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Inaugural Under 35 Mavericks Awards 2014

The Maverick Awards are SA's first youth entrepreneurship excellence awards, hosted by Under 35 Mavericks in partnership with private and public sector organisations.

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Mam' Khanyi rescues Hillbrow's forgotten children

Mam' Khanyi rescues Hillbrow's forgotten children

Among the criminals, gangsters, refugees and working people in Joburg's teeming inner city flatlands are many street children. Usually forced into prostitution and crime, there is often no escape, but Khanyisile Motsa offers a ray of hope.
Bafana's Kagisho Dikgacoi empowers young South Africans

Bafana's Kagisho Dikgacoi empowers young South Africans

Having learned that charity begins at home, at his mother's knee, Bafana Bafana's Kagisho Dikgacoi is giving hope to young people in his hometown, through the Kagisho Dikgacoi Foundation.
Sowetan Dialogues to tackle women's rights

Sowetan Dialogues to tackle women's rights

Brand South Africa and the Sowetan are again teaming up to hold the Sowetan Dialogues. This time, to commemorate Women's Month, the dialogues will tackle women's rights in South Africa and how communities can help curb violence against women.  
Stars of the American Ballet supports The Rhino Orphanage

Stars of the American Ballet supports The Rhino Orphanage

South Africa, home to the world's first Rhino Orphanage, aims to play a major part in the battle to protect the species. The orphanage rescues and rehabilitates the youngest victims of the illegal trade in rhino horn.
Pontsho Manzi empowers South Africa's fabulous women

Pontsho Manzi empowers South Africa's fabulous women

Drawing on her experiences in human resources and recruitment, Pontsho Manzi runs courses on dressing for success and acing job interviews for young women who want to succeed.
Natalie Du Toit: 'It is important to swim your own race'

Natalie Du Toit: 'It is important to swim your own race'

Gold medal-winning swimmer Natalie Du Toit, one of South Africa's best-loved athletes, will feature in the next instalment of Brand South Africa's Play Your Part TV series, to be aired on Sunday 27 July at 9pm on SABC2.
Daryl 'Nightmare' Naidu: scaring off Durban's bullies

Daryl 'Nightmare' Naidu: scaring off Durban's bullies

Wrestler and community youth worker Daryl "Nightmare" Naidu features in the next instalment of Brand South Africa's Play Your Part TV series, airing on Sunday 27 July at 9pm on SABC2.
Club Travel honours Mandela at Sisters Incorporated

Club Travel honours Mandela at Sisters Incorporated

Club Travel staff rallied behind Mandela Day and the "67 Blankets for Madiba" campaign by using nearly 50km of wool to craft blankets, which were auctioned to benefit abused women and their children at the Sisters Incorporated shelter in Cape Town.
Vodacom in Cape food security drive for Mandela Day

Vodacom in Cape food security drive for Mandela Day

Vodacom staff in the Western Cape answered the call to serve on Mandela Day by packing 9 000 food parcels for distribution to schools attended by children from impoverished backgrounds, in the outlying areas of the Cape.
South Africans at the frontier on Play Your Part TV

South Africans at the frontier on Play Your Part TV

The sixth episode of Brand South Africa's Play Your Part television series, which airs on SABC 2 on Sunday 20 July at 9pm, features pioneering South Africans who are Playing their Part by pushing the boundaries of technology, the environment and space.

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