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Woodville Primary visit to the Cape Town Science Centre
The Western Cape Primary Science Programme (PSP) and Coronation hosted a celebration of the International Day of Education, emphasising the significance of science education for young children. The Grade 3 learners from Woodville Primary in Mitchells Plain were taken on a science field trip to the Cape Town Science Centre, showcasing fun and inclusive science education at the foundation phase level, aligned with the International Day of Education's mission for equal access to quality education for all children. 25 Jan 2024 Read more

The Ladles of Love Sarmiethon delivers 75,000 sandwiches to kids in need
On World Sandwich Day (Friday, 3 November 2023) the annual Ladles of Love Sarmiethon in Cape Town and Johannesburg delivered a whopping 74,760 sandwiches to children in need. 6 Nov 2023 Read more

Lavender Hill Grade 1s celebrate International Literacy Day with Coronation at the Norval Foundation
In celebration of International Literacy Day today, Coronation and its literacy education partner Living Through Learning hosted over 60 Grade 1 students from Hillwood Primary in Lavender Hill at the Norval Foundation, where they experienced the joy of books, art and nature in richly stimulating surroundings. 8 Sep 2023 Read more

Food ubuntu for Madiba
According to Stats SA, 2.1million households in South Africa are officially food insecure. This Mandela Day, several companies including Coronation, joined forces with FoodForward SA to pack 150 tons of food for one million meals for the hungry. Packing events took place in Cape Town, Johannesburg and Durban. 21 Jul 2023 Read more

10 themes to guide the youth as they enter the workforce
Coronation CEO, Anton Pillay, says the next generation will help turn the economy around - but it takes commitment and creativity to do so. 15 Jun 2023 Read more

Coronation rolls out 21 mobile libraries to disadvantaged schools this World Book Day
Learners from Cypress Primary in Bridgetown celebrate the gift of new books in colourful fashion. 24 Apr 2023 Read more

The Big Read: Joy of reading ignited as learners from 8 Cape Flats schools celebrate World Read Aloud Day
Coronation and its literacy partner Living Through Learning spread joy at all their beneficiary schools and Reading Adventure Rooms in Cape Town as the learners read The Mouse Who Ate the Moon. 7 Feb 2023 Read more

A true inclusive education experience at Carel du Toit Centre on International Day of Education
Coronation sponsors the full tuition fee of 10 learners at Carel du Toit Centre, the only learning institution in Africa where deaf children learn to speak from diagnosis to Grade 3. 30 Jan 2023 Read more

Calling SA: Support Ladles of Love's Mandela Mosaic world record this Mandela Day
This Mandela Day, 18 July 2022, South African hunger relief organisation Ladles of Love invited the public to join its most ambitious food relief world record to date: To create the largest mosaic of food cans of Madiba's face and the SA flag to raise awareness and food aid for South African communities in need. 13 Jul 2022 Read more

World Book Day magic
The Grade 2 class of Vorentoe Primary School in Ravensmead were treated to a fun day of stories, books and a nutritious meal on Friday. This was part of a joint initiative by Coronation Fund Managers, food NPO Ladles of Love and literacy organisation Living Through Learning, to tackle the connection between hunger and poor learning outcomes in disadvantaged communities. 3 May 2022 Read more

Coronation invests in mobile digital classroom to support learners in Langa
This International Day of Education, Coronation CEO Anton Pillay highlighted the need to break down the barriers to a good education in South Africa. 24 Jan 2022 Read more

Coronation extends relief to vulnerable communities on World Food Day
October 2021: In celebration of World Food Day on 16 October, Coronation Fund Managers extended a helping hand to FoodForward SA, as part of their ongoing Covid-19 relief efforts since the onset of the pandemic. 27 Oct 2021 Read more

SA's main food security organisation gets R3m boost from Coronation ahead of second pandemic winter
Coronation doubles up its commitment to national food aid with R3m donation to Food Forward SA as the country faces worsening socio-economic hardships this winter 23 Jun 2021 Read more

Oh happy Book Day - Coronation donates over 1000 books to schools in Cape Town
The magic of books and reading came to life at Levana Primary in Lavender Hill when the learners received a big donation of children's books from Coronation Fund Managers in celebration of World Book Day on Friday, 23 April. The company, in partnership with literacy NGO Living Through Learning, supports various literacy initiatives around the country and donated over 1000 children's books to 20 primary schools around Cape Town in celebration of World Book Day this year. 11 May 2021 Read more

How 2020 may equip students to make an impact beyond expectations
The Covid-19 pandemic has profoundly disrupted life as we know it. Crucially, it is disproportionately affecting our youth and driving up our already dire youth unemployment rate. 23 Jun 2020 Read more

Coronation Fund Managers supports the Solidarity Fund
In response to the president's call for contributions, 90 employees and the senior leadership from Coronation Fund Managers are pledging a portion of their salaries for a period of three months to the Solidarity Fund. 24 Apr 2020 Read more

The best way to show yourself some love this February
There is truth in the saying that you have to love yourself first before you can love someone else. You work like crazy and you deserve to take the time to invest in yourself. With February being the month of love (and the end of tax season), it's the best time to show yourself (and your hard-earned money) some proper appreciation. You can do this by taking advantage of tax-free investments. If the finance speak is turning you off, just read on, because you should be excited about this (love) interest. 14 Feb 2020 Read more

Entrepreneurship initiative empowering SA's vital emerging farmers
While pervasive drought and hardship have driven a sharp decline in the number of emerging farmers across South Africa (SA), a hands-on agricultural entrepreneurship programme has provided an important lifeline to thousands of struggling small-scale farmers in the Western Cape and other provinces. 4 Feb 2020 Read more

Cape Town centre drives inclusion of hearing-impaired children in SA
As the world celebrates International Day of Persons with Disabilities (IDPD) on 3 December 2019, South Africa must focus on educational inclusion for people with disabilities, asset management firm Coronation said. 5 Dec 2019 Read more

Coronation honours SA teachers as key agents of social change
Improving the quality of education in South Africa lies at the heart of breaking the cycle of poverty, but our education system is in crisis and puts sustainable socio-economic development at risk. 8 Oct 2019 Read more

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