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The Visual Made Verbal

The Western Cape branch of Audio Describe PTY is making huge strides to help the visually impaired enjoy art and performances more, thanks in part … Read More

Suzi Cape Town 13 PUBLICATIONS Mover & Shaker Category General, Health Comments 0 Tagged , ,

Speaking Books Let’s Its Success do the Talking

An innovative joint project between SADAG (South African Depression Group) and American social entrepreneurs Brian Julius and Zane Wilson is helping to combat a range … Read More

chris Cape Town 26 PUBLICATIONS Hot Shot Category General, Health Comments 0

Who is in charge of child birth?

When giving birth a woman surely has the right to choose where and how this happens, right? In South Africa, the answer is yes. In … Read More

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Redespresso increases its footprint

Redespresso is the brainchild of farmer Carl Pretorius who set the wheels in motion in 2005 on his family farm in the Cedarberg area of … Read More

chris Cape Town 26 PUBLICATIONS Hot Shot Category Business, General, Health Comments 1 Tagged , , ,

Students combine design with social impact

For B-Tech Industrial Design students at Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT), the annual 5K project challenge is about designing a product that will make … Read More

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Initiative Helps Raise R17.5 Million Worth of Nappies

In April this year, the Ministry of Women, Children and People with Disabilities reported to Parliament that their department had under-spent their 2010/11 disabilities programme … Read More

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Uthando Centre provides hope for Braamfontein community

August 15th saw a large crowd come to witness the opening of the Uthannso Centre of Excellence in Braam Park, Johannesburg. The centre, opened by … Read More

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Afrika Tikkun launches World Aids Red Ribbon Campaign

Afrika Tikkun in partnership with Crawford College and Sasfin bank launched the World Aids Red Ribbon campaign on Friday at Crawford College in Sandton, Johannesburg. … Read More

LUCKY MADUWA Johannesburg 14 PUBLICATIONS Hot Shot Category General, Health Comments 0

Stimulation Kit helps disabled children participate in daily life

For many children with disabilities, daily life involves little more than sitting in a wheelchair for hours on end. Enter Uhambo, the Shonaquip Foundation. Uhambo … Read More

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City educates, enables citizens to recycle

As Cape Town’s landfill spaces become increasingly full, both the city and local residents are helping to encourage cleaner, more efficient and more environmentally-friendly ways … Read More

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MPower Cup gives women dignity and education back

In impoverished areas around South Africa, teen pregnancy and single parenting are not the only issues that female citizens must consider. Sixty percent of women … Read More

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Humans vs Mosquitos game best form of prevention

The fight against mosquito-borne diseases has gained another child-friendly weapon, in the form of a fun game that conveys important lessons to children about prevention. … Read More

Media Club Johannesburg 63 PUBLICATIONS Super Natural Category Health Comments 1

Global Soap Project Founder Looks to South Africa to Help Raise the Bar

Ugandan-born social entrepreneur Derreck Kayongo says that “when you’re trying to do something big, you have to start small”. It is fitting then that Kayongo’s … Read More

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Campaigning for Cancer Aims to Open Up Treatment for All

The advocacy organisation Campaigning for Cancer is embarking on a new campaign to publicly document as many cancer patients as possible that are currently being … Read More

chris Cape Town 26 PUBLICATIONS Hot Shot Category General, Health Comments 0
Umhlobo Wenene FM’s breakfast show DJ, Putco Mafani (centre), gives blood during the South African National Blood Service drive at Pier 14 last week. Keeping an eye on the patient are the radio station’s portfolio sales manager Phelisa Silekwa (left) and SANBS registered nurse Patricia Gallant (right). Photo: Supplied

Pier 14 shoppers give life

Pier 14 Shopping Centre in Port Elizabeth played host to the final blood drive of National Blood Donor Month last week, under the theme “Every … Read More

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