SAB Foundation awards $860k to 17 SA social innovators

BY TOM JACKSON The SAB Foundation has awarded ZAR12.6 million (US$860,000) in funding to 17 of South Africa’s most promising social innovators at its tenth annual Social Innovation and Disability Empowerment Awards. The Social Innovation Awards are aimed at innovators, entrepreneurs…

SA’s SAB Foundation opens applications for 18-month business development programme

BY TOM JACKSON The SAB Foundation has opened applications to its annual Tholoana Enterprise Programme, which each year provides 60 South African entrepreneurs with seed funding, mentorship and business management training aimed at helping them nurture sustainable enterprises and create…