Poetry Relief Fund reopens applications

Cultural and creative industries across the world have been especially hard hit by lockdowns and social distancing measures prohibiting live performances and...

Ford produces 50,000 face shields to aid Covid-19 efforts in Southern...

Ford Motor Company has made and supplied 50,000 face shields for the US department of defence to bolster its response to...

‘67 Blankets’ movement busily knitting secret scarves for needy

As the lockdown lingers and winter begins to bite, South Africans who find themselves in need will require warmth and kindness more...

Art helping to support those fighting gender-based violence

The national lockdown has placed a spotlight on those who are vulnerable to domestic abuse and gender-based violence in South Africa.

Plett Arts Festival celebrates ‘La Vida Local’ – virtually

The Plett Arts Festival is going virtual this year and will be themed La Vida Local, putting the spotlight on artists from...

Six bursaries up for grabs for aspiring chefs

Six aspiring chefs from South Africa will get the chance to enter the culinary world thanks to study opportunities from cooking...

Volkswagen SA reaches out to NGOs and schools during virus crisis

Volkswagen Group South Africa (VWSA) has made several big donations to schools and NGOs in Nelson Mandela Bay to help alleviate...

Innovative pilot programme aids informal recycling sector reeling from lockdown

Informal reclaimers are returning to work after months of forced quarantine, with a recycling pilot programme in Joburg delivering welcome results...

Mining giant donates more than R23m towards virus relief efforts

Mining company Glencore is  donating more than R23m in funding, goods and services to assist communities across South Africa that have been...

Healthcare workers given ‘a little bit of home’ during their long...

Healthcare workers can now enjoy some home comforts during the long shifts required to care for Covid-19 patients thanks to a...

Feeding programme continues to serve cooked meals at schools during lockdown

The extended and indefinite lockdown due to Covid-19 has affected many, particularly in poor communities relying on school feeding schemes for...

Unisa students to get data bundles for exam preparation

Students of the University of South Africa, Unisa, are set to receive data bundles in preparation for the coming May/June examinations,...