Denicke Cronjé – 24 Things for Madiba

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We Can 24 Network invited the Miss Earth Regional Finalists to take part in their #24Things4Madiba initiative. The WeCan24 platform is a digital school news network, specifically designed for aspiring young media industry leaders. It gives young minds the ability to experience digital journalism in real time. “With the hope [...]

Denicke Cronjé -Fynbos and Horse Races

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The Kenilworth Racecourse Conservation Area hosted us at their extraordinary nature reserve in the middle of the Kenilworth Racecourse. It protects 52 hectares of critically endangered Cape Flats Sand Fynbos vegetation. Cape Flats Sand Fynbos is unique as it occurs only within the city of Cape Town and less than [...]

Denicke Cronjé: Youth Day at Bloem Shelter

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An organisation originally started to provide a safe shelter for abused women and women and children, has now become one of the largest organisations in Bloemfontein. I spent my Youth Day with the occupants of Bloem Shelter, I was guided through the property and got to experience the lives of [...]

Denicke Cronjé: “Seven Billion Dreams. One planet. “

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“Seven Billion dreams. One planet. Consume with care.” the World Environmental Day theme for 2015. An initiative started by the United Nations, became the biggest day for positive environmental action. I spent my #WED at Simondium Private School, educating 100 future leaders and change-makers about sustainable development and the importance [...]

Denicke Cronjé: “Igugu lethu” the 19 Seniors Club

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On the outskirts of the Mother city lays a colourful, vibrant and lively township called Gugulethu. Established in the 1960’s due to overcrowding in Langa, the area now boasts its own collection of rich cultural history and tourist attractions. In the heart of “Gugs” lies Nolunthando 2, a centre that [...]

Cheetah Experience -Denicke Cronje

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The Miss Earth South Africa Free State Regional Finalists are proud supporters of Cheetah Experience -A non profit organisation that is creating awareness for an endangered specie through a breeding project and tours. We visited this amazing sanctuary on Saturday the 15th of June 2013.  This organisation is lead by [...]

Tree Planting -Denicke Cronje

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While delivering my food donation at Heidedal Child Care Centre, I also planted 10 Olienhout/wild olive/Olea europaea trees sponsored by Bloempark Tuine. "The Olea africana is a small, neat evergreen tree with a dense spreading crown of shiny grey-green to dark green foliage that is silvery underneath. This [...]

Denicke Cronje: Energy Project

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Working with open-minded and enthusiastic young women is always inspiring, at Eunice Primary School, 100 lovely ladies welcomed me with open arms and minds. The girls and I discussed sustainable development, energy and how to use it sparingly. They met 'Switch' and wrote him a letter in which they explained [...]

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