The Numbers Foundation adds up

Emmanuel Khumalo's Numbers Foundation is a haven for pupils needing extra lessons in maths, science and accounting in KwaMashu. The 18-year-old passionately motivates his young charges to improve their marks, and lives. 

Plant a tree for life

Greenpop plants trees, to beautify spaces, absorb the greenhouse gas carbon dioxide, and raise awareness of how important trees are to life on Earth.

One small bag makes a big difference

He's only 12 years old and has already picked up several awards for his philanthropy. He's Jordan van der Walt and his school feeding initiative has fed a million hungry tummies in two years.

DNA kits to help combat rhino poachers

South African National Parks has received 1 000 DNA kits from the University of Pretoria to ensure effective prosecution of rhino poachers. The kits will allow for horns found in possession of poachers to be linked with animal carcasses.