Emperors Palace launches web-based learning platform

Emperors Palace has launched an e-learning platform titled 'Lobster Ink'. The platform will support and promote workplace skills development and training for its employees by providing unlimited access to modules that cover a range of topics and specialties. The purpose of the learning...

21 Sep 2017

Outliers wins CCC grant prize

Outliers has been awarded the Cointreau Creative Crew Grant Scheme. Outliers will now receive the R100,000 grant prize to continue its mentorship programme for people who want to set up and run after school tutoring programmes. Outliers intends on using the CCC grant prize for additional...

5 May 2017

My Period is Awesome campaign, empowering the youth

Project Dignity, and Swedish NPO, Wise Economy Global Association, have partnered up in an effort to get rid of stigma associated with menstruation by offering young woman a solution in managing their menses by supplying them with Subz Pants and Pads, which are reusable and environmentally...

4 May 2017

1KZN receives new equipment from Multichoice

Multichoice donated new broadcast equipment to KwaZulu-Natal community TV station, 1KZN TV. The donation forms part of a partnership between Multichoice and 1KZN TV; the channel is also included on the DStv platform. MultiChoice has similar partnerships with community television stations...

31 Mar 2017

Giving to children instead of clients

In place of a year-end gift to the industry, Mediamark and its agency partners have donated shoes worth R32,000 to 300 underprivileged schoolchildren at the Livhuwani and Tsumbedzo primary schools in Meadowlands, Soweto for the first term of 2015. Mediamark asked agencies to support the effort...

4 Feb 2015

SA excels at helping poor

South Africa leads in using taxes and transfer payments to help the extremely poor, a World Bank report shows. "No other country of the 12 in the survey used its fiscal policy as effectively to reduce poverty," World Bank economist Catriona Purfield told The Times. The other countries surveyed...

5 Nov 2014

Allan Gray Orbis Foundation extends scholarship application deadline

The deadline to apply for the Allan Gray Orbis Foundation Scholarship has been extended. Applications will close on 30 October 2014. This opportunity is open to current Grade 6 pupils who will start Grade 8 in 2016. To apply, visit www.allangrayorbis.org to download an application form, or SMS...

20 Oct 2014

91 delegates graduate from Engen's computer school

The eleventh group of students to graduate from the Engen Computer School have received certificates for completing various computer and business skills courses. The school equips delegates with introductory-level computer skills, which cover nine units of the National Certificate: Information...

4 Jun 2014

Dermalogica honours women empowerment

In support of Cell C's women empowerment initiative, 'Take a girl child to work day', Dermalogica FITE joined forces with These Numbers Have Faces to make two young ladies days extra special on Friday, 30 May. Asisipho Beda (19) and Thuliswa Halam (17) are currently in their first year at UCT,...

2 Jun 2014

Fives Futbol joins forces to inspire local community kids

HMS Portland, a British Royal Naval Type 23 frigate will be visiting Cape Town on the 4 and 5 April 2014. The ship's crew along with Fives Futbol will be hosting an outreach session at the V&A Waterfront whereby approximately 120 underprivileged kids will be given the opportunity to partake in...

2 Apr 2014

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