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For more than 170 years, Old Mutual has contributed to social development in South Africa by investing in local initiatives such as sporting events, education, arts and culture. The knowledge and experience gained from partnering with community groups and organisations on some of South Africa’s leading events has resulted in wisdom, and wisdom shared inspires others to do great things.


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July 6, 2016   |  Social Responsibility
Camp I Am is an educational program, for children in grades 4-10, focusing on youth who live in under-resourced communities. It runs a school holiday program and supporting activities during the school year; with holiday camps in Orange Farm and Finetown in Johannesburg South. Camp I Am supports efforts to improve the educational outcomes by providing a variety of experiences for campers, and collaborates with the Department of Basic Education,……
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April 3, 2016   |  Social Responsibility
In the Northern Cape, driving 400km is just like popping around the corner. This seems to be the general attitude of the folk living in Kimberley where we've arrived this afternooon. Distance isn't a problem and 'popping in' to see someone is the norm. So our visit from Cape Town, via Bloemfontein and Botshabelo, is very much appreciated by Old Mutual Area Manager Jannie Jacobs (below) and St John Centre……
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March 31, 2016   |  Social Responsibility
For those who don't know, Botshabelo is a small town in the eastern Free State. The settlement was originally established in the late 1970s as part of segregated urban planning and is about 60km from the economic hub of Bloemfontein. Today, the area is still plagued with unemployment and poverty, so it's no surprise when one of the first things we're told on our #Journey2 road trip visit to Ntemoseng……
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March 29, 2016   |  Social Responsibility
Joseph Mnensa (36) holds a black belt in Taekwon-Do, Akido, Hapkido & Yojindo. He's represented South Africa in international Taekwondo World Championships held in Russia (2009) and Bulgaria (2015). And later this year he'll be jetting off to Miami, USA to represent South Africa at the International Sport Kickboxing Association World Championships. Joseph is also an Old Mutual employee and a Staff Community Builder. Old Mutual employee, community volunteer and……
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March 27, 2016   |  Social Responsibility
The drive from Riebeek West to Wolseley takes one through the beautiful Witzenberg and Skuweberg mountains. The area is perfect for farming and is renowned for it's scenic vineyards and abundant fruit orchards. so it's no surprise that we find ourselves stuck behind a tractor towing wagons loaded with grapes. The produce for our visit ahead though are pears, and more specifically Agri-Life Fruit (Pty) Ltd. A major focus of the……
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