Thalile Trading – Seda photo

Article 15/09/2014

Thalile Trading – Seda

Thalile Trading received support from the Small Enterprise Development Agency or Seda. Seda’s mission is to develop, support and promote small enterprises to ensure their growth and sustainability in coordination and partnership with other role players. Thalile Trading is definitely going from strength to strength with their business and hoping to expand even further in the near future. Read More


Village of Hope Sports Outreach photo

Article 15/09/2014

Village of Hope Sports Outreach

This initiative forms part of the Thembalitsha Foundation and gives care to children who are infected with diseases such as HIV/AIDS and TB. They also educate and care for children from troubled backgrounds through support groups. Read More


Land Tenure Summit photo

Article 12/09/2014

Land Tenure Summit

Land tenure reform took centre stage at the summit that was held recently in Gauteng. The issues tackled included tenure insecurity in commercial farming areas, tenure challenges in communal areas, and how best to resolve South Africa’s land reform 20-years into democracy. Read More


Obaro Feedlot & Livestock Improvement Project photo

Article 12/09/2014

Obaro Feedlot & Livestock Improvement Project

Obaro is a nongovernmental organisation specialising in animal health medication, animal feeds, and so on... Since the inception of the Obaro Feedlot and Livestock Improvement Project in 2005 a number of parties have been instrumental in putting together a fully-fledged carcass competition for beef cattle for emerging farmers in South Africa. Read More


Village of Hope Children's Home photo

Article 12/09/2014

Village of Hope Children's Home

The Village of Hope is located on an old farm in Grabouw, just outside of Cape Town. The place cares for children infected with diseases such as HIV/AIDS and TB. They also educate and care for children from troubled backgrounds in the communities of Grabouw through support groups. Read More


Malemela Peba Poultry photo

Article 11/09/2014

Malemela Peba Poultry

Conny Komana was the first runner up in the Young Aspirant Farmer competition in 2011 hosted by the Department of Agriculture. Since then her love for poultry farming and her plans to expand her business haven’t faded. Read More


POPUP NPO photo

Article 11/09/2014

POPUP NPO

The People Upliftment Programme, or in short POPUP, is a non-profit organisation that came into existence in 2000 and has a holistic approach to the upliftment of under-privileged communities in Tshwane, the surrounding areas and neighbouring provinces. Read More


Soweto Empowerment Network - Produce Farm photo

Article 11/09/2014

Soweto Empowerment Network - Produce Farm

Pinky Hlabedi has established herself as a farmer with the help of the Soweto Empowerment Network. The goal of the organisation is to successfully build the Sowetan community and equip the community members to create wealth through business projects and ventures. Read More


Third Thursday photo

Article 11/09/2014

Third Thursday

A decade ago Helen Pournara decided to get involved in helping charities when she called in a few of her friends and founded the Third Thursday non-profit organization. The organization, which has, over the years, enjoyed the support of Ruda Landman, Debora Patta and Gill Marcus, among others, raises funds and also gets directly involved with the charities. Read More


Wensleydale Organic Farm photo

Article 11/09/2014

Wensleydale Organic Farm

The market for organic products is growing worldwide which makes this farming sector an attractive investment. Wensleydale organic farm outside Johannesburg also distributes produce for more than 80 other organic farms. The former owner, Sue Jackson and her late husband Tim played a big role in developing local organic farming and established their business in 1989. Read More