Play Your Part series episode three: synopsis

Here’s a sneak peek of episode three of the Play Your Part television series, which airs on Saturday, 9 September 2017 on SABC 2.

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Fight with Insight uses boxing to teach children in Johannesburg life skills that help them to take responsibility for claiming their rights. In episode three of Play Your Part, some of our guests get involved with the initiative. (Image: Fight With Insight, Facebook)

Brand South Africa reporter
In the third episode of Play Your Part, guests include geologist and science champion Tshiamo Legoale and entrepreneur Tebogo Ditshego, who promotes literacy.

The episode, which airs on Saturday, 9 September 2017, is part of a 26-episode series.

The debut Play Your Part aired in June 2014. The series aims to inspire its audience to contribute towards social cohesion, active citizenry, nation brand pride, and patriotism though getting people to play their part in society.

The themes covered in Play Your Part are education, skills development, entrepreneurship, women- and youth empowerment.

Here’s a preview of what you can expect to see in episode three:

Karin Landi, co-founder of Community Hours, gives teens out of the box volunteering opportunities to encourage them to become active citizens.

In this episode, Landi and learners from Kingsmead College in Johannesburg exchange their time and support for fighting skills and insight from inner city young men with Fight with Insight.

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Karin Landi. (Image: Hassims Fireworks, Twitter)

Businessman Tebogo Ditshego founded the online book club ReadABookSA to encourage more South Africans to get into the habit of reading books.

Followers of ReadABookSA pledge to read one book a month.

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Tebogo Ditshego. (Image: Prelene Singh)

Geologist Tshiamo Legoale, 27, won an international science competition with her invention that proposes using wheat enzymes to extract gold from tailings or mine dumps.

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Tshiamo Legoale. (Image: Mining Ne.Ws)

Play Your Part is broadcast at 18:00 every Saturday on SABC 2.

To get involved in playing your part in South Africa:

  • Check out the conversation on Twitter: #GetInvolved; or,
  • Find out about initiatives on Play Your Part here https://www.brandsouthafrica.com/play-your-part.

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