Inyathelo's Blogspot

12November

The future of civil society today

The future of civil society today

By Dr Bheki Moyo, Adjunct Professor and Director, Centre for African Philanthropy

Originally published in the 2018 Inyathelo Annual Report

01October

Appointment of Ms Nazeema Mohamed as the Executive Director of Inyathelo

Appointment of Ms Nazeema Mohamed as the Executive Director of Inyathelo

We warmly welcome Ms Mohamed as the Executive Director to Inyathelo, as the organisation enters a new phase that complements the evolving role of higher education and civil society organisations.

23August

INYATHELO-TSHWANE UNIVERSITY R64 MILLION FUNDING SUCCESS STORY

INYATHELO-TSHWANE UNIVERSITY R64 MILLION FUNDING SUCCESS STORY

Tshwane University of Technology (TUT) has quadrupled its donor income in five years to R64,9 million in 2017, grown the number of fundraising and development staff from six to eleven, and compiled a huge alumni database of more than 150 000 people.

17August

NPO sector marks Mandela Day with #ThinkGood

NPO sector marks Mandela Day with #ThinkGood

(picture: AfrikaBurn creative projects director Lorraine Tanner, Words that Count consultant Melanie Jacobson and fundraiser/PR for Camphill Village, Janine Strumpher)

Some 230 representatives of over 150 non-profit organisations (NPOs) and civil society bodies gathered in Cape Town this week, as members of the NPO Service Providers Network shared their expertise on good governance and management and on strategies for the sustainability of NPOs.

13August

Inyathelo capacity development project doubles Durban University of Technology bursaries and staff

Inyathelo capacity development project doubles Durban University of Technology bursaries and staff

A DUT bursary handover ceremony.The Durban University of Technology (DUT) is reaping the benefits of an innovative, five year capacity development programme for university fundraisers.

08August

Online prospecting tool at Inyathelo

Online prospecting tool at Inyathelo

Visit Inyathelo’s welcoming Civil Society Sustainability Centre in Woodstock, and it’s highly likely that you’ll come across visitors making use of the Funding Finder service.

01August

American student volunteers support Cape Town NPOs

Nawaal Nacerodien, the South African director of Beyond Sports, with Chelbi Graham from Ohio and Marie Brockman from Pennsylvania.

Numerous Cape Town-based not-for-profit organisations (NPOs) have received a boost of youthful energy and expertise, thanks to 17 student volunteers who travelled all the way from the United States to make a difference in under-resourced communities.

30July

Alumni relations vital for varsity's success, growth

Alumni relations vital for varsity's success, growth

Zwakele Ngubane is director of advancement and alumni relations at the Durban University of Technology. He was interviewed by Business Times Careers about his work. 

11July

#NGOs4Africa Campaign, 9 July - 27 August 2018

#NGOs4Africa Campaign, 9 July - 27 August 2018

David Barnard on his #NGOs4Africa Campaign

07June

Interview with advancement graduate Zwakele Nugbane

Zwakele Nugbane

Inyathelo is holding its sixth annual course in Advancement and Resource Mobilisation from 16-21 July. We asked course graduate Zwakele Ngubane about his key learnings, and how he is applying them in his current post of Director of Advancement at the Durban University of Technology.

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