Wednesday , September 30 2020

Goeie Nuus | Good news

BackaBuddy raises R200 Million for charitable causes, salutes 250 000 donors

With over R200 000 million raised for charitable causes in South Africa, donations-based crowdfunding platform,BackaBuddy, celebrates the 250 000 donors who have uplifted those in need. Re-launched in 2015, BackaBuddy has welcomed over 16 600 individual online fundraising campaigns for medical expenses, tuition fees, sporting tours, community projects and good …

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The First African Manual for Monitoring Litter has been Published

Recently, Sustainable Seas Trust (SST) in partnership with the Western Indian Ocean of Marine Science Association (WIOMSA) published their African Marine Litter Monitoring Manual. A simple and reliable guide for monitoring litter, it is the first manual ever to be written on how to measure plastic and other litter flowing …

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You can still get your slippers and contribute to a great cause!

The celebrated annual Slipper Day, which is Reach For A Dream’s largest fundraising campaign, was scheduled to happen on 8 May 2020 but due to the lockdown it was postponed resulting in many children who are suffering from life-threatening illnesses are seeing their dreams being put on hold. Dreams can’t …

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Shonaquip crowdfunds to continue wheelchair outreach after protest destroys their vehicle

On the night of Tuesday 20th July 2020, two employees from Shonaquip, a social enterprise based in Cape Town, had to run to safety and abandon their outreach services vehicle to run to safety due to the ongoing protest action in Khayelitsha, the vehicle was later found destroyed. Established in …

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67,000 litre soup target smashed by over 300 chefs in 10 cities

In a remarkable display of the true spirit of Mandela Day, over 300 chefs stood proudly behind their stoves, united despite the devastation of their industry, taking collective action to put their heart where their passion lies – feeding people – and sending a clear and unequivocal message of the …

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Klerekas.com skep werk vir meer as 40 mense, in styl.  

Met die slagspreuk, AS JY MOET KOES, DOEN DIT IN STYL, en aangespoor deur die president se opmerking dat dit nou die era van die masker is en dat jy daarsonder nie die huis sal kan verlaat om te gaan werk of inkopiesdoen nie; gaan KLEREKAS.COM jou nou in staat …

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Homeless Caddie qualifies for professional golf tour!

Up until 5 months ago, Llewellyn Barnes (59) was a homeless man, living on the streets of Pretoria. This March, against all odds, he will participate amongst professional players in the Senior Tour, a major golf tournament. A difficult childhood At an early age, Llewellyn faced many obstacles. He became an …

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Over R225k crowdfunded in less than 24 hours after devastating Greyton Wildfire destroys Lismore Winefarm

On the 17 December 2019, a devastating wildfire destroyed Lismore Winefarm in Greyton, Western Cape – the home and livelihood of well-known pioneering farmer and winemaker, Samantha O’Keefe (48) and her two children, Quinn (14) and Keenan (16). The fire which started in the nearby nature reserve and initially posed no threat …

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Europe Business Assembly Director Ivan Savvov Will Speak At the UN Headquarters in Geneva

Are you aware of how dangerous and harmful fake news can be for the professional reputation of individuals, companies, and institutions? Europe Business Assembly Director Ivan Savvov is going to speak about this top important subject during the public hearings at the UN Headquarters in Geneva, on 20 February 2020. Why Fake …

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