Brand South Africa partners with the South African Hockey Association to host the Hockey World League Semi Finals 2017

“Sport in South Africa is a word of joy, celebration, grandeur and overall a remarkable event that nurtures a sense of national identity” said Brand South Africa’s CEO Dr Kingsley Makhubela on Brand South Africa’s partnership with the South African Hockey Association (SAHA) in hosting the Hockey World League Semi Finals 2017 Event.

Brand South Africa Commemorates the Senegalese government’s contribution towards South Africa’s democracy during the Dakar 1987 Talks

As part of the Commemoration of the 30th anniversary of the Dakar 1987 Talks and Celebration activities around the Twinning of Robben and Goree Islands, Brand South Africa, in partnership with the Department of Arts and Culture, the National Arts Council, SA Embassy in Senegal, DIRCO and Senegalese Ministry of Arts and Culture, will host a series of activities in the week of 10-14 July 2017.

Radio Spot Highlights Epic Hike To Raise Funds For Vulnerable Children

A radio spot devised by FCB Joburg is highlighting the epic journey being undertaken by two young men to raise funds for Aluwani, an organisation working in partnership with rural, underprivileged communities and existing organisations and initiatives to support the health and well-being of orphans and vulnerable children in South Africa.

Sinanziwe Ndlovu, Tebogo Mabye and Rony Dube with children at their NGOs and as part of the Hope Squad

Almost a generation of young people have been helped since Add Hope, KFC’s national feeding initiative which combines customer donations and CSI funds to support 137 NGOs, started eight years ago. Many success stories of young people who have been able to break out of the cycle of poverty, and are now helping others, emerge from the critical work that these NGOs are doing around the country. Three inspiring young stars, Sinanziwe Ndlovu, Tebogo Mabye and Rony Dube, joined the Hope Squad for World Hunger Day, helping to raise R4.8M in customer donations during May. Their ethos of giving back goes much deeper than that, as are all already actively engaged with the NGOs that played such an important role in shaping their young lives.

2017 school SLEEPOUT™ ambassadors help spread the messages of KIDLANTHROPY to their peers.

Empathy is a response to bullying in schools – and new digital publication,
KIDlanthropy, aims to promote this message.

According to a global study conducted by YouGov, which surveyed almost 5000 teens aged 13 to 18 in 11 countries, including South Africa, 24% of South African teens had experienced online bullying. While, one only needs to look at the surge of cellphone video footage of bullying in South African schools to know that physical, sexual and emotional bullying is rife.

McCain says thanks to a wonderful mom

McCain South Africa has been focused on helping children say thank you to moms for all the little things they do for us that mean everything. Moms are the unsung heroes of our everyday lives, they always know exactly what to do or say to make us feel better and do so many little things for us. For Zama, a grade 8 learner at Forte Secondary School in Soweto, it is the little things like the special morning notes her mom writes for her or the secret packet of cheese Doritos that her mom surprises her with that means everything to her.

Celebrities pose nude for charity

Local celebrities bare all to raise awareness for their chosen charities in Marie Claire magazine’s 2017 ‘Naked’ issue.

The ‘Naked’ issue is synonymous with Marie Claire and is a strong brand asset. Although it is a heritage project, it has timeless appeal. It is daring, provocative and body-positive, which are qualities that are so intrinsically Marie Claire.

Challenge your captains

Many of South Africa's most renowned sports personalities, including Olympic Silver Medalist Elana van Zyl Meyer, World Cup Captains Francois Pienaar and John Smit have challenged the captains of other sporting codes to run the popular Sanlam Cape Town Marathon on 17 September 2017.

McCain celebrates environmental achievement

McCain recently achieved the Global ISO 14001:2015 certification. This global certification is given to companies that manage to follow the voluntary standards, as set by ISO 14001:2015, that manage environmental responsibilities in a systematic manner.

SPARK Media's clients have heart and talent!

SPARK Media's clients, friends and partners proved, that apart from having great golfing, bowling and general knowledge skills at their You’ve Got Talent Games Day, that they also have unmeasured generosity, raising unexpected funds for SPARK Media’s sponsored children’s home, Hayani.