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...

‘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...

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,...

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...

Laingsburg roosterbrood queen Poppie van As goes global

Laingsburg local Poppie van As sells roosterbrood on the side of the N1, but a chance encounter has seen her "go global". It all started...

Hospital staff surprise teenager with her own matric farewell

A Port Elizabeth teenager got to switch her hospital gown for a beautiful dress thanks to the caring doctors and nurses...

R1.7m “safe and secure” pathway project helps reduce crime in resort...

A R1.7-million pedestrian pathway project in the coastal resort town of St Francis Bay has proved a hit with the community,...

KFC tackles childhood hunger during the Covid-19 lockdown

About 60% of children in South Africa live below the poverty line and many receive their only meal of the day...

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.

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...

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...

Children enjoy ride of a lifetime at Gold Reef City Theme...

October saw 200 children from disadvantaged backgrounds being treated to a fun 'roller coaster day' at the popular amusement park in...