The group of professional women who have been attending the monthly Godllywood 12 Parts of Me meetings, continued their journey of self-discovery and awareness in July as hostess Marcia Pires asked them to consider what they regarded as accepted standards for true beauty. Opinions differed but all agreed that while the visible trappings of fashion and makeup could change the external appearance of a person, the internal qualities and attributes which contribute towards true beauty, are timeless and never out of fashion.
Issued by Universal Church of the Kingdom of God 30 Jul 2015 12:33
Red & Yellow School staff, students and alumni joined forces with the ad industry on Mandela Day (18 July) to provide charities, small businesses and non-governmental organisations (NGOs) with marketing and advertising support.
Issued by Red & Yellow 24 Jul 2015 11:13
In a call for Cape Town to unite against hunger at our schools, the Peninsula School Feeding Association (PSFA) enthusiastically announces that its 47th annual Blisters for Bread Charity Family Fun Walk will take place at the Green Point Cricket Club on Sunday 23th August 2015.
Issued by Blisters for Bread 23 Jul 2015 11:04
Each year since Nelson Mandela's 90th birthday in 2008, 18 July has been marked by global volunteerism and a call to action for people to recognise their individual responsibility to change the world. Mandela's living legacy of service is taken up by individuals, communities and corporates on Mandela Day, with people devoting 67 minutes of their time to community service as a display of commitment to fighting poverty and promoting peace and reconciliation.
Issued by Universal Church of the Kingdom of God 22 Jul 2015 14:45
Project Khanya to give light to those in need
Issued by Jacaranda 94.2 FM 21 Jul 2015 13:43
Students from the Job Readiness Initiative, sponsored by Careers24 and implemented with partners Silulo Ulutho Technologies (Pty) Ltd and Learn to Earn (NGO-PBO), graduated in Phillipi and Khayelitsha in the first week of July. The pilot initiative focused on working with students who either are studying to improve their career prospects or to find employment in different sectors to where they are currently working.
Issued by Careers24 21 Jul 2015 13:21
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 Jo'burg's township kids who wouldn't ordinarily get to go to a movie house. This is the second year of Jozi Cinema Club, and the 2015 programme will run over five days in Soweto, Diepsloot, Cosmo City and Tembisa, with the final screening Diepkloof on Sunday,19 July.
Issued by HDI Youth Marketeers 21 Jul 2015 12:33
For the engaged couple, their retinues and families, visiting the first Wedding Expo at the Moses Mabhida stadium on 1 and 2 August 2015, offers an opportunity to focus on every aspect of their fairy-tale wedding. While the ceremony and reception are planned down to the finest detail to ensure everything is perfect, how much attention do the bride and groom give to the rest of their lives together? How many newly married couples will live happily ever after?
Issued by Universal Church of the Kingdom of God 21 Jul 2015 11:11
Surgeons from Johannesburg's public hospitals launch 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
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
This Mandela Day, Saturday, 18 July 2015, 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. Every year countless homes in informal settlements are destroyed by raging fires, often leading to the loss of life or severe injury.
Issued by Heart FM 17 Jul 2015 09:28
The Red & Yellow School, South Africa's premier advertising college, 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
Algoa FM will be celebrating 67 minutes in honour of Mandela Day on Friday, 17 July, revisiting four of the organisations that were beneficiaries to their annual golf days hosted in Port Elizabeth and East London for the past twenty years.
Issued by Algoa FM 14 Jul 2015 13:09
The Greater Alexandra Chamber of Commerce (GALXCOC) invited Ornico to participate in cleaning the London/Vincent Tshabalala Road and Jukskei River for Nelson Mandela Day and the team is excited to get involved. The "Blitz Clean Up Day", taking place on 17 and 18 July in Alexandra Township, aims to get the community, business and the public sector to spend their #67Minutes meaningfully.
Issued by Ornico 13 Jul 2015 10:29
The first 2015 intake of Johannesburg Phakama Women's Academy students have graduated - with all 32 second- and third-year students from the University of Johannesburg (UJ), the AAA School of Advertising, and the Vega School of Brand Leadership making the grade.
Issued by VWV Group 13 Jul 2015 10:19
The Zinto Marketing Group (Zinto) recently made a donation of R4,000 to the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) in Kempton Park to assist with animal care and support during the winter season.
Issued by Zinto Activation Group 9 Jul 2015 08:52
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. Dressed in green, red and white, to represent the colours of the Italian flag, guests were given a piece of pizza dough at the beginning of the meeting.
Issued by Universal Church of the Kingdom of God 30 Jun 2015 10:24
Havas Worldwide Johannesburg has created an impossible-to-ignore communication campaign to raise awareness and funds for Saving the Survivors (STS) - an organisation created by dedicated veterinarian surgeons to save and rehabilitate rhinos that have survived the horrors of poaching.
Issued by Havas Worldwide 23 Jun 2015 11:00
SOC (Search Online Consulting) would like you to be part of our project, "Mission Possible". The project's goal is 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. Your help is needed to reach that goal!
Issued by Search Online Consulting 22 Jun 2015 11:17