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‘Sponsor a child’ with Rays of Hope and give a gift that keeps on giving

‘Sponsor a child’ with Rays of Hope and give a gift that keeps on giving

South Africans looking to assist individuals and families of Alexandra Township (Alex) in improving their lives can now ‘Sponsor a Child’ through Rays of Hope, a non-profit organisation (NPO…

The Power of Money

The Power of Money

Why learning about money from an early age is essential to ending child poverty     “Sam” was raised in Alexandra township. He opened his first bank account at age…

Upgraded creches a boon for Worcester community

Upgraded creches a boon for Worcester community

More than 400 preschoolers from four early childhood development centres (ECD) in the Worcester community are benefitting from a partnership with the Shoprite Group which includes nutrition, teacher training and…

7 East Londoners take on the Iron Man to raise funds for 10 year old Amputee

7 East Londoners take on the Iron Man to raise funds for 10 year old Amputee

Ubuko Mpotulo (10), from East London, was diagnosed with Meningococcal Septicaemia, at the age of 3 years old. Ubuko underwent a Bi-Lateral Amputation and finger amputation when the lining…

KINDNESS FOR BRAVE FIREFIGHTERS BATTLING WESTERN CAPE FIRES

KINDNESS FOR BRAVE FIREFIGHTERS BATTLING WESTERN CAPE FIRES

Exhausted firefighters who have spent weeks battling the devastating Western Cape fires in the Overberg District have received some much-needed support. Following a plea for help with food and…

Corobrik invests in the future

Corobrik invests in the future

Corobrik’s ongoing investment in new production facilities, new technologies, new products and the architects of the future have combined to open a whole world of new possibilities in brick…

KZN scores a hat-trick with top three EMSS School performers

KZN scores a hat-trick with top three EMSS School performers

Engen has announced the top learners for 2018 who attended the Engen Maths & Science School (EMSS) programme and revealed that the matric EMSS class of 2018 attained an impressive…

Dancing Back to School: WISE launches dance assembly

Dancing Back to School: WISE launches dance assembly

As millions of South African children head back to school, there’s a growing realisation that more needs to be done in the country to take whole child development into…

Shoprite fights high education costs with low-price uniforms and school fee competition

Shoprite fights high education costs with low-price uniforms and school fee competition

Shoprite is helping to ease the burden of rising education costs by offering its customers a basic school uniform for under R100 and giving more than 460 learners the opportunity…

Engen backs Caring4Girls feminine hygiene initiative

Engen backs Caring4Girls feminine hygiene initiative

Engen has donated R2.5 million to Caring4Girls, which provides female learners with sanitary towels to help keep them in school during their monthly cycles.     Caring4Girls is an…

Make ‘Creating Change’ Your 2019 New Year’s Resolution

Make ‘Creating Change’ Your 2019 New Year’s Resolution

New Year’s resolutions are a commitment to change with the end goal to do more and to do better; not only for yourself but for others too. So, here…

THE AIDS HEALTHCARE FOUNDATION TREATS THE YOUTH TO A DAY OF FUN AT USHAKA

THE AIDS HEALTHCARE FOUNDATION TREATS THE YOUTH TO A DAY OF FUN AT USHAKA

The Thursday, November 28th saw the Aids Healthcare Foundation (AHF), the world’s largest non-profit HIV health provider offering medical care and services to more than 1 million patients…