Charities

SA Charities (and some others) that we think (or you think) are worth supporting...

British Moms Complete Mammoth Run for Orphaned Kids in South Africa

This weekend two dedicated British mothers arrived in South Africa to complete their 5,795 Challenge to raise funds for orphaned children in Joburg. Since January, Jenny Chapman and...
Jenna Lowe South Africa

Today Would’ve Been Jenna Lowe’s 21st Birthday…

Today we were meant to be celebrating Jenna Lowe's 21st in spectacular fashion...but sadly the young Capetonian never reached this milestone, as her #GetMeTo21...

South African ‘First’ Female Quadriplegic to Summit Kilimanjaro

Early on Thursday morning, Michaela ‘Chaeli’ Mycroft became the first female quadriplegic to reach the top of Mount Kilimanjaro, according to organizers. Chaeli, who has just...
Amy is a German Shephard Cross that was rescued from a drain by the SPCA in Welkom.

Welkom SPCA on the Verge of Closure

The Welkom branch of the SPCA is on the verge of closure as they are heavily in debt. Chairman Maria de Wet was appointed in...

Homeless SA Teen Finds Freedom in Skateboarding

An 18-year-old South African teen - who's been living on the streets since he was eight - is making headlines around the world thanks...

Fantastic Starfish Event in London TONIGHT

Starfish Greathearts Foundation, a charity working with children in South Africa orphaned or made vulnerable by HIV and AIDS, are holding an inspirational evening...

WEF award for SA volunteer project

South African project myHandsandHeart, an online and mobile platform for matching organisations and youth volunteers, was named on Tuesday as one of six winners...
madswim

A Mad Swim from Mozambique to Madagascar

The shortest distance between Mozambique and Madagascar is about 500 kilometres - a long way. But not long enough to deter two South Africans...
fc

The pain is soon forgotten

Like having babies, you forget the pain, says super athlete Jeannie Dreyer, referring to her astonishing first-place finish in the 2 300km Freedom Challenge mountain bike...
South African paddlers

Paddling for a good cause

Four South African paddlers are participating in the Unlimited Dusi Canoe Marathon to raise money for the Paddle for a Limb initiative, which provides prosthetic...

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