Janha Scholtz: Keep it Clean. Go Green!

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I only feel angry when I see waste. When I see people throwing away things we could use. – Mother Teresa The 3rd of June marked my community clean up in Vaaloewer. The landfill site has been a problem for many years due to the lack of funding and poor management. [...]

Lauren Giani- World Milk Day, Raise a glass!

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Milk is a source of important nutrients we all need for optimal function. These include calcium, vitamin A, vitamin B2, vitamin B12, zinc, potassium, phosphorus, magnesium and protein. The South African Department of Health's daily dietary guidelines stipulate that we should all have milk, maas or yoghurt everyday as part [...]

Thupana Ramolesane-Generation Earth Assembly with Steve Tswete High School.

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On the 22nd May I visited Steve Tswete High School in Olievenhoutbosch, to speak to the Grade 8-12 on the Environmental awareness. “If you can’t clean your surrounding, then don’t make it dirty.”- The Fresh Quotes A freezing Monday morning 8am assembly starts with over a thousand learners and teachers [...]

Caroline Hartog – May Grade 2’s Recyclable #WasteStopsWithME Project 💚🌈🌏

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#TBT to last week where I had the pleasure spending some time with these special little people at Livingston Primary for their #WasteStopsWithME recyclable pens/pencil holder activity day 😻💚 They welcomed me with love, warmed my heart and it amazed me how knowledgeable they are at this age & how [...]

Lauren Giani – The best time to plant a tree is right now

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Advice from a tree: Stand tall and proud Remember your roots Drink plenty of water Be content with your natural beauty Enjoy the view - Joanne Raptis Planting a fever tree at Seyisi Primary with the 'Green Grade 7 Warriors' On the 23rd of May 2017, I was lucky [...]

Annemieke van Aarde: Waste Assembly

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What an awesome feeling to start the day off with green consciousness! It was a privilege for me to introduce the initiative 'Generation Earth Schools' to Maragon Private High School – Olympus, as well as share some ‘Waste Stops With Me’ tips and ideas in a waste assembly. Every contribution [...]

Annemieke van Aarde: Thank you Tsogo Sun & Pikitup

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Relaxing on the rooftop garden of 54 on Bath Hotel, after our JHB castings and workshop day. Thank you to Tsogo Sun, and Pikitup for being such an incredible sponsor and partner to Miss Earth South Africa. A true example of a powerful corporates making a positive contribution towards a greener today [...]

Annemieke van Aarde: What Africa Month Means To Me

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Investing in the leaders of tomorrow! I am proud to be South African and African! Together with privilege comes great responsibility. Responsibility to look after our environment, beautiful continent and people, which is rich with natural resources, beaming with natural habitats, wondrous wildlife and flourishing cultures. Africa paints on the [...]

Lauren Giani – Environmental Awareness Assembly

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"It is in your hands to create a better world for all who live in it" - Nelson Mandela. I had the privilege of visiting Victoria Park High School in Port Elizabeth on the 25th of May 2017, Africa day. There was such a lovely atmosphere at the school and the teachers [...]

Lebogang Mokoena: 1 June International Children’s Day

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International Children’s Day ''Children are the most important aspect in a country''- Nelson Mandela Children are the only best bet of ensuring a better country for tomorrow. When we teach them about the responsibilities of their actions then we have nothing to worry about. Let’s celebrate the people who bring [...]

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