New Kindness Movement Launched in the Paarl Valley

The Love My Valley movement has just been launched in the Paarl Valley with a mission to mobilise locals to live kind and compassionate lives. Love My Valley is an initiative of Valcare, a social impact company that manages social investment funds; and facilitates a network of hundreds of nonprofit membership organisations in the Cape Winelands. The movement follows their successful Covid-19 Food Support Programme in 2020, where thousands of individuals and local businesses joined [...]

By | March 29th, 2021|News, Noticeboard|0 Comments

5 Top Tips to be an Effective Leader in Uncertain Times

Since the start of the Covid-19 lockdown a year ago, nonprofits have experience constant change, challenges, uncertainty and onslaughts. Social Impact leaders were all of a sudden at war with the pandemic and the severe social-development consequences, whilst having to lead their teams with both empathy and focus. Valcare ‘s Chief Operations Officer, Brendan Smith, was previously an officer in the British Army for 10 years, specialising in humanitarian aid and disaster response. He worked [...]

By | March 19th, 2021|News, Noticeboard|0 Comments