Bobbi Bear, a KwaZulu-Natal non-profit, which rescues, represents and reintegrates sexually abused children in the province, has received a grant of R35,000 from the Vital Foundation's newly established Vital Awards.
Miss South Africa and fourth year medical student, Rolene Strauss has launched a breast cancer awareness campaign with the unveiling of a giant wire exhibit outside Stuttafords at Sandton City, where shoppers will be asked to support the cause by tying a pink ribbon to the work.
In its latest issue, YOU roped in local celebrities to join its cancer awareness campaign. The celebs' pictures were edited so that they appeared bald. The campaign is reported to have sparked mixed reactions from the public...
On World Food Day, the Tiger Brands Foundation and the Department of Basic Education celebrated the serving of the 20 millionth breakfast meal since the establishment of the in-school breakfast feeding programme...
All four-ball team slots were sold after record interest was secured from leading sportsmen and radio personalities at the annual Pearl Valley Celebrity Golf Day, with the proceeds going to the Child Speech and Hearing Programme.
The Department of Basic Education, through its National School Nutrition Programme promoted advocacy about eating appropriate quantities of food this National Nutrition Week, hence the theme: Choose your portion with caution.
The South African government has awarded the Siyabonga Business Award to General Electric (GE). The inaugural award was created to recognise US businesses and individuals who are making an exceptional contribution to South Africa's economy.
In conjunction with Global Handwashing Day (15 October), Unilever launched Lifebuoy's "Partner a Community" initiative in Mandeni, KwaZulu-Natal - a project that focuses on rural areas in an effort to decrease childhood diseases with the slogan: "Help a Child Reach Five".
Yesterday, Air Traffic and Navigation Services in partnership with Breadline Africa donated a library to Qibi Primary School in the Free State. With the librarian already trained and a minimum of 800 books, the 469 children attending the school are sure to benefit.