexity of the global maritime industry...

17 Jan 2018

#BizTrends2018: How 'community projects' can help with unemployment in 2018
#BizTrends2018: How 'community projects' can help with unemployment in 2018

South Africa's employment rate is currently sitting at 27%, which is at its highest level since September 2003...

By Professor Elain Vlok 11 Jan 2018

Millions of SA children benefit from BIC Buy a pen, Donate a pen programme
Millions of SA children benefit from BIC Buy a pen, Donate a pen programme

Since 2011, BIC has supplied 7.3-million South African underprivileged children via its Buy a Pen, Donate a Pen programme with the relevant stationery tools to fulfil their basic educational needs...

3 Jan 2018

CiTi, BCX launch R100m future skills development project
CiTi, BCX launch R100m future skills development project

Forming a strategic partnership, the Cape Innovation and Technology Initiative (CiTi) and BCX aim to equip previously disadvantaged, unemployed youth with critical technology skills...

2 Jan 2018

Henley Business School UK Executive MBA students collaborate with CT NGOs
Henley Business School UK Executive MBA students collaborate with CT NGOs

As part of a work experience programme, a total of 400 students from the Henley Business School UK MBA programme have donated around 80 hours of their time (32,000 man hours) to close on 70 Cape-based NGOs over the past decade...

29 Dec 2017

FedEx donates $90,000 to Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy Foundation
FedEx donates $90,000 to Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy Foundation

FedEx has donated $90,000 (more than R1.2m) to the Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy Foundation (OWLAF), marking its third year of support...

27 Dec 2017

Modern science lab for Fairvale Secondary School
Modern science lab for Fairvale Secondary School

Following extensive renovations by Engen, Fairvale Secondary School in Durban will welcome in 2018 with a modern, fully furnished science lab...

21 Dec 2017

TLC Marketing Worldwide gives some TLC to the Diepsloot Community Loving and Care Centre
TLC Marketing Worldwide gives some TLC to the Diepsloot Community Loving and Care Centre

TLC Marketing Worldwide has finally fulfilled its dream of making over the Diepsloot Community Loving and Care Centre in order to improve the learning environment of the young children at the Early Childhood Centre Development (ECD)...

Issued by TLC Marketing Worldwide 13 Dec 2017

Nivea and Thanda partner to create fairytale ECD classrooms
Nivea and Thanda partner to create fairytale ECD classrooms

Global skincare company Nivea is offering hope for children in a rural community in KwaZulu-Natal. It has partnered with Thanda, a community-based organisation, to bring an innovative ECD programme to children in this rural community...

Issued by Nivea 13 Dec 2017

New breed of leaders wanted throughout Africa to harness impact investment
New breed of leaders wanted throughout Africa to harness impact investment

The hunt for professionals who can successfully lead and grow companies with a dual mandate of economic and social returns is on throughout Africa...

13 Dec 2017

Aldo supports education access through limited edition Mx. sneaker drop
Aldo supports education access through limited edition Mx. sneaker drop

Global footwear and accessories retailer Aldo has joined forces with international advocacy organisation, Global Citizen, to support equal access to education...

12 Dec 2017

Trialogue provides free resources on Shared Value portal
Trialogue provides free resources on Shared Value portal

Corporate social investment (CSI) consultancy Trialogue has shared an extensive range of material on its free online portal, known as the Trialogue Knowledge Hub...

Issued by Trialogue 12 Dec 2017

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