Tag Archives: Local Businesses

Local Business Highlight: Sidewalk Specials

Today we want to thank Sidewalk Specials for our newest member of the OurHood team, Lady.  About 1 year old, Lady is a foster from Sidewalk Specials, a non-profit dog-rescuing company set up by British born Rachel Sylvester. Despite moving to South Africa…

The Power of Local: OurHood’s upcoming update & Proudly South African

The Power of Local

With our latest update just around the corner we thought we would give you a sneak preview into one of its new features and our reasoning behind it. One of the features we are most excited about with the OurHood’s latest update, is…

Local is lekker! Support your hood’s businesses

Local is lekker. This phrase underpins the importance of supporting your neighbourhood businesses. Popping into the mall may seem like an easy shopping option. But you’re undermining your local economy. Look around you, have you ever considered the businesses in your hood? Local…