Charities

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

South Africans Donate Whopping R100 MILLION Through BackaBuddy

BackaBuddy - a proudly South African donations-based crowdfunding platform - has raised over R100 million rand with contributions from over 125,800 generous donors! The...

Meet One of South Africa’s Gift of the Givers’ Heroes, Saving...

Amidst the floods and devastation that Cyclone Idai has left in its wake, there are many South African heroes who are making us proud....

Shanaya (5) Crowdfunds for Stage 4 Bone Cancer after Losing Arm

Shanaya Govender (5) from Roodepoort, Johannesburg has battled Ewing’s Sarcoma, a rare form of bone cancer, since the age of 3. Shanaya initially became ill...

From the Township to Private School: Xolisa Chases Pilot Dreams

Xolisa Shenxani (18) from Sir Lowry’s Pass Village in Cape Town, has had his heart set on becoming a commercial pilot from a young...

Home from Home Welcomes New Leadership

Home from Home is a non-profit organisation, a registered cluster foster scheme, and so much more. It is also a family of dedicated social...

Surge in Applications as South African Teen Seeks Lifesaving Marrow

Would you wait if it was your child or someone you loved? Robbie Eddles – an incredibly special and courageous 17 year old from Durban,...

International Rare Disease Day – 28 February 2019

The countdown to International Rare Disease Day 2019 has officially begun. Taking place on 28 February, the 12th edition of the annual event will...

South African Amputee (Aged 10) Inspires Iron Man Runners

Seven years ago at the age of 3, Ubuko Mpotulo from East London had both his legs and a finger amputated after being diagnosed...

THIS WEEKEND: An Amazing Yoga Class with Homeless Dogs in South...

The Mdzananda Animal Clinic is hosting its second Downward-Facing-Adopt-A-Dog yoga event this coming Saturday the 19th of January. Yoga lovers and dog lovers alike are...

Capetonian Climbs Table Mountain Every Day for a YEAR

Andrew Patterson (39) from Sea Point, Cape Town, climbed Table Mountain every day in 2018 to raise funds for three non-profit organisations; Habitat for...

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