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405, 2020

AIM Centre and FNB volunteers CONECKT-ing

May 4th, 2020|Categories: Charitable, Connecting, Kindness, Networking, Opportunities, Technology|0 Comments

CONECKT was approached by FNB volunteers regarding money that they had raised doing their #fitfin challenge. AIM center in Kensington was looking for food and entertainment for its 35 beneficiaries. CONECKT together with FNB gave the beneficiaries an exciting Money or the Box show where everyone had to answer a question and if they got it right, got to choose if they wanted the money or the mysterious prize under the box. The prizes were either donated or hand made by other NGOs. Boerewors rolls and ice- cream ended the day with smiles all round. Thank you FNB for [...]

405, 2020

CONECKT and the market at FNB Fairlands

May 4th, 2020|Categories: Charitable, Connecting, Employability, Kindness, Networking, Opportunities, Technology, Uncategorized|0 Comments

CONECKT is all about the win-win. The NGOs that had made the various products on sale had already benefitted from their interaction with CONECKT. These eco-friendly hand made items were then showcased and sold at FNB Fairlands to the staff. The prices are always super reasonable and there is a story behind every product. The staff assisting on the day of the sale are people with disabilities, people who had made some of the products, and the youth from YES 4 YOUTH initiative. This was used as training for these individuals in terms of business, sales, profit, and loss. [...]

3004, 2020

Thank you GMG

Apr 30th, 2020|Categories: Charitable, Employability, Kindness, Technology|0 Comments

Thank you for so much for the extremely generous donation from your company all the way in Dubai. CONECKT has been on the frontline of this crises and is supporting over 400 NGOs with food, masks, sanitizer and even created new forms of employment. Below are a just a few of things we have managed to do with this money. This disease has caused so many people to lose their jobs and the money from you has meant that hundreds of families will survive at least another month. Please know that we are incredibly grateful and that CONECKT will [...]

602, 2020

CONECKT coneckts and supports Remar

Feb 6th, 2020|Categories: Charitable, Connecting, Employability, Kindness, Networking, Opportunities, Technology, Uncategorized|0 Comments

CONECKT is always looking for like minded individuals and organizations that are about second chances and empowering the most vulnerable people in our communities. Remar is on a mission to help the ‘excluded people’. Remar originates from the phrase ‘rehabilitation of the marginalized’. They do not charge fees and take care of almost 100 people. CONECKT visited their homes and bought a few of their products. CONECKT has also donated money towards food parcels during the Covid-19 crises  

1111, 2019

CONECKT-ing with AUTISM SA

Nov 11th, 2019|Categories: Charitable, Connecting, Kindness, Networking, Opportunities, Technology, Uncategorized|0 Comments

CONECKT having worked with a colleague at Autism SA, went to re-coneckt. This resulted in a few collaborations with Autism SA. CONECKT initially did a site visit and discussed different ideas to assist them. CONECKT needed a training venue for the YES 4 YOUTH candidates and Autism SA had space available. Autism SA was able to benefit from payment and CONECKT had a weekly training space- again a WIN-WIN for both parties. Subsequently Autism SA donated christmas presemts they had left over to other causes and also a cash donation made to another charity during the Covid crises. In another [...]

2710, 2019

CONECKT and EI8HT. Meeting the amazing Karen Landi

Oct 27th, 2019|Categories: Charitable, Connecting, Kindness, Networking, Opportunities, Technology, Uncategorized|0 Comments

CONECKT is all about collaboration. Karen Landi a dynamic woman guided and assisted CONECKT early on. CONECKT has been to the wonderful Chari-teas and Communi-teas held at the Children's Memorial Institue. https://www.facebook.com/ei8htcommunity/  Together Karen and CONECKT have found ways to network and assist each other. CONECKT brought the trustees of the Oppenheimer trust to the CMI in order to find ways to renovate the building and uplift the relevant services.  

2710, 2019

CONECKT at Connie Mngomezulu workshop in Alexandra

Oct 27th, 2019|Categories: Charitable, Connecting, Employability, Kindness, Networking, Opportunities, Technology, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Naomi as a social worker in Protected Employment was affiliated with the Nokuthula Protected workshop. The School caters for Learners with special educational needs who have Severe Intellectual Disabilities. The school is a non-profit organization which caters for learners with Severe Intellectual and Physical disabilities. The language of learning and teaching at our school is English, as well, as various African Languages and the school offers alternative methods of communication for Learners who are non verbal. Nokuthula Centre was established in 1984, by doctors and nurses of Alexandra Clinic, parents and members of the community who saw a need for [...]

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