Charities

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

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...
The Chaeli Campaign

Young SA disability activist lauded

South African Michaela Mycroft has won the 2011 International Children's Peace Prize, the junior equivalent of the Nobel Peace Prize. Chaeli, as she is fondly known,...
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...

2 Easy Ways to Participate in #GivingTuesday With An Act Of...

In case you weren't aware, today - 28 November 2017 - is #GivingTuesday, a worldwide day of giving that harnesses the collective power of individuals,...

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,...

Belated Happy Ending for Cat Dumped in Storm Water Drain in...

It's been exactly two years since local residents spotted a black and white cat being callously placed into a storm water drain by an...
mandela day

Mandela Day Appeal from Orphaned Children’s Foundation

Tomorrow is Mandela Day. It's Nelson Mandela's birthday and it's a time where communities in South Africa celebrate all Mandela did for the Rainbow...

Starfish Greathearts Foundation

Starfish Greathearts Foundation is a UK & SA registered charity which aims to bring life, hope and opportunity to the children of southern Africa...

Cape Town Charity Serving Hungry People for Over 80 Years

Almost everyday, hundreds of homeless people gather at the Service Dining Rooms for a warm cooked meal and cooldrink. Situated in Cape Town’s city...

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...

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Over 40 dogs were shockingly poisoned in one day in the small Johannesburg suburb of Florida, Roodepoort, earlier this month. According to experts about...

WATCH Lenasia Land Grabs as Tensions Rise Between Residents and Alleged...

From Gauteng to the Western Cape, land grabs have become part and parcel of South African life, threatening to leave once peaceful communities divided....

Carte Blanche Recounts the Strijdom Square Massacre, and More

Here's the line-up of hot South African topics that the Carte Blanche team are investigating this Sunday 4 August (and available for South Africans...