When asked what my motivation is for participating in extreme desert running events since 2010, my answer is two-fold. Yes, there is the personal challenge and satisfaction of completing these races. But the main reason for my participation is to raise money, support and awareness for NGOs and social causes at the forefront of addressing Africa’s development challenges.
Networking has become the new buzzword in the nonprofit sector. Ask anyone and they will tell you that they are serious about networking. Donors also demand it to avoid duplication and maximise the sharing of scarce resources. All sorts of forums have mushroomed lately to promote networking and build partnerships.
Tshwane Leadership Foundation (TLF) is a faith-based organisation in the city centre of Pretoria. It has been in existence for 20 years, working with vulnerable and marginalised communities towards urban transformation. TLF is a Christian-faith base organisation.
The TLF seeks to appoint a Human Resources Officer, based in Gauteng.
Starting date: 1 July 2016
Salary: R 10.000 monthly
The African Union for Housing Finance (AUHF) was established as a member-based body of housing lenders in 1984. Today, the AUHF comprises of 48 members - banks, building societies, micro lenders, housing development corporations, developers and other institutions involved in the mobilisation of funds for shelter and housing - from 17 different countries across the continent. As an industry body, we promote the development of effective housing finance markets across Africa, working in the interests of both our members and the industry as a whole.
The Project for the Study of Alternative Education in South Africa (PRAESA) is an independent research and development unit affiliated to the University of Cape Town. PRAESA works to help enable appropriate conditions for language and literacy learning, inside and outside of school, in African languages and in English.
The objective of the assignment is to support primarily the GAMEF office plan and Men’s Forums leaders in enhancing capacity for advocacy, coordination, research and documentation of achievements, lessons and best practices. Report to GAMEF Secretary and SANCA.
Establish, strengthen, operationalize GAMEF communication systems and structures at National, Provincial and district levels.
Since its establishment in 2009, the global Mandela Day movement has inspired people across the world to contribute at least 67 minutes of their time towards changing the world for the better. As we play our part, we also want to celebrate the organisations that spend every day doing good.
Habitat for Humanity is a non-profit, ecumenical Christian ministry which was founded in 1976 and whose vision is a world in which everyone has a decent place to live.
Right to Care is a Johannesburg based nonprofit (section 21 company), funded by USAID with a vision that all HIV-positive patients receive high quality treatment, care and support improving their quality of life and productivity.
Right to Care seeks to appoint two Medical Advisors, based at Helen Joseph Hospital, Gauteng and Thabo Mofutsanyane District in Free State.
The person will report to the Provincial Programme Manager.