#Actforchange
02 Jul
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#ActForChange

Mahatma Ghandi once famously said, “Be the change that you wish to see in the world.” And at Brownie Points, we’ve taken this to heart. From 14-18 July, in partnership with Shoprite and do gooders across the continent, we’ll be the change by hosting Africa’s biggest ever cleanup! Our recently launched #ActForChange campaign is one […]

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brownie points
11 May
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Brownie Points is Moving to Your City!

Don’t have a view of Table Mountain from your back garden nor the city skyline of Joburg lit up at night? Never to fear, no matter what cosy corner of South Africa you live in, Brownie Points is soon to bring epic volunteering opportunities to your city! Since our humble beginnings in 2015, Brownie Points […]

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Brownie Points for companies
18 Jan
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Why You Should Tell Your CEO About Brownie Points

As consciousness spreads the globe, more and more of us are waking up to the dire need to give back to the planet what we have taken out. And corporates are fast jumping onto this benefactor bandwagon. Corporate Social Responsibility programs are the new buzz in the business world and are almost a necessity to […]

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NPOs win big
10 Jan
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3 Reasons Your NPO Wins Big on Brownie Points

As NPO’s, you already have more than your fair share of work cut out, so why add more stress to the situation by throwing a volunteer program on top of this? Surely it’s not worth the worry and extra time wasted in communications and co-ordination. Right? Well, no, wrong actually. Creating opportunities for volunteers is […]

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SBC Demo Day
06 Dec
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Our Startupbootcamp Journey – Demo Day!

Today I am really excited to share the last stretch of our profound Startupbootcamp journey with you. Here’s how it all went down.    Startup Mistakes Last week, we had the privilege of hearing passionate Startupbootcamp Co-Founder, Patrick de Zeeuw, speak about 30 ways startups unknowingly stand in their own way to success. I was […]

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Santa Shoebox drive
22 Nov
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Our Startupbootcamp Journey – Corporate Success!

The past month of our Startupbootcamp journey has been a whirlwind of inspirational encounters, impactful endeavors and pitch planning! Here’s a little look into what life at Brownie Points has been like the last couple of weeks….   Meetings, meetings, meetings   Week 7 of our Startupbootcamp journey proved to be one of the most […]

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SBC
18 Oct
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Our Startupbootcamp Journey – The Pressure Is On!

It’s been another 4 weeks in Startupbootcamp’s (SBC) “Startup in the Fast Lane” programme. A lot has been happening, and all at the same time too. Without further ado, here’s a taste of what Brownie Points has been getting up to for weeks 3 to 6:   Talking with giants: Week 3 was all about […]

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Startupbootcamp
29 Sep
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Our Startupbootcamp Journey – Week 1 & 2

Brownie Points has officially completed 2 out of 13 weeks of the Cape Town Startupbootcamp programme – the very first of its kind in Africa. Only two weeks in, but already so much has happened. Let me fill you in on the details… Rocking the Foundation Week 1 was all about getting to know each […]

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