Desperate Trainer Begs for Funding but Appeal Considered 'Wrong'

Two boys from Munsieville township on the West Rand are representing Gauteng at the national cross-country championships in East London but getting there may be half the challenge.


While their trainer, Jan Molefe, appealed to his community for assistance at a public meeting, the sports department said the boys were registered to a club not aligned to the sports council. As a result, the trainer's appeal for money from his community was "wrong".


Non- Profit must return money


Pietermaritzburg High Court Judge Yvonne Mbatha granted an order on Tuesday instructing Mpilonhle Project to pay R9 052 373 to the KZN Department of Social Development, plus interest from March 10, 2014, to the date of payment.

National Lotteries Commission calls on NGOs to apply for funding


THE National Lotteries Commission (NLC) is calling on non-profit organisations, non-government organisations, public benefit trusts, schools and communities to apply for funding.