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Zaid Adams appointed chairperson of StreetSmart SA
Zaid Adams appointed chairperson of StreetSmart SAArticle

Seasoned hospitality professional Zaid Adams has been appopinted chairperson of StreetSmart SA, an organisation dedicated to helping vulnerable children rebuild their lives...

12 Apr 2021

Experience all-suite luxury at the Peninsula Hotel
Experience all-suite luxury at the Peninsula HotelArticle

The iconic windswept trees that hug the Queens Beach corner of Sea Point's Platinum Mile signify a strong link to the past for the Peninsula All-Suite Hotel. Its recent refurbishment has polished the perks that regulars love, while adding a fresh sparkle with soothing touches of the sunset-kissed sea everywhere you look...

Leigh Andrews 24 May 2018

StreetSmart SA expands to accommodation, wine tasting establishments
StreetSmart SA expands to accommodation, wine tasting establishmentsArticle

StreetSmart SA has expanded its initiative into accommodation and wine tasting establishments...

6 Apr 2018

StreetSmart raises R90,000 for Sinethemba Projects in Knysna
StreetSmart raises R90,000 for Sinethemba Projects in KnysnaArticle

StreetSmart Knysna has raised R90,000 for Knysna NGO Sinethemba Projects which runs programmes for vulnerable children, boosting community upliftment in the area...

5 Dec 2017

La Mouette - Gerrit Bruwer, Henry and Mari Vigar
#EatOutHelpOut: StreetSmart SA restaurants helping their communities outArticle

New signage is helping identify participating restaurants as members of the StreetSmart SA restaurant community, allowing restaurants to promote their support more visibly and helping philanthropically inclined diners to...

9 Mar 2017

Twelve Apostles candidates to participate in 2016 Cape Legends Inter Hotel Challenge
Twelve Apostles candidates to participate in 2016 Cape Legends Inter Hotel ChallengeArticle

The Twelve Apostles Hotel and Spa's young chef and wine steward have been picked to pit their talents against some of SA's rising stars in the Cape Legends Inter Hotel Challenge...

1 Jun 2016

Liesel Battell (StreetSmart Knysna Committee), Melanie Burke (StreetSmart SA chairman) and Sue Mills (StreetSmart Knysna coordinator)
StreetSmart launches in Knysna to support street childrenArticle

StreetSmart SA has launched in Knysna and is rallying restaurants to become involved in helping to rebuild the lives of children at risk in the town...

4 Apr 2016

Mari Vigar, co-owner of La Mouette (holding the certificate on the right) with her winning team.
StreetSmart restaurateurs raise R1m for street childrenArticle

StreetSmart restaurateurs and their diners raised a total of R1,050,000 last year to support street children and children at risk, by adding a voluntary R5 donation to each table's bill...

1 Feb 2016

StreetSmart SA raises over R1 million for street kids
StreetSmart SA raises over R1 million for street kidsArticle

StreetSmart South Africa has announced its Top 5 donor restaurants of 2014, namely Licorish Bistro, Saxon Five Hundred/Qunu, La Mouette, Savoy Cabbage and Myoga, that led the group of 91 participating restaurants, collectively raising over R1 million...

11 May 2015

Bringing quality manufacturing home with HOM
Bringing quality manufacturing home with HOMArticle

Does the phrase, "Shirts made in Salt River, Cape Town will be worn in New York," sound a little ambitious? It shouldn't, as the recent House of Monatic-Stenströms partnership means good things for the local manufacturing industry...

Leigh Andrews 30 Mar 2015

StreetSmart SA celebrates 10th anniversary, announces new chairperson
StreetSmart SA celebrates 10th anniversary, announces new chairpersonArticle

On its 10th anniversary, StreetSmart SA, an organisation dedicated to helping street children rebuild their lives through donations from restaurants in the Western Cape and Gauteng, has announced founding member Melanie Burke as new chairperson...

12 Mar 2015

StreetSmart raises R185k for Gauteng beneficiaries
StreetSmart raises R185k for Gauteng beneficiariesArticle

Following its recent Western Cape donation, StreetSmart SA has handed over R185,000 to its 2015 Johannesburg and Pretoria beneficiaries, namely Kids Haven and the PEN Streetwise Project...

18 Dec 2014

StreetSmart SA raises R220k for street kids
StreetSmart SA raises R220k for street kidsArticle

StreetSmart South Africa, dedicated to helping street children rebuild their lives through donations from restaurants in the Western Cape and Gauteng, has handed over R220,000 to The Kusasa Project and Home from Home...

18 Nov 2014

Western Cape dominates Inter-Hotel Challenge
Western Cape dominates Inter-Hotel ChallengeArticle

When Showcook.com editor Annette Kesler began the Cape Legends Inter-Hotel Challenge, her goal was simple: to create and facilitate an opportunity for young talent to shine.

Eugene Yiga 8 Aug 2014

Cape Legends Inter Hotel Challenge Awards
Cape Legends Inter Hotel Challenge AwardsArticle

A multi-faceted initiative, which took place over six months culminates in a significant awards celebration attended by the SA Minister of Tourism.

28 Jul 2014

Acupuncture in a jar
Acupuncture in a jarArticle

Renowned homeopath, naturopath and acupuncturist, Dr Philip Sherwin, from Cape Town, who has more than 40 years' experience in this field, has developed Yungskin, described as a groundbreaking organic face cream developed using advanced technologies.

3 Jul 2013

Cape Legends supports inaugural Inter Hotel ChallengeArticle

Cape Legends is donating wine and prizes and funding the overseas travel of the challenge winner in the début Inter Hotel Challenge, aimed at promoting mentorship and advancing the transfer of skills within the Western Cape hotel and tourism industries. The South African Chefs Academy (SACA) and Showcook.com are running the social responsibility initiative.

3 Jun 2013

Shoprite Checkers Women of the Year Award winners, Archbishop honoured
Shoprite Checkers Women of the Year Award winners, Archbishop honouredArticle

On Saturday 21 July 2012, the 2012 title winners of the Shoprite Checkers Women of the Year Award were announced at a gala event in Johannesburg. They are Shéri Brynard who received the Youth Mover Award; Nyeleti Mushwana the Socio-Economic Business Developers Award, Margi Biggs the Good Neighbours Against Crime Award, Tina Botha the Health Care-Givers Award and Marisa van der Merwe received the Award in the Educators Category.

23 Jul 2012

Franschhoek restaurants raise half a million for street kidsArticle

Franschhoek participates in the StreetSmart SA initiative, which raises funds for street children and children in need. At an event held at Fyndraai Restaurant, Solms Delta, earlier this week, StreetSmart SA handed over a cheque to the value of R300 000 to Youth Empowerment Action (YEA).

20 Dec 2010

New beneficiary for StreetSmart SA
New beneficiary for StreetSmart SAArticle

The Stellenbosch-based Home from Home, which provides supported and supervised foster care for abandoned and vulnerable children in small family homes in their own communities, is the latest beneficiary of StreetSmart SA, an organisation dedicated to helping street children rebuild their lives through donations from restaurants in Cape Town, Stellenbosch, Helderberg and Franschhoek.

10 Dec 2010

Andrea Lombard and Ronda Hall from Rust en Vrede
StreetSmart SA raises R100 000 for new beneficiaryGallery

StreetSmart SA, an organisation dedicated to helping street children rebuild their lives through donations from restaurants in Cape Town, Stellenbosch, Helderberg and Franschhoek, has handed over R100 000 to their new Stellenbosch beneficiary, Home from Home.

10 Dec 2010

Eating with a conscience
Eating with a conscienceArticle

The Waterkloof Restaurant situated on the estate, located outside Somerset West on the M9 Sir Lowry's Pass Village Road, is reportedly the first restaurant in the Helderberg to sign up with StreetSmart SA to help street children to live a viable life in their communities. It will launch on 27 September 2010.

26 Aug 2010

Street children benefit from restaurants
Street children benefit from restaurantsArticle

Leading restaurants in the Stellenbosch and Paarl winelands are ploughing back into the community through StreetSmart SA, the non-profit organisation dedicated to the social integration and upliftment of street children.

19 Jan 2010

Top 13 win Rossouw's star restaurant rating
Top 13 win Rossouw's star restaurant ratingArticle

South African restaurateurs gathered in the Cape Winelands for the inaugural Rossouw's Restaurants Awards held at Rust en Vrede Restaurant on 4 May 2009. At this landmark event, the Three Star certificate was awarded to only 13 of the 500 restaurants rated for the 2009 Rossouw's Restaurants guide.

12 May 2009

Eating out houses the homelessArticle

Streetsmart SA, a project initiated in the UK to uplift the homeless, has recruited its first 10 Cape Town restaurants to collect donations from their diners in aid of organisations working with the city's street children.

7 Jul 2005

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