Puseletso Mashile: #AreSebetseng launch

Tags: , , , , , |

On the 14th of August 2017 I had the honour of being at the launch of a great initiative; the launch of #AreSebetseng which focuses on community clean ups. I have done a number of clean ups by now, and they never get old or less exciting. It is exciting [...]

Puseletso Mashile: Miss Earth SA National Finalist

Tags: , , , |

It was on the 31st of July 2017 that I was "announced" as one of the national finalists for 2017. I remember how fast my heart was beating when I realised I was receiving a call from the office; i was in class and could not really talk, all I [...]

Puseletso Mashile: Generation Earth High School Assembly

Tags: , , , |

On the 26th of July I had the privilege to address the assembly at Midrand High School about taking care of mother earth. As I sat during assembly awaiting my turn, I heard the deputy principal address issues of litter around the school and wasting of tap water; as the [...]

Puseletso Mashile: Mandela Day 2017

Tags: , , , , , , |

18 July: Mandela Day ♡ It is known that every year on the 18th of July we devote 67 minutes to making a difference - one minute for every year of Mandela's public service ; be it to a stranger, the environment, family etc.. it does not matter, the point [...]

Puseletso Mashile: Regional finalist

Tags: , , |

It was on a Monday the 3rd of July when the regional finalists were chosen, or rather were informed that they are continuing with their Miss Earth South Africa journey. My heart overworked on this day; as I was wondering whether I made it or not. I tried by all [...]

Puseletso Mashile: Money; the white elephant in the room

Tags: , |

I thought executing my community clean up was a challenge, I take that back; my biggest challenge to date was getting financial sponsorship. I do not know what is it about money that makes people uncomfortable. I realised through this journey that people would rather give you goods than money. [...]

Puseletso Mashile: Tree Planting at Curro Academy Clayville

Tags: , , |

On the 23rd of June 2017 I had a tree planting session with the grade 2, 3 and 4 learners at Curro Academy Clayville. Curro Academy Clayville opened its doors 6 months ago. The school is still developing further. Because the school is still under the development phase, trees are [...]

Puseletso Mashile: Tree Planting at Ons Kinderhuis

Tags: , , , |

There’s a proverb that states: “the best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The next best time is today.” On the 17th of June 2017 I had the honour of being amongst the girls planting hope at Ons kinderhuis in Bloemfontein. We planted 20 trees. Yes, planting [...]

Puseletso Mashile: Youth Day 2017

Tags: , , , , |

For years to come the 16th of June will always be remembered as the day the youth of South Africa took to the streets and fought for what they believed was right unto them. Each year when the date approaches, not only do i think of the lives which were [...]

Puseletso Mashile: Community clean up

Tags: , , , , |

On the 10th of June 2017 I had my community clean up at Ivory Park ext 13. When I thought of a community clean up, What came to mind was refuse bags, man power and it was all systems go; little did I know. I approached pikitup in Midrand to [...]

Load More Posts