Minister Meets District 6 Claimants photo

Article 09/09/2014

Minister Meets District 6 Claimants

The Minister of Rural Development and Land Reform, Mr. Gugile Nkwinti, held a meeting with all District Six claimants who lodged claims by the end of 1998. The Minister hopes to fast track the third phase of District Six’s development to have the elderly in houses by Christmas. The Minister has been quoted as saying, “... old people are a priority. Read More

SA AGRI Workshops photo

Article 09/09/2014

SA AGRI Workshops

SA AGRI Workshops, which will be commencing on the 7th & 8th of October, is a unique exhibition which aims to attract more than 10 000 farmers from all over South Africa. This expo includes farmer’s information days, workshops and exhibition stands, conferences and annual general meetings. Read More

Tinghwazi Project photo

Article 09/09/2014

Tinghwazi Project

Tinghwazi Primary School is situated in Moyakayaka village in Tzaneen, an area high in umemployment and school drop-outs. Through Pioneer Foods’ funding in 2012, the school managed to establish a permaculture food garden and environmental greening project. Read More

Tino Tech Funda Youth Project photo

Article 09/09/2014

Tino Tech Funda Youth Project

The Tino Tech Funda Youth Project is a non-profit organization that provides young kids with the skills to communicate in the digital age by teaching them computer skills. The project focuses on crèche kids and primary school learners to facilitate and stimulate their intellectual development at an early age. Read More

Grace Sibara Project photo

Article 08/09/2014

Grace Sibara Project

Grace Sibara is a former school teacher and entrepreneur who started her own business. It was always her dream to own a guest house and when the opportunity to realise her dream came about she was ready. At the time she was involved in catering and it made sense to expand her business into a bed and breakfast with conference and function facilities. Read More

Letha Ithuba Non Profit Organisation photo

Article 08/09/2014

Letha Ithuba Non Profit Organisation

The Letha Ithuba non-profit organisation aims to tackle issues facing rural communities in South Africa through the implementation of three different phases namely education, health awareness and skills development. Career guidance, tutoring and mentorship programmes, as well as a library and book drive project will be undertaken as part of the educational phase. Read More

Semana Permaculture Project photo

Article 08/09/2014

Semana Permaculture Project

Semana Primary School is situated in the Mohlatlareng Village in Limpopo. The area has a high unemployment rate and many of the community members rely on pension and child support grants for survival. The development of a sustainable permaculture food garden and environmental greening project at the school benefited the learners, educators and the community at large. Read More

Ukuvuna Optimised Sustainable Projects photo

Article 08/09/2014

Ukuvuna Optimised Sustainable Projects

Ukuvuna, which means ‘abundant harvest’ in Zulu, is an organisation that is dedicated to supporting the implementation of sustainable permaculture projects in communities. Ukuvuna provides quality training, support and assistance to enrich communities through the establishment of productive agricultural systems. Read More

Bridges of Hope photo

Article 05/09/2014

Bridges of Hope

Bridges of Hope has the mission to build bridges into the lives of those who are suffering, in order to create long term, self sustaining solutions. It was established by Dennis and Susan Wadley, who came out from California, partnered with St. Paul’s Anglican Church in Philippi, and assembled their team. Read More

Brits Piggery Project photo

Article 05/09/2014

Brits Piggery Project

A love for farming, hard work and a resolve never to give up have enabled Pleasure Molaudzi and Nomsa Mlangeni to follow their true interest of running a piggery. With funding from the Old Mutual Masisizane Fund, they were able to build a new piggery structure with a capacity of 28 to 30 breeding sows, as well as buy a certain amount of feed for the pigs. Read More