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#Whatif your training creates a different life for someone?   Johannesburg, 9 November 2017: Different.org, a crowdfunding philanthropy platform, is empowering South Africa’s sporting community to make their training and races contribute towards positive change in our country. Their current #Whatif campaign rewards physical exercise with monetary allocations towards five prominent local non-profits. Those visionary...
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Corporate South Africa has come on board to support a Smart Water Meter challenge initiated by the Shoprite Group to help roll out a ground-breaking water-saving initiative at Western Cape schools and make a real difference to the province’s water crisis. Shoprite has already committed to supporting 100 schools and has, to date, received enough...
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  Johannesburg – A robbery during Heritage Day weekend at a Johannesburg South school has been called a “blessing in disguise” by the school’s principal. WH Coetzer Primary school in The Hill, Johannesburg South, was robbed of vital staff computers, cameras and other equipment. “One of the caretakers phoned me on the Saturday morning telling...
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Afrika Tikkun is an established global non-profit organization with a focus on the African continent and the core brand belief that every young person has the potential to change the world. Here we take a more in-depth look at the lives of three young people that Afrika Tikkun is helping shape into tomorrow’s productive citizens...
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BACKGROUND: The Matric class of 2017 at Moses Mnisi High School, in Acornhoek village (Mpumalanga), have been studying round-the-clock in preparation for their final exams, which begun two weeks ago and end on November 29th. Despite it being located in one of Mpumalanga’s poorest rural communities, the school has maintained a stellar record for achieving a...
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The 2017 winner of the Western Cape Prestige Agri Awards, Hermanus Bienas, wants to improve the lives of residents working in the agriculture sector. Bienas, an Assistant Manager at the Kys Nursery in Vredendal, was announced as the winner of the competition at a ceremony at the Nederburg Wine Estate in Paarl on Saturday, 4...
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Oswin Slade, is trying to make a difference in South Africa. He is bringing international business to South Africa’s economy and donating to South African cricket. It was 42 years ago when Oswin, disgusted by apartheid, left his Stellenbosch home, flew to Australia and tore up his South African passport. Now, many years later, Oswin...
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20 YEARS & R500 MILLION OF GIVING BACK THANKS TO SOUTH AFRICAN CONSUMERS October 2017 One of South Africa’s most trusted and established community loyalty programmes, MySchool MyVillage MyPlanet is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year. Launched in 1997 as an entrepreneurial business with the aim of empowering consumers to make a difference to education, the...
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 First step to encourage communities to open their homes to tourists Airbnb is to invest $1 million in community-led tourism projects in Africa, including Cape Town, through to 2020. Yesterday, the leading online home-sharing platform pioneered the first collaboration agreement between a government authority in Africa to encourage local communities to join a Homesharing Club...
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Metropolitan’s Kickstarz programme teaches financial literacy to learners & their parents Educating young South Africans about the fundamentals of using money wisely should be a national priority. Elsie Govender, CSI Manager at Metropolitan believes that low financial literacy is the primary cause of our widespread problems with personal finances and the place to tackle that...
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Steuart as a Speaker

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Steuart has done some 500 talks on South Africa's progress since 1994 and SA's prospects for the future'