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Are you brave enough to shed your locks to show solidarity for cancer survivors? If not, add a bit of colour – not the permanent kind – when you support the 2016 CANSA Shavathon. The CANSA Shavathon team will be at SUNCOAST on Saturday and Sunday (27 and 28 February) …

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Members of the Durban ICC team spreading festive cheer at the Makabongwe Methodist Pre-school

The Durban International Convention Centre joined together with the Santa Shoebox Project once again this year to spread some festive cheer to the children of the Makabongwe Methodist Pre-School. The Santa Shoebox Project is an initiative that collects and distributes approximately 100,000 gifts to underprivileged children in orphanages, children’s homes …

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Hilton Durban Celebrates Annual Hilton Worldwide Global Month Of Service

Golf Day

In celebration of Hilton Worldwide’s annual Global Month of Service, Hilton Durban staff and guests dedicated their time helping the community. Throughout October, volunteers from Hilton Durban have dedicated their time helping the community, their fellow Team Members as well as our guests. Community service is a tradition embedded in …

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Gateway Gives Back

Feeding the Furballs

Gateway Theatre of Shopping decided to launch a campaign aimed at addressing the needs of the underprivileged communities bordering the centre’s catchment area, aptly named “Gateway Gives Back”. The campaign launched on Nelson Mandela Day – 18 July, and ran until end September 2015. Nelson Mandela International Day was launched …

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CANSA Pink Tea at The Oyster Box


The Oyster Box has teamed up with CANSA (Cancer Association of South Africa) and Le Creuset to present #CANSAPinkTea during the month of October in recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The High Tea is completely pink-themed, with R10 per person attending being donated to CANSA. Each person will also be entered …

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Inaugural Future Women of Africa Conference is a resounding success


On Wednesday, 29 July 2015, Sarah Collins, founder of the Wonderbag and its holding company – Natural Balance Global, addressed a group of women at the Future Women of Africa Conference in Hillcrest, Durban and donated a Wonderbag to every person in attendance. This conference was hosted by the well-known Robin Hood …

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Flames and Dames 5

A fun Women’s Day fundraising challenge and braai-off will set Durban’s Morning Trade alight on Sunday August 9 when “Flames and Dames 2015” gets cooking. Hosted by Raise Your Voice Productions, the annual cook-off, which raises money for charities that support women and young girls, is a stereotype-shattering event which brings …

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Durban artist to be youngest exhibitor at just 13!

Syd Sellars (Jessica's Art Teacher & Owner of Hands on Art) with Jessica and a selection of her paintings.

The exceptionally talented 13 year old Durbanite, Jessica Rankin, who is currently in grade 7, will be the youngest artist ever to exhibit her art at the upcoming art exhibition at the La Lucia Mall from Thursday, July 30th. Art Givers, who is the host of various art exhibitions, was …

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Gateway Gives Back!

Aileen Rodel (Gateway's Campaign & Events Manager) and Terence Pillay at the Abalindi Community Village for Gateway Gives Back

This Mandela Day, Gateway Theatre of Shopping has decided to launch a campaign aimed at addressing the needs of the underprivileged communities bordering the centre’s catchment area, aptly named “Gateway Gives Back”. The campaign will be launched on Nelson Mandela Day – 18 July, and will run until 12 September …

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