Flagstaff Community Advice Office

Posted on Jun 22, 2021 in News

The Flagstaff Community Advice Centre (in the Eastern Cape) helps local residents access the different legal documents they need. This agency, supported by our shareholder the Social Change Assistance Trust, writes here how COVID19 has destroyed lives yet at the same time created a unity of purpose. Read their story below, or download the latest […]

Ditikeni in Conversation – Episode 3

Posted on Jun 18, 2021 in News

Ditikeni shareholder The Social Change Assistance Trust (SCAT) has released a collection of stories, from the local development agencies they support during the pandemic. In the latest episode of Ditikeni In Conversation, we spoke to SCAT Director Joanne Harding about this book. You can listen to the interview here.  

Dordrecht Legal Advice and Community Development Agency

Posted on Jun 15, 2021 in News

The Chris Hani District Municipality in the Eastern Cape is where we find the Dordrecht Legal Advice and Community Development Agency. They draw financial and other support from our shareholder, The Social Change Assistance Trust. In the latest edition of Rural Voice, they write about the work they do and how people have come together […]

Our shareholders and their response to the pandemic

Posted on Jun 14, 2021 in News

There are many lessons that can be learned from our shareholders, on how to better care for communities in need – especially during the pandemic. Our shareholder the Social Change Assistance Trust has put together a series of stories that look at the work done by the local development agencies they support. SCAT’s Chairperson of […]

Great news for broad based BEE vehicles

Posted on May 20, 2021 in News, Press Releases

The Minister of Trade and Industry issued a Practice Note in the Government Gazette this week clarifying the position of broad-based BEE vehicles like Ditikeni. Our Board Chair, Sarah Ryklief, responded to say that she was very pleased with the note. “This will surely put to rest any reservations about the status of genuine broad […]

Rural Voice II – 35 stories of inspiration

Posted on May 13, 2021 in News

South Africa is blessed with countless NGOs and NPOs who do amazing work across our country. They make a real, positive difference to people in need, as you can see from this booklet published by our shareholder the Social Change Assistance Trust. They collected 35 stories that celebrate ground-breaking work in local communities still facing […]

Farmers in Limpopo

Posted on Apr 30, 2021 in News

The people that are worst affected by poverty and by the ravages of climate change, have their own ideas on how to possibly address these problems. They deserve to be heard, and this is why our shareholder the Trust for Community Outreach and Education arranged meetings with the Mopani Farmers Association in Limpopo. As you […]

Making a difference in the lives of children

Posted on Apr 26, 2021 in News

Communities across the country are feeling the positive impact of our shareholders each day. Did you know that most of the people that have been assisted by our shareholder organization the Western Cape Association for Persons with Disabilities, are children? They published this infographic in their latest annual report.

Ntsimbintle Holdings becomes largest shareholder in Jupiter Mines

Posted on Apr 20, 2021 in News

The Ditikeni Board congratulates its investment partner Ntsimbintle Holdings on the news that they are now the largest shareholder in the Australian-listed miner, Jupiter Mines. Ntsimbintle is a distinguished and successful, empowered mining investment company. Formed in 2003 to pursue exploration and mining opportunities emerging in the South African manganese sector, Ntsimbintle Holdings is a […]

Rural Legal Centre in Robertson

Posted on Apr 20, 2021 in News

Ditikeni shareholder organizations are actively involved in their communities every day. In Robertson (in the Western Cape) we find the Rural Legal Centre who enjoys support from the Trust for Community Outreach and Education, one of our shareholders. The Centre helps people with mostly labor related issues as you can read here. Please share their […]