First ever 8-I South Africa to be held in Stellenbosch

The Stellenbosch Academy of Design and Photography will participate in the very first 8-I South Africa, which will be held at Technopark, Stellenbosch. Web developers, WordPress developers, graphics or animation specialists, communication specialists, marketing professionals, branding specialists,...

16 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

ABN Event Productions partners with Unicef for fundraising gala

ABN Event Productions will be partnering with Unicef for its Fundraising Gala Dinner with guest of honour, Bollywood actress and Unicef goodwill ambassador Priyanka Chopra which will be held at the Hyatt Regency Johannesburg Hotel on 6 May 2017. The event will be led by media entrepreneur and Unicef...

20 Apr 2017

Need saving from the humdrum daily grind?
Need saving from the humdrum daily grind?

TEARS Animal Rescue & Hill's #savedbythedogs invites you to take a breather to spend a little time with TEARS' four-legged superheroes in The Company's Garden, central Cape Town on Wednesday, 15 April, 11am to 2pm (and monthly thereafter). Come walk a dog, play with a puppy and have some fun - the...

14 Apr 2015

Knit towards 67 Blankets

Den Anker Belgian restaurant at the V&A Waterfront is supporting the 67 Blankets for Nelson Mandela Day by enticing knitters with a complimentary Liefmans lower-carb Belgian beer and tapas. The group knit, between 12 noon and 5pm on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, April 8 to 10, also forms part...

8 Apr 2015

SMS a little hope to support outreach on HIV/AIDS, TB

HOPE Cape Town, located at the Medical School of the University of Stellenbosch, is a non-profit organisation providing outreach, education and counselling at community level, focusing on HIV/AIDS and TB in the Western Cape. It has launched a national SMS donation campaign, calling on the public to...

12 Mar 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

Celebs participate in 'Slipper Day' initiative

As part of Reach for a Dreams' "Slipper Day" initiative, Wimpy visited the Charlotte Maxeke Johannesburg Academic Hospital and Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital, delivering meals and slippers to the children's wards at both hospitals and Reach for a Dream added to the fun and excitement, by...

13 Aug 2014

Club Mykonos offers Mandela Day 'care packages'

In the spirit of Mandela Day on 18 July, Club Mykonos in Langebaan will partner with Saldahna Bay Tourism and the local Pick 'n Pay to create 'care packages' for local families who are in need. Guests, hotel staff and local residents are encouraged to participate by donating R67 towards a Care...

11 Jul 2014

Mustadafin Foundation and PnP feed street dwellers

Spirits were high last Friday evening, 20 June 2014, when Mustadafin Foundation and Pick n Pay set up food and blanket distribution marques at Cape Town's Grand Parade. Over a period of two hours, approximately 1,200 hungry street dwellers were treated to a hot meal with coffee and a warm blanket...

26 Jun 2014

Hayani Support Project receives R16,000 from NAB

To assist the Hayani Support Project, a day-care and residential care service for destitute women, children and orphans, the NAB has donated R16,000, which has enabled it put down a deposit to buy the property it was renting in Orange Grove, Johannesburg. "The NPO has been living in a rented house...

5 Dec 2013

Ronald McDonald House Charities launches at Bara

Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) will launch its first two Family Rooms at Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital on 27 November 2013. The Family Room is located within the hospital, near the paediatric and intensive care units that enables the families of sick children to remain close by. The...

11 Nov 2013

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