CEO SleepOut

5 July 2018. The Trustees of The CEO SleepOut™ Trust would like to extend their sincere apologies if they have offended anyone in their quest to raise funds for worthy causes, as this is certainly not its intent. The CEO SleepOut™ Trust has as its goal to receive donations from third parties in relation to The CEO SleepOut™ Events, provide funding and support services, and ensure the funds are disseminated to the appointed Primary Beneficiaries with absolute transparency and accountability....

4th July 2018. The CEO SleepOut™ Movement hosted School Brand Ambassadors from across the country at a Bootcamp on Friday 30th June in preparation for The Nelson Mandela School Sleepout™ - Empowered by Liliesleaf: For The Tomorrow Trust taking place on the 18th July 2018. Kat Ncala, Brand Ambassador for the School SleepOut™ would like to see 100 schools spend the night outdoors on their school grounds raising as many donations as possible for the country’s schools in need. Kat Ncala, speaking at the Bootcamp stated, “I am excited to be part of this #GlobalMovement that is equipping young people...

Johannesburg, 2nd July 2018. Launching for the first time in South Africa on the 18th July at Brandvlei Prison in the Western Cape, is the Prison-to-College Pipeline-SA (P2CP), one of the Secondary Beneficiaries of funds being raised through the 2 auctions taking place at Liliesleaf and on Robben Island as part of a series of events being organised by the CEO SleepOut™ Movement. Beneficiaries of The SleepOut™ Movement Events are selected for their tireless work within the 5 pillars required to alleviate homelessness and integrate vulnerable communities back into society, viz. Shelter; Healthcare; Nutrition; Education; and Community Upliftment. “Universities...

Johannesburg 29 June 2018. As more and more businesses shift their focus to making a positive social impact, so too, does corporate philanthropy efforts, become increasingly popular. How do business owners and entrepreneurs know that they’re investing in a worthy cause? The annual SleepOut™ Movement is one such initiative that C-Suite members, influencers and decision-makers from organisations throughout South Africa (including IQbusiness) choose to invest their time and money in. But when it comes to raising funds for worthy causes, is the juice really worth the squeeze?...

Johannesburg 28 June 2018. Brand Ambassadors for The SleepOut™ Movement Events are selected for the impact that they can make on the lives of the homeless and vulnerable communities. On what would have been Madiba's 100th birthday, Schools and Organisations across the country are invited to register their own The Nelson Mandela South Africa and School Sleepout™ Events- Empowered by Liliesleaf: For the Tomorrow Trust. Katlego Ncala, a Youth Ambassador, TV Presenter, Entrepreneur and Founder of the Katlego Ncala Foundation and Petropower South Africa has been appointed as Brand Ambassador for both The South Africa SleepOut™ and School SleepOut™ Events,...

Johannesburg, 20th June 2018. Brand Ambassadors for The SleepOut™ Movement Events are selected for the impact that they can make on the lives of the homeless and vulnerable communities. This year they include Dr. Makaziwe Mandela, Patron of The 2018 SleepOut™ Movement; Dr Brylyne Chitsunge, Pan African Ambassador for Food Security in Africa; Sir Nicholas Wolpe, Founder and CEO of the Liliesleaf Trust; Dr. Baz Dreisinger, Professor of English at John Jay College of Criminal Justice in New York City and Founder and Academic Director of the Prison-to-College Pipeline; Alec Hogg, Writer, Broadcaster and Publisher of Biznews. “We salute and...

Johannesburg, 18th June 2018. Beneficiaries of The SleepOut™ Movement Events are selected for their tireless work within the 5 pillars required to alleviate homelessness and integrate vulnerable communities back into society, viz. Shelter; Healthcare; Nutrition; Education; and Community Upliftment. In the past 36 months these Secondary Beneficiaries have received in excess of R3 561 298 – a direct contribution to the upliftment of the community. Taking place during July this year The 2018 SleepOut™ Movement Events embody two Special Chapters, The Nelson Mandela CEO SleepOut™ – Liliesleaf Edition on the 11th July and The Nelson Mandela Legacy SleepOut™ – Robben...

Johannesburg, 15th June 2018. Primary Beneficiaries appointed by The CEO Sleepout Trust™ for 2018 are Liliesleaf Farm and Museum and The Qunu Food Security Project. These Primary Beneficiaries will be awarded a portion of funds raised from a series of The SleepOut™ Movement Events taking place during July this year honouring the 100th anniversary of Nelson Mandela’s birthday. Donations by the Trust to Primary Beneficiaries from previous years’ events amounted to an impressive R38-Million. “Action without vision is only passing time, vision without action is merely day dreaming, but vision with action can change the world!”, Nelson Mandela....

Johannesburg 12 June 2018. On what would have been Madiba's 100th birthday, Schools across the country are invited to join in The Nelson Mandela School Sleepout™ - Empowered by Liliesleaf: For The Tomorrow Trust. The 2018 SleepOut™ Movement would like to see 200 Schools SleepOut™ on Wednesday 18 July on their premises and raise as many donations for the country’s schools in need, whilst collectively breaking a Guinness Book of Records for Madiba. In order to drive The Nelson Mandela School Sleepout™ Brand Ambassadors have been appointed at School’s across the country including Galway Primary School’s Grade 7 Lindo Sibanda....

Johannesburg 12 June 2018. On what would have been Madiba's 100th birthday, Schools across the country are invited to join in The Nelson Mandela School Sleepout™ - Empowered by Liliesleaf: For The Tomorrow Trust. The 2018 SleepOut™ Movement would like to see 200 Schools SleepOut™ on Wednesday 18 July on their premises and raise as many donations for the country’s schools in need, whilst collectively breaking a Guinness Book of Records for Madiba. In order to drive The Nelson Mandela School Sleepout™ Brand Ambassadors have been appointed at School’s across the country including Treverton High School’s Grade 11 Mathapelo Moloi....