Inyathelo's Blogspot

28March

Inyathelo extends its deepest sympathies - Ahmed Kathrada 1929 - 2017

Inyathelo extends its deepest sympathies - Ahmed Kathrada 1929 - 2017

Inyathelo extends its deepest sympathies to friends and family of activist Ahmed Kathrada, who died in Johannesburg on Tuesday morning (28 March 2017).

21March

It’s That Time! The Non-Profit External Audit

It’s That Time! The Non-Profit External Audit

Inyathelo's Finance Director, Soraya Joonas, shares her insights in completing an external non-profit audit. 

16March

Inyathelo appoints new executive director Jessica Rees-Jones

Inyathelo appoints new executive director Jessica Rees-Jones

Inyathelo, the South African Institute for Advancement, has announced the appointment of Jessica Rees-Jones as its new executive director from 1 April.

 

28February

2017 Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation annual letter: A message of hope

2017 Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation annual letter: A message of hope

This year, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation annual letter is addressed to their friend, Warren Buffett, who in 2006 donated the bulk of his fortune to the Gates Foundation. A few months ago, Warren Buffett asked the Gates’ to reflect on the impact his gift has had on the world.

 

27February

Connecting South African grant seekers to a world of funding opportunities

Connecting South African grant seekers to a world of funding opportunities

Many local, under-funded non-profit organisations (NPOs) are struggling to deliver much-needed goods and services under tough economic conditions – but a lifeline could be found in a welcoming office in Woodstock, Cape Town.

23February

[EVENT] Strategy and Fundraising Workshop: 27-28 March 2017

[EVENT] Strategy and Fundraising Workshop: 27-28 March 2017

We would like to invite you to a workshop on strategy, creating a fundraising plan and refining your ask.

08February

The higher education fees tsunami

The higher education fees tsunami

 

By Khairoonisa Foflonker, Inyathelo Programme Co-ordinator

This article was originally published in the 2016 Inyathelo Annual Report.

Inyathelo’s role has been to provide higher education institutions and civil society organisations with training and technical support in order to strengthen their financial sustainability. 

30January

Advancement: a way of thinking about organisational sustainability

Advancement: a way of thinking about organisational sustainability

By Lizel Shepherd, Programme Coordinator, Advancement Training and Support

This article was originally published in the 2016 Inyathel Annual Report.

"Advancement is a multi-layered approach to engaging the external environment and encourages organisations to work in an integrated way to attract the resources optimal for sustainability

23January

Building professional practice in the advancement field

Nazli Abrahams, Programme Director, Inyathelo

By Nazli Abrahams, Programme Director, Inyathelo

This article is also available in Inyathelo's Annual Report

"Over the long term, the aim is to facilitate the establishment of Advancement as an area of professional study in Africa, more expressly as a specialist postgraduate university qualification."

10January

Nomfundo Walaza speaks at UCT graduation ceremony

Nomfundo Walaza speaks at UCT graduation ceremony

Nomfundo Walaza, Caretaker Executive Director of Inyathelo and UCT alumnus, addressed the advanced degree qualifiers from the Faculties of Health Sciences, Science and Commerce at the UCT graduation ceremonies this past December.

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