Waste picker’s success story: how I went from unemployed to employing

A Mpumalanga recycler has received national recognition for improving the lives of her community members while at the same time helping...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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.

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...

Entrepreneurs keep spirit of ubuntu alive during Mandela Month

It is perhaps more important than ever to honour Madiba’s legacy this Mandela Month by supporting vulnerable communities. And that is exactly...

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...

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...

National Wills Week offers free will-drafting services to South Africans

Many South Africans pass away without a valid will in place, causing devastating consequences for their families. To help combat this,...