R2m funding set aside for KZN art organisations


Pretoria – The KwaZulu-Natal Department of Arts and Culture has allocated R2 million in this current financial year for its Grant-In-Aid funding, which assists emerging arts and culture organisations.

Issa Trust Gets Funding

The American Friends of Jamaica (AFJ), in collaboration with the United States-based provider of insurance products, Assurant Employee Benefits, identified the Issa Trust Foundation's Annual Medical Initiative for a corporate donation.

Queries over funding of concerts


The mayor, in terms of her delegated powers, approved the hosting of the The Michael Bublé and One Direction concerts at Cape Town Stadium with a budget of R700 000 per concert earlier this year.

One FM community radio station uses crowd funding


One FM is a new community radio station that is using crowd funding to build up capital to purchase broadcast equipment to serve the communities of Table View, Blouberg, Parklands, Milnerton and surrounding areas.


The Blouberg Development Foundation (BDF), a non-profit company set up to manage the radio station, received a community broadcast license from ICASA in August 2014. The frequency will be 94.0FM and will broadcast 24 hours a day.