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Doing good business is good for business

Sustainability has become somewhat of a buzzword in recent years and for good reason. From best practise and sustainability within the workplace to multinational manufacturers going green, the increasing importance of it is all around us...

Issued by Topco Media 3 days ago

FoodForward SA launches additional depot in KwaZulu-Natal

According to the United Nations, South Africa's rural population, currently at just over 33%, will decline to 20% of the total population by 2050. While this seems like a step in the right direction, says FoodForward SA MD Andy du Plessis, even more people moving to already saturated urban areas with limited job opportunities will have a negative impact on vulnerable rural communities too.

3 days ago

Goedgedacht Trust to host online benefit auction

The Goedgedacht Trust, a farm-based community support organisation in the Swartland region of the Western Cape, is set to host an online benefit auction, starting Thursday, 1 October...

3 days ago

KZN NPOs probed for not delivering to distressed communities

KwaZulu-Natal Social Development MEC Nonhlanhla Khoza has instituted a formal investigation into the alleged failure of non-profit organisations (NPOs) to deliver social relief of distress (SRD) to communities around the province.

16 Sep 2020

Journey's End Vineyards launches new community project in Stellenbosch

Stellenbosch-based winery Journey's End Vineyards has launched a new NGO, The Journey's End Foundation, aimed at tackling hunger and extreme poverty in the Helderberg region of Stellenbosch...

2 Sep 2020

Kagiso Trust survey seeks to learn from community resilience during Covid crisis

The Kagiso Trust has launched a national survey seeking to understand and learn from the community resilience shown in the face of the Covid-19 crisis and its associated socioeconomic effects...

1 Sep 2020

Ride2Live launches #RideWithMe campaign, calls on public support

In partnership with the National Cycling Academy Forum (NCAF), and supported by Coronation Fund Managers, Ride2Live has launched the #RideWithMe campaign...

31 Aug 2020

#WomensMonth: Nation Builder's Keri-Leigh Paschal; 'We need supportive men to walk alongside us'

Keri-Leigh Paschal, executive trustee of social impact organisation Nation Builder, shares what drives her passion for social impact development and how she thinks that even though we are consciously looking to support one another as women, we need supportive men to walk alongside us...

By Juanita Pienaar 28 Aug 2020

FoodForward SA highlights integral role of women in food security, distribution

According to the National Income Dynamic Study's (NIDS-CRAM) Coronavirus Rapid Mobile Survey, 2 million women were left unemployed in South Africa between February and April this year...

28 Aug 2020

Positive and united during an invisible pandemic

South Africa is grappling with the worst unemployment rate in its history and millions are faced with abject poverty...

By Kevin Barbeau 28 Aug 2020

SA businesses, individuals can support NPOs through Gap Fund

Established by The Mergon Group in March 2020 to help South Africa's beleaguered non-profit organisations (NPOs), the Gap Fund has already raised more than R7m from private funders...

26 Aug 2020

GivenGain aims to level NPO playing field with livestream fundraising

GivenGain, this month, aims to have gamers, musicians and anyone with a livestream doing it for good. Why? Because livestreaming for charity is big - really big, says the global charity crowdfunding platform...

20 Aug 2020

Global NPO Women in Music launches SA chapter

Global non-profit organisation Women in Music (WIM) has launched a South African chapter as the country holds Women's Month in August. WIM works to educate, empower and advance women in the music industry...

18 Aug 2020

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