Since 2000, I have given at risk youth a healthy alternative, by using the bicycle as a lure to keep them away from substance abuse, teenage pregnancy and growing gangs.
Cataracts are a leading cause of blindness, especially amongst the elderly and significantly influences their quality of life. Sage VIP Cares, a social responsibility initiative by Sage VIP Payroll and HR, has therefore donated R30 000 to the Fight-4-Sight Foundation, in support of the surgery of seven patients at the Centurion Eye Hospital.
Shumbashaba has gone from a one-woman operation offering a therapeutic riding service to people with disabilities to a registered non-profit community Trust offering a range of horses healing people programs, touching the lives of well over 1,600 people in the process.
Bambanani Malvern Community situated in Malvern, Johannesburg, is an after care organisation that takes care of nearly 200 children in the area. The are looking for assistance in the form of food and funds to help them give orphans, abused children and other youngsters from the area a better life.