SASIX (www.sasix.co.za) is South Africa's first online giving platform where the public can buy shares in a development project. This photograph was taken in Natal. It is of a Heifer International project. www.heifer.org. Hiefer has previously donated goats to members of the Ixopo community. It is then up to the receiver to pass on the gift of the first female offspring to another family in need. The goats provide meat and milk, which can also be sold to insure a small cash income.
A boy and his mother in Limpopo. The boy receives care from an NGO that helps disabled children.
Sisters take a morning bath in Ingwavuma in Natal. SASIX (South African Social Investment Exchange) was raising funds to provide their family with a new home.
A creche in Durban that takes care of 150 children.
A blind beekeeper in Grahamstown as part of a project listed on SASIX. (www.sasix.co.za). In South Africa less than 3% of blind people are employed. GADRA helps blind people to become the proud breadwinners of their families.
A girl on her way to school in Lusiki-siki in the Transkei.
A grandfather brings his granddaughter to school every day. He also works as a volunteer at the school where he maintains the grounds. SASIX supports TREE to provide one-year long training to ten pre-school teachers in the Nkandla area to give children the necessary stimulation in their formative years.
Care for the elderly is very important to an NGO in Limpopo.
The mud house is falling apart and funds are needed to build a brick home for the family.
A preschool teacher.
A girl that takes part in a after school program that was a finalist in the Jet Community Awards.
A local dress making business was awarded finalists in the Jet Community Awards.
A local NGO in Botswana, Top Banana, that encourages a positive lifestyle for youth.
Annual sustainability report for Spier wine farm in Stellenbosch.
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