How business can help to improve education outcomes

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Jan. 14, 2020, 10:18 a.m.

The 2019 matric results showed an improved pass rate and a slight reduction in the pervasive inequalities in the system. However, quality and throughput (the number of learners reaching matric) …

read more
MATH MOMS and the ISACA South Africa Chapter

Math Moms Jan. 13, 2020, 10:07 a.m.

We supported Math Moms in arranging a trip for a group of English & Afrikaans Grade 4 learners from Valhalla Primary School to visit the CTSC

read more
80 proud South Durbanites start 2020 with a computer qualification

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Dec. 13, 2019, 10:51 a.m.

The Engen Computer School in Wentworth held a graduation ceremony on 11 December where 80 proud community members received certificates for completing an End User computing course.

read more
#GIVEAHANDUP TO NEW GRADE R'S AT CHRISTEL HOUSE

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Dec. 11, 2019, 1:11 p.m.

In January 2020, we will be welcoming 60 brand new Grade R learners to Christel House, who will be embarking on an exciting new journey with us.

read more
Investec awarded for its strategic corporate social investment in 2019

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Dec. 9, 2019, 12:03 p.m.

Trialogue, a responsible business consultancy, has conferred its annual Strategic CSI Award on Investec, for its support of Promaths.

read more
Helping learners put their best foot forward

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Dec. 6, 2019, 11:45 a.m.

According to a recent UNICEF report, 11.9 children live in income poverty in South Africa, which for many means new school shoes are unaffordable. These same children are expected to …

read more
Inyathelo supports NPO financial literacy

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Nov. 15, 2019, 2:29 p.m.

Accounting and tax terms, registration and processes can be confusing for many non-profit organisations (NPOs) – yet being informed and up to date can make the difference between a healthy …

read more
Johnson & Johnson Bridge To Employment Program Launched

Johnson & Johnson Nov. 5, 2019, 7:30 a.m.

Students, parents and educators from Zwaanswyk High School in Retreat, joined employees from Johnson & Johnson and the National Business Initiative to celebrate the launch of the very first Bridge …

read more
Brands on-board to help SA families build bursaries for school

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Oct. 28, 2019, 10:33 a.m.

As any parent knows, when it comes to affording quality education for our children, we need all the help we can get. Escalating school fees, continual costs of uniforms and …

read more
Praise for much-needed Aussenkehr centre

Cape Span Oct. 21, 2019, 1:17 p.m.

Great was the joy of the Aussenkehr community in Namibia when a much-needed pre-school educational resource centre for Namibian Grape Company (NGC) employees' children was inaugurated recently. Read More...

read more
Empowering communities one computer course at a time

Afri-CAN Oct. 18, 2019, 12:48 p.m.

The course forms part of Reputation Matters’ AfriCAN initiative. It is currently in a pilot phase to empower community members Over the last eight weeks, 43 community members from Imizamo …

read more
Uber partners with Old Mutual to bring driver-partners financial literacy sessions

Woolworths Oct. 18, 2019, 12:21 p.m.

Driver-partners in South Africa are extremely important to Uber and for this reason Uber is proud to bring back the Old Mutual Financial Literacy Sessions for driver-partners at no cost …

read more
NPO sector masters good management at #ThinkGood

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Sept. 18, 2019, 9:54 a.m.

About 280 representatives of non-profit organisations (NPOs) and civil society bodies attended a free one-day gathering in Cape Town this week to share learnings on optimal NPO management practices.

read more