MySchool MyVillage MyPlanet and Builders

Christel House South Africa Aug. 31, 2021, 6:15 p.m.

MySchool MyVillage MyPlanet and Builders, build 3 state-of-the-art Grade RR classrooms for our school.

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PROTECTING BREASTFEEDING IS A SHARED RESPONSIBILITY

riaan@wecanchange.co.za July 30, 2021, 7:54 a.m.

Breastfeeding is the recommended, ideal, natural and sustainable food for the healthy growth and development of infants and young children.

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What will you be doing this Mandela Day?

riaan@wecanchange.co.za July 14, 2021, 1:06 p.m.

Mandela Day is a global call to action that celebrates the idea that every individual has the power to make an impact.

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MAMAS ALLIANCE OFFERS ADVICE TO CORPORATE SOUTH AFRICA AHEAD OF MANDELA DAY

riaan@wecanchange.co.za July 13, 2021, 9:05 a.m.

With the COVID-19 pandemic affecting many Mandela Day CSI initiatives for the second year running, CSI Agency MAMAS Alliance has some advice and guidance to offer corporates this year.

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Mandela Day Parent Infant Support Drive

riaan@wecanchange.co.za July 13, 2021, 9 a.m.

We are now in our second year of battling the Covid Pandemic and its devastation, again showing us that the only way we get through these trying times, is together.

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1700 Children Rescued from the Streets! Our 20th Anniversary...

riaan@wecanchange.co.za July 9, 2021, 3:07 p.m.

Amani will have a TWENTY-year powerful track record in helping children off the street, into quality education, and back into their families and communities.

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ENTREPRENEUR SPOTLIGHT: WANDILE KHUMALO - SYKED

riaan@wecanchange.co.za May 6, 2021, 9:45 a.m.

This month we shine the spotlight on Syked, a virtual private counselling platform for individuals looking for alternative ways of seeking mental health support without putting themselves at risk.

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The children always comes first!

riaan@wecanchange.co.za May 6, 2021, 9:39 a.m.

We have come through the first quarter of 2021, the second year now of the pandemic that has disrupted lives and livelihoods across the world.

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Shiloh Education - proof of success in what we do – we prepare children for life not only for school

Shilo May 4, 2021, 7:31 p.m.

I would like to share two stories to show what a huge impact you, as a donor, are making.

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DONATE NOW AND #GIVEAHANDUP TO NEW GRADE RR’S

Christel House South Africa April 15, 2021, 9:14 a.m.

Christel House SA, a non-profit school that serves students from severely impoverished areas on the Cape Flats, is appealing to the public to support its #GiveaHandUp campaign, which raises funds …

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Recruiting our youngest Christel Housers

Christel House South Africa March 17, 2021, 2:33 p.m.

For the first time in our 20-year history, we will be welcoming 60 Grade RR students to Christel House.

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CHRISTEL HOUSE SA IS RECRUITING ITS FIRST GRADE RR’s IN 2021

Christel House South Africa March 8, 2021, 6:42 p.m.

Grade RR student admissions for 2021 are officially open at Christel House South Africa, a non-profit no-fee school based in Ottery, Cape Town.

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NGO PARTNERSHIPS CRUCIAL TO OVERCOMING COVID-19 CHALLENGES

FoodForward SA Feb. 23, 2021, 6:31 p.m.

SURPLUS FOOD BOOSTS IMPACT OF OVC CENTRES.

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Human Factor 3 – Young people open minds

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Feb. 10, 2021, 7:25 a.m.

In her essay “In memory of who we are”, which opens the third issue of the DG Murray Trust’s (DGMT) Human Factor, social justice activist Lovelyn Nwadeyi writes: “We often …

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PICK A BOOK, FIND A FRIEND AND READ ALOUD!

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Jan. 28, 2021, 6:21 p.m.

Celebrated on 3 February 2021, World Read Aloud Day highlights the importance of reading aloud and sharing stories; even more so for our younger children.

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It Takes A Village – A Container Village Provides A Safe Haven for Children

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Jan. 7, 2021, 4:30 p.m.

Lack of access to basic human rights is wreaking havoc for the children of Parkwood Estate.

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CHEP HELPS NON-PROFIT SCHOOL GO GREEN WITH NEW SOLAR SYSTEM

Christel House South Africa Dec. 14, 2020, 5:29 p.m.

Christel House South Africa, a non-profit school situated in Ottery, Cape Town, has received a generous donation of a new solar power system by CHEP, a leading international supply chain …

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MTN-Trialogue R300 000 cash prize for child support programmes

Trialogue Nov. 18, 2020, 4:40 p.m.

A not-for-profit organisation (NPO) that provides country-wide support for orphaned, vulnerable and at-risk children can now strengthen and better monitor its much-needed programmes, thanks to a R300 000 cash prize.

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International Anti-Bullying Week (16-20 November)

Community Keepers Nov. 16, 2020, 3:40 p.m.

The 2020 World Children’s Report1, published by the Jacobs Foundation notes that the aspects of life that children rate highest in most countries were their family, their home and the …

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Bring Buckets of Hope to Families in Need

Christel House South Africa Nov. 5, 2020, 5:30 p.m.

It looks as if the worst of the pandemic is behind us now. Here at #ChristelHouseSA, we are planning to bring hope, happiness and some much-needed relief during this Festive …

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Auditor-General of South Africa (AGSA) Support for Each 1 Feed 1

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Sept. 30, 2020, 9:17 p.m.

South Africa is a nation that is perhaps best described as one which was born out of solidarity. It is time, again, to ignite our culture of solidarity as we …

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NEW WORLD-CLASS MODEL BRINGS EFFECTIVE SOLUTION TO MEASURING THE IMPACT OF CSI IN AFRICA

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Sept. 14, 2020, 3:53 p.m.

None of us could have ever predicted the onslaught of COVID-19 or imagined the devastation it would bring to our world, as well as the ever-lasting impact it will have …

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The Beast breaks new ground

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Aug. 25, 2020, 1:29 p.m.

Husqvarna South Africa, together with ex-Springbok rugby player Tendai Mtawarira and his wife Kuziva, recently rallied together to ‘green’ the spaces at Salt Rock’s Sizani School and offer other vital …

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Shiloh, the link between those who give and the most vulnerable who receive

Shilo Aug. 4, 2020, 6:25 p.m.

During lockdown Shiloh has distributed almost 20 000 meals above and beyond our regular meal production. Not to mention various tons of fresh fruit and veg, grocery parcels, vanity packs …

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HELPING CHILDREN WITH DISABILITIES THROUGHOUT SOUTH AFRICA

Chaeli Campaign Aug. 4, 2020, 7 a.m.

What is #3000in30? A Chaeli Campaign initiative to help children with disabilities, their families and their communities.

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Food security for children starts at the breast – support breastfeeding

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Aug. 2, 2020, 7:37 p.m.

South Africa has one of the lowest breastfeeding rates in the world. Not because women do not understand the importance of breastfeeding for their children but because women face a …

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Join Penreach in support of our communities this Mandela Day

riaan@wecanchange.co.za July 14, 2020, 2:58 p.m.

Penreach Cares this Mandela Day about bringing warmth to those who need it most and supporting poor communities with preschool Covid-19 readiness as citizens face everyday challenges.

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INVITATION: From Covid-19 lockdown, to the life you love.

riaan@wecanchange.co.za July 14, 2020, 2:28 p.m.

As lockdown lifts and we enter a new world, do you feel excited or apprehensive? How we live and work will never be the same again, and maybe it shouldn't.

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MathMoms Covid-19 Response - Cultivating Courage

Math Moms July 3, 2020, 9:48 p.m.

Every parent is their child's first teacher because we care about our children and hold them as our highest joys. In this strange time we look back with pride and …

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PAXFUL’S BITCOIN FUND JOINS ECD CENTRES IN SOUTH AFRICA TO FIGHT CHILD HUNGER

riaan@wecanchange.co.za May 29, 2020, 6:17 p.m.

Newly launched bitcoin donation campaign aims to provide COVID-19 relief & raise awareness about child hunger.

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Each One, Feed One

riaan@wecanchange.co.za April 14, 2020, 8:17 p.m.

The Nelson Mandela Foundation applauds the decisive leadership being given to South Africa by President Cyril Ramaphosa in addressing the challenges posed by COVID-19.

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Festive Concert raises R82 903.50 to feed learners with severe intellectual disabilities

riaan@wecanchange.co.za March 17, 2020, 7:36 a.m.

On Tuesday 10 December, 2019, CBM SA and the Symphony Choir of Cape Town presented a special Festive Concert at Groot Constantia Wine Estate to raise funds for the Peninsula …

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CLOSE TO 3 MILLION CHILDREN REACHED THIS WORLD READ ALOUD DAY

riaan@wecanchange.co.za March 17, 2020, 6:19 a.m.

This year Nal’ibali, South Africa’s reading-for-enjoyment campaign, set a target to read aloud to 2 million children on World Read Aloud Day, Wednesday 5 February

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On-site counselling rooms for schools in under resourced areas

Community Keepers March 6, 2020, 12:21 p.m.

Trauma is an everyday occurrence in the lives of many children in South Africa, due to violence, abuse and neglect. These children observe and experience things that no child should …

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OVER 20 000 CHILDREN SIGNED UP FOR LIBRARY CARDS

riaan@wecanchange.co.za March 5, 2020, 7:10 a.m.

A child on a bike, with a book bag slung over their shoulder, on their way to the library, is a sight that would warm any parent, teacher or librarian’s …

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Mango gives back to the future aviators with Go Discover Love

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Feb. 27, 2020, 6:56 a.m.

Mango airlines’ mission is not to only provide access to affordable flying, it’s to also provide youth access to developmental opportunities within the aviation industry. On Friday 14 February, we …

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‘Literacy is not a luxury, it’s a right and a responsibility.’

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Jan. 14, 2020, 9:17 a.m.

It is a well-established fact that ‘Reading for Meaning’ is the cornerstone of education and that there is a drive in South Africa to encourage reading from a young age.

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British Airways’ call to help give children a flying start

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Oct. 31, 2019, 12:55 p.m.

Every child deserves a flying start in life. But in South Africa, health challenges such as exposure to HIV, poor nutrition, and a lack of parental education can easily block …

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Injongo Project in Philippi opens newly refurbished Educare Centre

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Sept. 19, 2019, 10:06 a.m.

Investing in ECD is at the core of Rotary Claremont and the Lewis Group. The Injongo Project focuses on providing the communities of Philippi and Masiphumelele with functioning ECD centres, …

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