Suddenly generators are flying off the shelves and loadshedding survival guides are being written. We may seemingly...
South Africa struggles with poverty and unemployment, which can lead some into the underbelly of drugs and gangs.
Paul Talliard started Hands of Honour in response to the alarming amount of drug addicts and destitute men who rely on the hospice of soup kitchens. He sought to give them a sense of purpose, while uplifting the community, by transforming derelict buildings which are havens for drug addicts and criminals into safe, attractive public spaces.
It’s inspiring to see how the hope of one man can spread to and assist so many.
His brain may have been born in Welkom, but since Mark Shuttleworth grew up...
A few simple efforts to touch the lives of the homeless in Cape Town resulted in a global response.
Introducing The Street Store. The world’s first rent-free, premises-free, free ‘pop-up clothing store’ for the homeless, found entirely on the street and curated by you.
Download the open-source files and host your own Street Store on www.thestreetstore.org. Showing how a simple act of kindness goes a long way.
Cape Town’s natural history museum is the perfect place to inspire children to learn. But sadly the museum is being forgotten. To get kids excited to visit, a special invitation was created using something all children know and love.
M&C Saatchi Abel were nominated for a Loerie Award for this project, the ceremony of which took place this past weekend. It’s a smart, uplifting idea and unique invitation to learn and grow.