GET YOUR HUG SHOT FOR THE RIGHT REASONS

Checkers is urging customers to step up this Arbor Week, which runs until 7 September, and get involved in their quest to plant thousands of trees in disadvantaged schools throughout the country.

SUPPORT THE SUNFLOWER FUND AND SAVE A LIFE

The Sunflower Fund was officially registered in 2000 and today, has successfully recruited over 67 000 registered donors onto the South African Bone Marrow Registry.

WALK AND SUPPORT CHOC

To show you care let your legs do the walking. Support CHOC by taking part in the CHOC Childhood Cancer Foundation Fun Walk on September 14 at the Johannesburg Zoo Lake.

DESIGNING A BETTER FUTURE FOR PHILIPPI

Philippi is one of the Western Cape’s larger townships with a population of around 700,000 people. Like many other townships, it is an under-developed and under-serviced area with high unemployment rates.

HOW TO MAKE SURE YOUR GIVING COUNTS

Most people, when they are able, like to do their bit to help the less fortunate, but with the world being as it is there are many people and causes out there that pretend to be charities.

SAVING THE CLANWILLIAM CEDAR

The Clanwilliam Cedar Restoration Project is an initiative to save a conifer species that once forested the Cederberg but now, highlighted on the Global Red Data List, is threatened with extinction.