Navigating the coronavirus pandemic: 10 tips for NPOs from Inyathelo

riaan@wecanchange.co.za April 1, 2020, 6:19 a.m.

Many South African non-profit organisations (NPOs) are already on a precarious financial footing, and their financial future is even more uncertain given the coronavirus pandemic.

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DISTELL TO SUPPLY SANITISERS TO VULNERABLE COMMUNITIES

riaan@wecanchange.co.za March 26, 2020, 6:02 p.m.

Distell, Africa’s leading producer and marketer of spirits, fine wines, ciders and ready-to-drinks (RTDs), today announced that it will begin producing hand sanitisers and other hygienic products.

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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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Climate crisis is a global human rights challenge

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Feb. 27, 2020, 7:28 a.m.

The Commonwealth of 54 countries, 32 of which are small, are facing a climate change emergency that is costing lives and presenting an “undeniable human rights challenge” to the world.

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Foundation mourns the passing of its former Chief Executive, Shaun Johnson

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Feb. 27, 2020, 6:52 a.m.

We are deeply saddened to hear of the untimely passing of Shaun Johnson. For those of us in the organisation who have known him for many years, the news was …

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SHELTERBAG – A PORTABLE SOLUTION FOR THE HOMELESS IN SOUTH AFRICA

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Feb. 25, 2020, 5:17 a.m.

The homeless are very vulnerable in the current Cape Rainy Season during Winter. Blankets that are issued by various NGO’s, are welcomed by people in these communities, however, the challenge …

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NOT ALL IS DOOM AND GLOOM ON THE CAPE FLATS

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Feb. 14, 2020, 5:26 a.m.

Gangsterism, gender-based violence and drug abuse along with unemployment are rife on the Cape Flats. Over the past years, Capetonians have experienced devastating and heart-breaking news pertaining these matters, including …

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Happy Valentines - Let's spread the Love

Salesian Life Choices Feb. 12, 2020, 6:48 a.m.

Happy Valentine! Let's Spread the LOVE. You can make a difference in a young person's life right now!

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Foundation hosts families of the 'Mamelodi 10'

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Feb. 4, 2020, 7:11 p.m.

During the time of the 14th Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture delivered by Bill Gates in 2016 at the UPM campus, the Nelson Mandela Foundation paid a visit to families who …

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Flood of important legislation opened for public comment

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Jan. 14, 2020, 9:45 a.m.

As expected, our government published an overwhelming number of Bills and legislative amendments over the December holiday, with many calls for comment closing before the end of January.

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More good news as #SAINC launches season 2

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Dec. 4, 2019, 9:19 a.m.

Having scooped a Gold Loerie and ranked three times, including best 2019 small agency in Africa and the Middle East, Regency Global have launched the second exciting season of their …

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MTN awards non-profits for their contribution to social change

Trialogue Nov. 28, 2019, 10:28 a.m.

Non-profit organisations (NPOs) encapsulate a broad range of interests and provide support to some of the most vulnerable in our society.

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SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT SECTOR: DISRUPT OR BE DISRUPTED

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Nov. 27, 2019, 9:58 a.m.

As 2019 draws to a close those in the social development and impact investing sectors are reflecting on what the first two decades of the millennium have heralded.

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October outreach campaign benefits local NGOs

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Nov. 8, 2019, 1:48 p.m.

Throughout October, various charity organisations and NGOs across South Africa were the beneficiaries of the annual RE Cares Month, a global community outreach programme spearheaded by legal technology company, LexisNexis …

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KHOI AND SAN TO SHARE IN BENEFITS OF ROOIBOS

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Nov. 1, 2019, 1:08 p.m.

There has been a sea change in the Rooibos industry, following the signing of an Access and Benefit-sharing (ABS) agreement between the Rooibos Industry, represented by the SA Rooibos Council …

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Edcon supports celebratory event : International Day for Persons with Disabability

Edcon Oct. 21, 2019, 1:29 p.m.

On 3 December, Edcon hosted this event at the Mall of Africa for raising R3,09million for Casual Day In commemoration of International Day for Persons with Disabilities,

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Kilimanjaro to Grabouw

Cape Span Oct. 21, 2019, 12:25 p.m.

A sponsor partnership between the Foundation of fruit export agent, Capespan and the shipping line, Safmarine, recently made the Siphila Sonke Trust in Grabouw the proud owners of a converted …

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Latest News Blue Hand Caring

Cape Span Oct. 21, 2019, 12:07 p.m.

As a Blue Hand project, a preschool care centre in the Villiersdorp district received more than a lick of paint from the Capespan Foundation recently. Read More...

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Cape Cookies joins Habitat for Humanity SA to build homes for the needy

Cape Cookies Oct. 21, 2019, 11:25 a.m.

- with the aim of building no less than 67 houses Cape Cookies joins Habitat for Humanity SA to build homes for the needy. To achieve their ambitious target, Habitat …

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Cape Cookies donates 250 bags of cookies to The Children’s Hospital Trust

Cape Cookies Oct. 17, 2019, 2:14 p.m.

On Tuesday, 3 June, The Children’s Hospital Trust was the recipient of 250 bags of delicious cookies thanks to the generous support of Cape Cookies. In 2014,

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World Aids Day 2017

Marang A Letsatsi Oct. 17, 2019, 1:42 p.m.

On the 1st December 2017 Marang a Letsatsi OVC in collaboration with Kuyasa Library and ChildLine commemorated the World Aids Day (WAD) During the programme Mr Lungelo Masiza from Marang …

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A Golf Day That Will Transform Communities

2nd HARVEST Oct. 17, 2019, 1:32 p.m.

Proceeds from the 2017 Celebrity Golf Day went to 2nd Harvest Food Bank who have made it their mission to eradicate hunger in the valley. Upon arrival golfers received a …

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Golden Horse Casino rises against hunger!

wcc-admin Oct. 16, 2019, 11:02 a.m.

Two teams of Golden Horse Casino employee volunteers, together with Pietermaritzburg corporates, packed 70 000 meals to feed 318 vulnerable children in support of World Hunger Day on Wednesday, 16 …

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2019 IPASA Symposium to Explore Philanthropy’s Role in Building Social Cohesion in South Africa

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Oct. 10, 2019, 12:45 p.m.

On 28 and 29 October 2019 the Independent Philanthropy Association of South Africa (IPASA) will be holding their annual Philanthropy Symposium with this year’s theme, “Social Cohesion: Towards Building Hope …

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Everyone wins with the Garden Route Casino Charity Slots Tournament!

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Oct. 10, 2019, 12:37 p.m.

Garden Route Casino, Mossel Bay’s favourite entertainment destination, hosted the finals of their Charity Slots Tournament on Sunday, 29 September.

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Embracing Mandela Day spirit

nwabisa@quirky30.co.za Aug. 29, 2019, 1:02 p.m.

Getting into the spirit of Mandela Day 2019 #ActionAgainstPoverty

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District Cape Inland - CSI

SA Breweries March 5, 2019, 9:44 a.m.

On the 8th of October 2011 DCI MRO Garnett Kallis assisted the Epping Forest Neighbourhood Watch and SAPS by sponsoring their community outreach initiative. The initiative was to paint the …

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Launch of the SAB Foundation Social Innovation and Disability Empowerment Awards 201

SA Breweries March 4, 2018, 9:02 a.m.

We’ve kicked off 2018 with a bang and are excited to announce the call to entry for the eighth annual SAB Foundation Social Innovation and Disability Empowerment Awards. These awards …

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SAB Foundation Social Innovation & Disability Empowerment Awards Finalists

SA Breweries Oct. 27, 2016, 10:02 a.m.

The SAB Foundation has selected the finalists in its annual Social Innovation Awards 2016 competition, and newly launched Disability Empowerment Awards. The winners for both will be announced at an …

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