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  When you’re still young, in high school years, you hardly know what you want to do after high school graduation. You want to do this and that and before you know it, you’ve already changed your mind countless times but still not sure which career path you want to pursue. In such instances, something like a Career Fair is what you need to get a little guidance as to where to begin.   In South Africa, youth in low income communities often face barriers to...
Tuesday, May 22, 2018
    UNITED WAY SOUTH AFRICA Invites you to a fundraising event :   ‘ We are the CHAMPIONS’   Tribute to Michael Jackson, Pink, Elton John, Tina Turner & Freddie Mercury.   Cause: Education & Income Stability Venue: The Barnyard Theatre Rivonia Date: 05 J ul y 2018 Time: 20: 00 Ticket Price: R 200 Each Address: The Barnyard Theatre, Rivonia Crossing 2, Sunninghill , Rivonia        
Wednesday, May 9, 2018
In South Africa, only 10% of the R60 Billion horticulture industry is made up of black smallholder farmers and the South African agriculture sector contributes to only 10% of formal employment. The South African agriculture sector is one of the mainstays of the country’s economy and offers various opportunities for both large commercial and emerging farmers in areas, such as capital investment, training, and supply of equipment and services. The South...
Thursday, April 5, 2018
Human Rights Day Issue In Brief United Way South Africa, with the help of the community would like to address two issues affecting our society and create impact towards these issues. In South Africa, every person has rights and these rights are well enshrined in the bill of rights. The bill of rights is a cornerstone of our democracy and it states and affirms the democratic values of human dignity, equality and freedom. Access to sufficient food is one of...
Thursday, March 15, 2018
United Way South Africa (UWSA) in collaboration with the City of Johannesburg (CoJ), Department of Social Development (DSD), Food Resilience Unit, is currently implementing the Urban Agriculture Programme (UAP) for 600 small holder farmers across the Johannesburg region. The project is aimed at supporting farmers with business and technical skills as well as access to markets. In doing so, it will address issues surrounding poverty alleviation, food...
Thursday, March 15, 2018
United Way South Africa (UWSA), in partnership with Cummins Africa, have developed a bespoke ‘Youth Success’ programme for grade 9 pupils in two schools within the Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality in Gauteng, South Africa. These schools are Ivory Park Secondary School and Ingqayizivele High School. The programme is aimed at equipping learners with the knowledge, experience and tools that are required to make informed curriculum subject choices,...
Thursday, March 15, 2018

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