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WOMAN-OWNED ENTERPRISE RECEIVES SUPPORT FROM DE AAR AND DROOGFONTEIN SOLAR POWER

WOMAN-OWNED ENTERPRISE RECEIVES SUPPORT FROM DE AAR AND DROOGFONTEIN SOLAR POWER

October 2018 De Aar Solar Power and Droogfontein Solar Power have announced their support for Phambili Basie Contracts and Projects, a local, woman-owned service provider who has successfully provided services to a number of solar plants in the Northern Cape. In addition to being awarded a three-year service contract, De Aar Solar Power and Droogfontein Solar
COMMUNITY BOOK CLUBS WILL ROLL-OUT ACROSS SCHOOLS

COMMUNITY BOOK CLUBS WILL ROLL-OUT ACROSS SCHOOLS

August 2018. A decision has been taken to roll out community school book clubs, which are funded by Jeffreys Bay Wind Farm, to twelve schools following resounding literacy results in schools that the clubs have been piloted in. “A unanimous agreement that belonging to a book club helps reading skills has been reached.  Participants, without
JEFFREYS BAY WIND FARM SUPPORT OF JBAY WIND FARM MTB CLASSIC

JEFFREYS BAY WIND FARM SUPPORT OF JBAY WIND FARM MTB CLASSIC

July 2018. Jeffreys Bay Wind Farm once again affirmed its patronage as title sponsor for the Jbay Wind Farm MTB Classic 2018! Jeffreys Bay Wind Farm once again provided support for this much loved local Jeffreys Bay event as the title sponsor of the mountain bike event, which carries the unique distinction of being the
SUPPORT FOR KHULANI EDUCARE IN HONOUR OF MANDELA DAY 2018

SUPPORT FOR KHULANI EDUCARE IN HONOUR OF MANDELA DAY 2018

18 July 2018. In celebration of what would have been Nelson Mandela’s centenary birthday, the team from Globeleq South Africa Management Services put their hearts into #MandelaDay, by supporting Khulani Educare, in Gugulethu. As part of the GSAMS’s ‘67 minutes in Honour of Mandela Day’, the team chose to put their time, love and funding
YOUTH OWNED ENTERPRISE RECEIVES SUPPORT AND FUNDING FROM DE AAR SOLAR POWER

YOUTH OWNED ENTERPRISE RECEIVES SUPPORT AND FUNDING FROM DE AAR SOLAR POWER

June 2018. A youth-owned Northern Cape printing business, Emthanjeni Printers, has received funding from De Aar Solar Power’s Enterprise Development programme, to help sustain and grow this fledgling operation and boost youth employment. Not only is this local business owned and managed by youth, it endeavours to create jobs for youth, which helps to address
DROOGFONTEIN FUND SOLAR WATER HEATING PROGRAMME TO CREATE JOBS

DROOGFONTEIN FUND SOLAR WATER HEATING PROGRAMME TO CREATE JOBS

Droogfontein Solar Power put their support behind the Solar Water Heating Enterprise Development (SWHED) Programme in Kimberley in 2016 and continues to fund this programme that is providing skills, jobs and creating local enterprises. “We aren’t just helping to provide hot water to low income households, using a renewable energy resource, but also creating sustainable
JEFFREYS BAY WIND FARM’S LITERACY PROGRAMME CELEBRATE SUCCESS

JEFFREYS BAY WIND FARM’S LITERACY PROGRAMME CELEBRATE SUCCESS

Twenty-four Grade R teachers, who form part of the Jeffreys Bay Wind Farm’s Literacy Programmes, have completed an in-depth early language and literacy programme. The programme, which is fully compliant with CAPS and kicked off a year ago, supports Grade R teachers to develop the knowledge and skills needed to teach oral language and emergent
JEFFREYS BAY WIND FARM ALIGNS TEACHER TRAINING TO COUNTRY’S DEVELOPMENT PLAN

JEFFREYS BAY WIND FARM ALIGNS TEACHER TRAINING TO COUNTRY’S DEVELOPMENT PLAN

Jeffreys Bay Wind Farm has confirmed that it has extended its Early Childhood Development (ECD) Practitioner funding to include NQF level 5 training, in line with our South Africa’s National Development Plan and recent calls from both President Ramaphosa and Deputy President Mabuza. “We remain committed to investing in the development, care and protection of
DROOGFONTEIN SOLAR POWER SUPPORTS LOCAL SPELLING BEE

DROOGFONTEIN SOLAR POWER SUPPORTS LOCAL SPELLING BEE

The top shortlisted twenty-seven ‘spellers’ from across Kimberley, Riverton, Ritchie and Barkley West areas, participated in a regional Spelling Bee, an event that is funded as part of Droogfontein Solar Power’s literacy programme. Bringing together some of the brightest learners, this is the second time that the region has hosted a Spelling Bee and this
Renewable Energy Scholarship Programme and Internship Programme

Renewable Energy Scholarship Programme and Internship Programme

Globeleq South Africa Management Services' Renewable Energy Scholarship Programme and Internship Programme