Ikageng Co-operative in Garankuwa photo

Article 29/09/2014

Ikageng Co-operative in Garankuwa

Ikageng Co-operative is based in the Garankuwa township in Gauteng. This initiative creates meaningful activities and skills development opportunities for blind people, through a knitting and sewing project, that also provides them with an income. Read More

Lower Ncise Settlement photo

Article 29/09/2014

Lower Ncise Settlement

Eleven title deeds were handed over by the Minister of Rural Development and Land Reform to members of the Lower Ncise Settlement. Read More

Nederburg Wine Charity Auction photo

Article 29/09/2014

Nederburg Wine Charity Auction

The Nederburg charity auction takes place annually to raise funds for organizations that benefit communities in the Cape winelands. Distinguished and rare items go under the hammer at the event to empower the identified beneficiaries. Read More

Jerseys4Jozi photo

Article 26/09/2014


Jerseys4Jozi is a non-profit organisation that uplifts underprivileged communities through sustainable development initiatives and skills development programmes. Jerseys4Jozi distributes hoodies made by a sewing co-op based in Orange Farm called Orange Craft, to those less privileged living in Johannesburg. Read More

Lesedi Youth Projects photo

Article 26/09/2014

Lesedi Youth Projects

The Lesedi Youth Projects is a community upliftment initiative which offers skills development to the youth of the Mapetla community in Gauteng. They also have a programme that offers home-based care for elderly members of the community, where they conduct health checks like blood pressure. Read More

Permaculture Food Security Project photo

Article 26/09/2014

Permaculture Food Security Project

Ekukhanyeni, which means Home of Light and Hope is a community upliftment programme. This not for profit organisation is helping adults in impoverished zones to achieve and sustain food and nutrition security, alongside providing effective early childhood care. Read More

Daxiscore Manufacturing photo

Article 25/09/2014

Daxiscore Manufacturing

Daxiscore Manufacturing produces fruit flavoured drink concentrates and fruit juice beverages which are supplied to local spaza shops and street vendors. The high unemployment rate in the targeted areas resulted in a lot of people setting up spaza shops to make a living. This has created a niche market for the company to supply their products to. Read More

Don Bosco Craft Making photo

Article 25/09/2014

Don Bosco Craft Making

Don Bosco Educational Projects was founded by the Salesian Sisters. They have worked in South Africa since 1896 and have combined their expertise to promote an integrated educational centre. Their mission is to uplift and empower vulnerable children and young adults through education, skills training, health and food security and thus enable them to make a meaningful contribution to society. Read More

GDARD Youth Programme photo

Article 25/09/2014

GDARD Youth Programme

Gauteng’s young people are not folding their arms waiting for government to do things for them; they have rolled up their sleeves to work the land. For that reason, the Gauteng Department of Agriculture and Rural Development saw fit to encourage those involved in farming by rewarding them with prize money that will assist them in growing their farming businesses. Read More

Soweto Equestrian Centre photo

Article 25/09/2014

Soweto Equestrian Centre

Enos Mafokate is South Africa’s first black international riding champion. The Soweto Equestrian Foundation is the realisation of his life long dream with the goal to open the elite world of horseriding to people who would otherwise never have this chance. Read More