Tag Archives: Charity

Women’s Day – 9th August

National Women's Day

In South Africa, Women’s Day is a day to both celebrate women’s contribution to achieving freedom in South Africa, and more specifically, the actions of those women in 1956 who marched for their freedom and equality. On 9 August 1956, 20,000 women of…

Mandela Month

Mandela Month

Across the globe, on 18thJuly, the day of Mandela’s birthday, Mandela Day is celebrated to honour the legacy of our former President, Nelson Mandela. In South Africa, however, one day is simply not enough, and that is why we celebrate Mandela Month. In…

OurHood’s September Highlights

September has been an eventful month for OurHood. We have changed our Social Media strategy to allow us to highlight our top posts each week for different categories. We wanted to make sure that we proudly show off our top South African citizens,…