The African Research and Educational Puppetry Programme Trust, or arepp:Theatre for Life, uses humour and music in its interactive performances to demystify taboo subjects and enable young people to make informed lifestyle choices.
Starting from 7 June, e.tv's breakfast show Sunrise will broadcast a new 3-minute series called Play Your Part, developed by Brand South Africa, every Thursday at 7.35am.
Participants in this year's Sappi Scottburgh MTB Race will also be doing their bit to help support surrounding communities, with profits from the event being used to buy and distribute wheelchairs to those in need.
Over 50 000 fans, suiteholders, sponsors and Blue Bulls Company staff turned Pretoria pink over the weekend in support of the Get Your Pink On campaign, a fundraising drive aimed at increasing awareness of the importance of early cancer detection.
Johannesburg metro policeman Edward Matodzi has come to the aid of schoolchildren in the impoverished community of Vlakfontein, to the south of the city, by organising uniforms and shoes for the poor pupils.