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Levelling the rural playing fields

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22.01.2009

Transnet makes use of sport as a key instrument to help extricate South Africa’s disadvantaged children from the yoke of poverty.

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Sparking a reading revolution

Sparking a reading revolution

Reading skills are vital for improving the literacy and numeracy skills of learners at all levels. Unfortunately, only 14% of South Africans read books and less than 10% of parents read to their children. Enter the Transnet Foundation’s mobile library programme… aimed at kickstarting a reading phenomenon.

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By: Transnet Foundation

15.06.2017

Transnet launches multi-agency community centre in Idondotha community

Transnet launches multi-agency community centre in Idondotha community

Transnet Foundation’ Socio-Economic Infrastructure Development (SEID) portfolio in partnership with the Education portfolio today launched its maiden career exhibition programme at Idondotha community where it is also developing a community centre in the KwaMthethwa area, in Empangeni.

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By: Transnet Foundation

23.05.2017

'Good, clean health' on rails

'Good, clean health' on rails

FOR nine months of every year, Phelophepa I and II travel the country, spending one or two weeks at 40 stations countrywide reaching almost 400 000 underprivileged people through its on-board and community outreach programmes.

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By: Transnet Foundation

20.04.2017

Phelophepa Health Pioneers on Track

Phelophepa Health Pioneers on Track

FOR nine months of every year, Phelophepa I and II travel the country, spending one or two weeks at 40 stations countrywide reaching almost 400 000 underprivileged people through its on-board and community outreach programmes.

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By: Transnet Foundation

16.02.2017

The Power of History

The Power of History

George's youth got to experience the power of historyFrom the 27th of October to the 2nd of November over 1 000 grade five and nine learners from schools in George were treated to a tour of the Transnet Transport Museum.

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04.11.2016

Transnet Annual Sport Tournament

Transnet Annual Sport Tournament

Although South Africa is rich in sporting talent, much of it goes undiscovered because it is hidden away in underdeveloped and rural communities. There are many opportunities for young sportsmen and women to develop and showcase their abilities, but most of the infrastructure for this is centred in urban and developed areas.

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By: Transnet Foundation

30.09.2016

Foundation partners with Trialogue at SCI2016 conference

Foundation partners with Trialogue at SCI2016 conference

The Transnet Foundation once again partnered with Trialogue; (one of only a few consultancies in South Africa that exclusively focuses on corporate responsibility issues) on its annual conference held on the 24th and 25th of May 2016 at The Forum, in Bryanston. With more than 18 years of experience in the corporate social investment space, they are undoubtedly at the forefront of new developments in sustainability and CSI.

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By: Transnet Foundation

01.06.2016

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We help build key community infrastructure such as this facilty for pre-school children in Tshwane #Throw back

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We help build key community infrastructure such as this police station in Empangeni #Throw back

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Transnet understands the responsibility that comes from being a leading corporate citizen, and through its specialist division, the Transnet Foundation, the Company is constantly striving to be a force for good within society by actively addressing the social capital deficit in poor communities. By empowering communities, Transnet contributes to securing…

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New dates for the scheduled Transnet Phelopepha healthcare train visit in Kimberley

In light of the critical maintenance work on the railway lines, Phelopepha’s scheduled visit to Kimberley has changed. The train was expected to visit the station on Monday, 14 August 2017 however this has now been moved to Wednesday…

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