GreenCape and the South African Wind Energy Association (SAWEA) recently hosted the second annual Atlantis Career Expo, an educational event designed to drive awareness and interest among Atlantis students about career opportunities in renewable energy...
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Innovative wine producer and MD of the Warwick and Vilafonté Wine Estates, Mike Ratcliffe is is a founder of the annual Cape Wine Auction which raises millions of rands for charity. Ratcliffe answers some questions
Net#work BBDO's Mike Schalit founded the not-for-profit Make a Life (Mal) Foundation a while ago as a banner for initiatives that use creativity for good. Here, Schalit and Mal designer-in-chief Emma Strydom explain how their recent t-shirt designs have benefitted the Seed library initiative and more
Leigh Andrews 20 Nov 2017
Net#work BBDO's non-profit foundation, Mal has opened its 11th and 12th Seed libraries at the Tlamatlama Primary School in Tembisa and Mafumbuka Primary School at Soshanguve on Monday, 13 November 2017
The face of township and rural economies where unemployment, poverty and inequality are still rampant is fast changing, thanks to a successful public-private partnership which recognises the potential for emerging enterprises to contribute towards job creation and the mainstream economy.
Ithala Development Finance Corporation 15 Nov 2017
Global healthcare company GSK's longstanding commitment to its partnership with local non-profit organisation The Just Footprints Foundation has resulted in 3662 children having benefited so far by attending camps hosted in different venues in Gauteng, KwaZulu-Natal and the Western Cape
Climate-smart agriculture is one of the approaches to steer the needed transformation in the world's agriculture and food systems in ways that are both productive and sustainable
The Old Boys Tens initiative (OBX) has teamed up with Stor-Age for the fourth edition of the annual fundraising rugby tournament
It is critical to ensure that tobacco production is as environmentally sustainable as possible as it supports the livelihoods of thousands of small-scale farmers in Africa
South Africa's journey of transformation is far from over. This is evident in the stories from the classrooms of our poorest schools, still heavily burdened by the effects of the apartheid education policy
Racing more than 220km in one day is a feat 21 riders recently completed when they tackled the gruelling second annual JackalBerry Extreme (JBX) MTB race, all in the name of charity
BMi Research 3 Nov 2017
With so many worthy causes in South Africa, it can be daunting to decide where and how to allocate your money. How do you find a charity doing great work in a field you're passionate about?
Trialogue 2 Nov 2017
The Clothing Bank's latest project, The Appliance Bank, equips unemployed men with the skills to build sustainable businesses around the repairing of broken appliances
Educor Holdings flagship brand Damelin gave back to over 2,000 pupils from Sibonese Primary School and Siphumele Primary School with two fun-filled days of good food, music and entertainment
Two Kruger National Park's camps are now powered by the sun, thanks to grid-tied solar PV systems producing a total of 1,367KW of energy
Sandton-based digital and PR agency Firewater is inviting charities from across Joburg to a free Digital and PR Therapy session
The Indaba Education Fund held its first fundraising dinner in New York City earlier this month
Launched in 1997, MySchool MyVillage MyPlanet is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year
The 2017 SAB Foundation Social Innovation and Disability Empowerment Awards winners were announced in Johannesburg recently. Over R9m in prize money was distributed among the 24 small businesses
Over 800 industry leaders and government officials attended the 11th annual Adopt-a-School Foundation 'Back to School' fundraising event at the Sandton Convention Centre on Saturday, 14 October
Cyril Ramaphosa Foundation 23 Oct 2017
The Trialogue Knowledge Hub offers free examples of best-practice projects, case studies, research and much more so that companies can start or improve their own projects and programmes
Trialogue 20 Oct 2017
Coinciding with International Day of the Girl Child, Mastercard recently launched the African leg of its Girls4Tech programme
Uzwelo Bags was launched with the goal of making a meaningful difference
Sindy Peters 19 Oct 2017
This year's Westin-Unicef Charity Ball, hosted by The Westin Cape Town on Saturday, 14 October, matched the previous year's donations, raising R1m.
The Flight Centre Foundation aims to break the cycle of poverty through education, running a number of relevant programmes
Sindy Peters 17 Oct 2017
#WorldFoodDay: Transforming the agricultural sector by unlocking the potential of smallholder farmers
"a step-change in the lives of smallholder farmers, recognising the fundamentally important role that they have currently and will increasingly have in our future food production."
Dr Klaus Eckstein 16 Oct 2017
The 12th Mayoral Charity Golf Day took place earlier this month at the Port Elizabeth Golf Club
Cape Town's Vineyard Hotel was announced the winner of the international Skål Sustainable Tourism Awards in the Urban Category