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Image: What if your training creates a different life for someone?  #Whatif A crowdfunding philanthropy platform, is empowering South Africa’s sporting community to contribute towards change in our country.

Their current #Whatif campaign rewards physical exercise with monetary allocations towards five prominent local non-profits. Those visionary organisations who dedicate themselves wholeheartedly to carrying out truly life changing work in communities across the country. Simply registering as an Activist on the Different.org portal ensures that R100 gets instantly allocated to a charity of choice. For an ordinary morning run or ride, an Activist has the potential to get up to R800 allocated to a Non Profit. It’s really that easy - and exciting.   Read More...




COMPANY NEWS , Funding
Image: Tiger Brands provides support to FoodForward SA FoodForward SA would like to extend its heartfelt thanks to Tiger Brands for the company’s contribution to feeding hungry South Africans.

Tiger Brands, one of FoodForward SA’s supporters and the much-loved South African food provider, is not holding back when it comes to helping the needy and feeding the hungry.   Read More...




ALL THE NEWS , Funding
Image: Inyathelo course creates cadre of professional fundraisers South African non-profit organisations (NPOs) and higher education institutions (HEIs) face ongoing funding challenges
This is being addressed with professional training that is creating a growing cadre of qualified practitioners who can better attract much-needed resources. Inyathelo, The South African Institute for Advancement, has just held an accredited short course to build professional knowledge and practice (Cape Town, 17-22 July).The programme was developed in partnership with Rhodes University’s Business School and covers subjects ranging from communication and marketing to external relations and fundraising.   Read More...



COMPANY NEWS , Funding
Image: Tshepo Foundation receives a helping hand from Paarl Coldset Bloemfontein Children at the Tshepo Foundation in Bloemfontein are in high spirits thanks to a donation by Novus Holdings’ Future Foundations initiative.

The initiative aims to give ‘a hand up, not a hand-out’ to its beneficiaries by empowering them to grow independently. Tshepo Foundation recently received R 35 000 from Paarl Coldset Bloemfontein, which forms part of the Coldset printing division of Novus Holdings, to continue providing orphaned and vulnerable children with day and healthcare assistance.   Read More...




COMPANY NEWS , Education, Funding
Image: Off the street and into a family Youngsters at the Khayalethu Youth Centre in Port Elizabeth are in high spirits thanks to a R 35 000 donation by Paarl Coldset Port Elizabeth.

This forms part of the Coldset printing division of Novus Holdings. This CSI initiative aims to give ‘a hand up, not a hand-out’ to its beneficiaries by empowering them to grow independently. The Kayelethu Youth Centre instils a sense of pride in boys formerly living on the streets by helping them to aim high and achieve their goals. Khayalethu means “our home” and that is precisely what the Centre provides for the 35 boys aged between six and 21 living there.   Read More...




ALL THE NEWS , Disability, Funding
Image: Giving disabled learners in Durban the digital education experience they deserve The school is now able to further invest in much needed technology for the learners, to provide them with an improved digital education experience.

The Open Air School is one of the oldest special needs schools in South Africa, providing facilities and support for learners with varying physical disabilities, including cerebral palsy, muscular dystrophy, cystic fibrosis, neurological disabilities, head injuries, as well as visual and hearing impairment.   Read More...




ALL THE NEWS , Funding
Many local, under-funded non-profit organisations (NPOs) are struggling to deliver much-needed goods and services under tough economic conditions

But a lifeline could be found in a welcoming office in Woodstock, Cape Town. Inyathelo, the South African Institute for Advancement, has a Funding Finder service which enables grant seekers to easily access details of nearly 1100 South African donors.  In addition, Inyathelo offers the opportunity to reach over 108 000 foreign donors. It is a member of the US-based Foundation Center’s Funding Information Network – one of only two organisations in Africa with this status   Read More...




COMPANY NEWS , Funding
Image: Emperors Palace presents R1.7-million to CANSA, The Peermont Childrens Trust and the Peermont Educat

During this past festive season, Emperors Palace Garden of Lights has raised R1.7 million which was donated to CANSA, The Peermont Childrens Trust and the Peermont Education Trust.   Read More...




HEADLINES, Funding
Image: SA Shoppers raise over R70 million in MYSCHOOL funds for Schools & Charities Retailers are holding thumbs for a bumper time of year and so are thousands of charities and environmental organisations. Shoppers too, are looking for ways to make their holiday and gift purchases count by helping those in need during this time. Thanks to all the cardholders around the country, R 70,319,673.21 has been raised this year for a range of schools, charities and conservation organisations.   Read More...



HEADLINES, Funding
Image: The National Lotteries Commission (NLC) introduces an open call for applications in October 2016 The following press statement was issued by the National Lotteries Commission : Pretoria, 29 September 2016 . The National Lotteries Commission (NLC) introduces an open call for applications in October 2016, moving away from the previous model of “Call for Applications” for funding good causes.   Read More...



ALL THE NEWS , Funding
Image: National Lotteries Commission avails  R30 million to WC Charitable projects National Lotteries Commission opens up application process for Western Cape sporting projects

The DA in the Western Cape is pleased with the turnout of organisations that presented their corporate responsibility programmes to the Standing Committee on Cultural Affairs and Sport at the Western Cape Provincial Parliament today.   Read More...




COMPANY NEWS , Funding, Transformation
Image: Emperors Palace bridges management skills gap for chefs Strategic Transformational Resourceful Actionable Together (STRAT) Chef programme launched

Emperors Palace is proud to announce the recent launch of the Strategic Transformational Resourceful Actionable Together (STRAT) Chef programme, aimed at developing and improving the management skills for 15 chefs at the resort. The training programme is the result of a skills audit that was completed over several months, during which a series of interviews were conducted with chefs that highlighted both individual and group development needs. The outcome of the interviews clearly indicated that chefs were lacking certain management skills that was critical to ensure further growth in the workplace.   Read More...




HEADLINES, Funding
Image: National Lottery Commission issues a call for applications   Protecting the vulnerable
The NLC acts a catalyst for eradicating poverty and reducing inequality in South Africa, channeling 47% of its annual budget for distribution of funds to a range of good causes. The Charities Sector receives the largest share of funds and covers a wide range of organisations in the social welfare, community health, literacy, and social development fields.   Read More...



HEADLINES, Funding
Image: Casual Day : where does the money go ? Last year Casual Day was celebrated by over R2.5 million people who donated via a R10 sticker, to persons with disabilities. All in all R28 million was raised. People who bought their stickers from any one of the 300 participating organisations and schools can rest assured that the money they donated went to sustain these organisations, providing education, shelter, assistive devices, transport and accommodation to the persons with disabilities in their care.   Read More...



HEADLINES, Funding
Image: Second Saturday Against Hunger Kids get bored with the indoor weather during their school break this is a opportunity for them to have fun and do something worthwhile.
We trust you have had a great and relaxing long weekend. This is just a reminder about our Second Saturday event this weekend.   Read More...



ALL THE NEWS , Funding
W&RSETA makes funds available to support 200 NGO/NPO on any skills development initiatives/interventions.

The Wholesale and Retail SETA (W&RSETA) is implementing one of the seven pillars of the NSDSIII which is “incentives for training and skills development capacity in the NGO/NPO sectors including community and worker education incentives, contributing to effective training of youth and adults”.   Read More...




HEADLINES, Civil Action/Philanthropy, Advocacy , Disability, Early Childhood Development (ECD), Funding, Health
Image: Engen donates R4 million to Nelson Mandela Children’s Hospital The R4m will be used to build the paediatric surgical wards, and so facilitate the provision of medical, surgical and nursing care for children
The need for a tertiary paediatric hospital in South Africa is greater than ever and can no longer be ignored, stated Sibongile Mkhabela, CEO of the Nelson Mandela Children’s Hospital Trust at the announcement that Engen Petroleum is contributing R4 million towards the building of a new facility that will carry Madiba’s name.   Read More...



HEADLINES, Funding, Social & Community
Image: Santa Shoebox Project Thanks to the kind-hearted, unwavering support of thousands of people across South Africa,
Santa Shoebox Project has managed to reach its target of collecting festive season gifts that will be donated to individual children, in more than a thousand children homes, orphanages, and other child care institutions across the country.   Read More...



COMPANY NEWS , Funding
Image: Engen Lesotho contributes R100 000 sponsorship to Morija Arts & Cultural Festival Engen sponsors annual arts and culture festival in Lesotho

 Engen Lesotho, a leading supplier of refined petroleum products and convenience services, has contributed R100 000 towards the success of the Mountain Kingdom’s annual Morija Arts & Cultural Festival, which will run from 26 September through 06 October.   Read More...




COMPANY NEWS , Funding, Social & Community
Image: Bloemfontein Choc House Celebrates 9th Birthday The event was also used to launch the first fund-raising photo competition for children

On Friday, August 23, CHOC House in Bloemfontein (Stegman Street, Universitas) celebrated its ninth birthday with a hugely successful birthday party at the House of Hope – home to children fighting the nightmare of cancer while they have treatment.  Their parents or ‘guardians’ accompanying them shared in the lively party spirit.   Read More...



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