Your small change can help a street child – for a R5 addition to your bill at a participating restaurant, StreetSmart SA will be able to bring a child back into the family, or fund a social worker or aftercare teacher.
• Fighting hunger on wheels
The Nepad Business Foundation and the Centre for Creative Leadership have launched a new initiative called 1 Million African Leaders Connect, with the aim of transforming upcoming African leadership.
• Driving a new vision for Africa
Youth-led development agency Zayrah has taken the initiative in transforming young disadvantaged South Africans into educated, active citizens, through a programme of community service and educational upliftment.
• Education rights affirmed
The Human Rights Commission has drawn up a basic education charter to define norms and standards, and track the government’s progress in delivering this right. South Africa is now one of just three countries to have such a document.
• New uniforms for needy pupils