Tag Archives: connecting

Share the Hood love across South-Africa

It might be the most spoken topic ever, love. It appears in almost every movie, every book and every song. And yes, at OurHood we have learned to fall in love with our neighbourhood, whether it is because of your neighbours, the environment…

OurHood – Connecting people, connecting resources!

With new apps like airbnb, Uber, and yours truly surfacing every day, the global digital sphere is becoming saturated with different products and services, all of which create extra Noise! Because of this saturation, economic terms such as “sharing economy”, “peer economy”, and “collaborative consumption” are getting…

Nelson Mandela Day

“It is easy to break down and destroy. The heroes are those who make peace and build.” Celebrated each year on 18 July, Nelson Mandela Day aims to inspire a ripple of good needs throughout the world, and looks to encourage individuals, communities,…

OurHood is Hiring!

OurHood is looking for a Software Engineer to join our rapidly expanding, start-up company based in Cape Town. This is a great opportunity to be involved in interesting work and make an impact on communities. [expand title=”Read More…“] Qualifications and skills: – You’re…

Collaborative Consumption and the Sharing Economy

Today’s fast paced world is filled with consumerism, competition and endless amounts of consumption. We see this everywhere as the average individual is bombarded with all types of advertisements for a wide selection of products and services on a daily basis. Companies strive…

OurHood!

 OurHood.co.za – a social network designed to improve neighbourhoods and strengthen communities – is live!  OurHood provides an online platform for residents to communicate with each other on any device. Local Neighbourhood Watches and community groups will no longer have to rely on…