The successful Reserves & Endowments seminar is coming to Johannesburg on 19th May. Organisation leaders and financial decision-makers are invited to join Sophie Hobbs from GreaterGood SA and Alan Wellburn from Citadel Wealth for an investment-focussed discussion on how to build and invest reserves, in a straight-forward, jargon-free forum.
The fifth draft of the Draft NPO Policy Framework on the Amendments of the Nonprofit Organisations Act 71 of 1997 was issued to NPOs ahead of a consultative meeting in Johannesburg at the end of March. The Nonprofit Organisations Directorate has clearly taken pains to address the concerns of civil society with this version of the framework, which recognises the valuable contribution and role of NPOs in building South Africa’s economy.
A well-managed reserve fund is a vital component of any organisation’s sustainability strategy. Reserves provide a safety net to carry organisations through the lean times but they also, crucially, offer the breathing space to enable meaningful collaboration, planning and growth so that organisations deliver the best, most transformative solutions to South Africa’s challenges. Alan Wellburn from Citadel Wealth Management explains.
The world’s first Social Franchising Accelerator has been established at the UCT Graduate School of Business Bertha Centre for Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship in partnership with the International Centre for Social Franchising (ICSF) and Franchising Plus.