03 Jul
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Teaching With Empathy

Teaching With Empathy “Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.”- Leo Buscaglia I’m going to be honest with you, over this lockdown period I’ve been […]

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10 Jun
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A Cape Town School made 3972 sandwiches for those less fortunate.

A Cape Town School made 3972 sandwiches for those less fortunate. While Covid-19 has been devastating it has also made many of us more aware of those around us, made us empathetic and reminded us how easy and rewarding it is to help others. The French School of Cape Town wanted to use their annual […]

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07 May
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Brownie Points partner with the Solidarity Fund

Solidarity is an important value for any society, as well as for the entire global community. It is a quality that is based on equality, inclusion, and social justice through the recognition of a set of common, universal values that characterise us as human beings with dignity. “Solidarity is so important that it represents the […]

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28 Apr
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In Hard Times, It’s Even More Important To Be Generous

Currents of generosity run deep within each and every one of us. Studies have uncovered evidence that humans are biologically wired for generosity, and history shows that despite our often selfish tendencies, in times of crisis humanity is able to come together to help each other survive and get through challenging times. Brownie Points has […]

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22 Apr
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Offering You A Helping Hand

This is not a job, it becomes a lifestyle – it takes far more commitment than an 8h00 to 16h00 job. BUT the reward is also way better in terms of making a difference in the lives of others. When you see change – real change in someone’s eyes – it touches you forever and […]

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03 Apr
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Kids at Home: 30 Fun Activities for Kids during Lockdown

As the president addressed the nation and we went into lockdown, Brownie Points launched the #BeatCoronavirus campaign with over 50 ways people and companies can help #FlattenTheCurve and help the vulnerable. Today, we launch the Kids at Home campaign, helping teachers and parents entertain children stuck at home during the national lockdown with fun and […]

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02 Apr
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Good Companies in the Time of Crisis

We have been blown away by the generosity of South Africans one week into our national lockdown. We thought it would be appropriate to share some of the incredible contributions our clients and partners have made. Brownie Points Corporate Partners Shoprite Group All Shoprite Group staff received an appreciation bonus upfront as a thank you […]

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20 Mar
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What Your Organisation Can Do to #BeatCoronavirus

During these trying times, every aspect of our lives has been affected. We are aware that this must be a challenging time for you and your organisation. And we want to support you. Brownie Points has launched the #BeatCoronavirus campaign to help the community do their part and #FlattenTheCurve. This campaign allows everyone, including you and your employees, […]

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18 Feb
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Back 2 School: How Cape Town’s French School is creating Young Changemakers

We all want the best for future generations. We want them to thrive, and not just survive. Part of thriving is for kids to learn, from an early age, that we all play an individual role in making the world a better place. Take Greta Thunberg, a young environmental activist, who at the age of 15 organised […]

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15 Nov
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Contribute to a Greener Tomorrow with B-Leaf

B-Leaf is planting 229 trees! B-Leaf is on a mission to plant trees not only to help fight the global climate crisis but to uplift and support disadvantaged communities. With RDP housing going up, very little has been invested in environmental health care and building green parks, corridors and living environment. Every child should be […]

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