Paballo Alina Sefali photo

Article 22/09/2014

Paballo Alina Sefali

Paballo Sefali runs a vegetable garden that was initially intended to feed her own family. The garden has since grown to also supply produce for the wider community and she even assists orphans and home-based patients by donating fresh veggies to them. She was acknowledged for her efforts when she won the title of Best Subsistence Producer for 2014 at the Free State Female Entrepreneur Awards. Read More

Tzaneen Community Work Programme photo

Article 22/09/2014

Tzaneen Community Work Programme

The Community Work Programme or CWP is a South African government programme that provides a basic level of income security by employing community members to deliver necessary community services. Read More

Chiren Chix photo

Article 19/09/2014

Chiren Chix

Chiren Chix operates out of Goedehoop Farm in Petrusburg. The company produces deboned, farm-raised chicken meat stuffed with a variety of tasty ingredients and rolled, creating a healthy, enjoyable meal. The idea began as a way to add value to a farm-produced product and started with around 30 chickens every two months, deboned and stuffed over weekends. Read More

NARYSEC Participants Return from China photo

Article 19/09/2014

NARYSEC Participants Return from China

NARYSEC participants recently returned from a study trip to China. The government’s NARYSEC programme’s main goal is to recruit and develop rural youth to perform community service in their own communities. Read More

Sinethemba Special Care Centre photo

Article 19/09/2014

Sinethemba Special Care Centre

Sinethemba Special Care Centre that focuses on children with severe and profound special needs. They have children with Autism, Foetal Alcohol Syndrome, Down Syndrome and Cerebral Palsy to name but a few. Sinethemba’s focus is on assisting the children in becoming as independent as they possibly can, and if at all possible, integrating children into a mainstream school environment. Read More

Unathi Charity Organisation photo

Article 19/09/2014

Unathi Charity Organisation

Unathi Charity Organisation is a non profit organisation established in Soweto that aims to uplift their community. Read More

Botebo Farming photo

Article 18/09/2014

Botebo Farming

Tebogo Ditsebe focuses on growing grapes for wine production and has a wide range of cultivars on Botebo Farm near Jacobsdal. Read More

Etsweletse Trading Solution – Seda photo

Article 18/09/2014

Etsweletse Trading Solution – Seda

Etsweletse is a non alcoholic beverage manufacturer currently producing still bottled water, energy drinks and juice. They received support from Anglo platinum, Anglo zimele and the Small Enterprise Development Agency to grow and establish a sustainable business. They’ve come a long way since they started and still have many goals of expanding their business in the future. Read More

Plesion NPO photo

Article 18/09/2014

Plesion NPO

The Plesion non-profit organisation, formerly known as the To Care Foundation, functions as a service delivery and fundraising agent for its partners, which comprises of several organizations, including non-profit organisations. These organisations, in turn, have been delivering services to communities in need across the country for the past 80 years. Read More

Tot Hier Toe photo

Article 18/09/2014

Tot Hier Toe

‘Tot hier toe’ is a farm in the Fezile Dabi District Municipality in the Northern Free State. Solomon Mossoeu applied for land through the Department of Rural Development and Land Reform and got access to the farm in 2011. Since then there were various challenges but with the help of the recapitalisation programme he is still going strong. Read More