THE ‘FOR GOOD’ MAGAZINE

For consumers who care about the impact they create with their spending.

What can you #doDifferent?
We would all like the world to be a better, fairer, more just world. But how? What can you do? read more »
What can you #doDifferent?
We would all like the world to be a better, fairer, more just world. But how? What can you do? read more »
Quality that strives to #doDifferent
One of the great contradictions in our world is that, despite all the advancements we have made in every aspect of civilization, so much of the world is still exposed to food insecurity and hunger. read more »
Flame Grilled to #doDifferent
Child illiteracy in South Africa is one of the highest in the world. This affects the quality of life, currently and for the future, due to the lack of resources for developing childhood literacy skills. In order to change this, we all need to play our part to make a difference. That’s why this week, we are highlighting a brand that has used its famous burgers to help improve literacy in South Africa. read more »
Tap and Go to #doDifferent
Possibly the worst social problem afflicting South Africa is the appalling amount of abuse against women and children. It is truly unconscionable and speaks to the broken nature of our society. Even in this overwhelming darkness, there are those pushing back against violence to break the cycle of abuse. They need all the help they can get, and one company has seen a way to use their technology to lend some much-needed assistance. read more »
The Beauty of #doDifferent
There are many moving #doDifferent stories of entrepreneurs motivated to give back to their community or the country through their business journeys. Those who take on the responsibility to help people in need with whatever means are available to them. This time we look at a truly inspirational example of a business owner tirelessly working to serve her community. read more »
Create Sustainable Change through Tech and #doDifferent
Cell phones and data have become part of our everyday lives, as they enable us to keep in contact with people - no matter how far away they may be. They have helped us extend the reach of our communities and keep bonds with loved ones across the world. This is why this week, we are looking at a company that has been front and centre in connectivity, as they aim to #doDifferent closer to home. read more »
Look Good, Feel Good and #doDifferent
When it comes to workout clothes, we are all looking for sportswear that is comfortable and snazzy, and that gives us the ultimate workout experience. What is we told you that you can get all of this whilst making a difference in South Africa? That’s why this week, we are highlighting a brand that helps you #doDifferent and make the lives of our fellow South Africans, a little better, whilst looking your best. read more »
Star Babies and #doDifferent
There are many reasons to start a side hustle. For some, it is just to make a little extra money which helps a lot in times like these when budgets are stretched. For some, the side hustle is a way to begin a change of career or try something different without having to take drastic and irrecoverable steps. Occasionally, the side hustle is borne from a desire to do good and make a positive impact on society. read more »
Local Lavender to #doDifferent
As time goes on, many people are looking for natural alternatives to some of their everyday requirements - whether it is to help save the environment or to be kinder to their bodies. One popular natural ingredient loved by many is lavender and its essential oil. Lavender essential oil is known as the miracle oil - helping to relieve stress; headaches; muscle pain; healing burns, bites and wounds; as well as so many other health benefits. That is why this week, we are looking at a #doDifferent company that not only does miracles with a miracle oil, but is helping to uplift communities while they do. read more »
A Hand-Up to #doDifferent
So many businesses these days are choosing to #doDifferent as a fundamental part of their business journey, and many others are doing their best to give back to their communities and the country in any way they can. When considering the wide range of initiatives undertaken by businesses across the country, this famous Theodore Roosevelt quote springs to mind – “Do what you can, with what you have, wherever you are”. read more »
Many Threads of #doDifferent
It’s easy to be overwhelmed by all the problems facing the world today. So many of our challenges - from the climate crisis to global poverty - seem insurmountable by their scale. What’s more disheartening is the seeming lack of will to address these problems by governments and decision-makers. read more »

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