Read to Rise gets kids hooked on books
With the simple goal of giving underprivileged kids access to books, Read to Rise is also giving them the chance to use their imagination and see new worlds.
The power of a story on air
Youngsters tell their stories with Ilizwi
Using photography to give voice to their narratives, the members of the Ilizwi Photo Club in Khayelitsha are finding a creative outlet to express their issues. They are able to raise social awareness in their communities and ultimately become advocates of change.
Women of excellence: Bongekile Radebe, social entrepreneur
Bongekile Radebe is a self-driven young woman who has gained leadership skills through involvement in nation-building initiatives such as youth development programmes - including One Day Leader - and social entrepreneurship.
Gift of The Givers Plays its Part in Makhanda (Grahamstown)
Potential of young offenders unlocked
The Message Entrepreneurship Programme is helping young men in and out of prison build a better life for themselves and those around them.
The Loeries, the award-winning radio ad and other collaborations
The President’s Award for active citizenship
The President's Award for Youth Empowerment and Brand South Africa's "20th year of democracy" workshop encourages young people to learn more about South Africa's National Development Plan, and be active and involved citizens.
Mamelani helps develop a healthy sense of self
Western Cape NGO Mamelani Projects works with the most disadvantaged communities. They help children raised by the state to make their way in the world.