Shutterway: The LifeMatters Foundation

In 2002 The LifeMatters Foundation was established by the Meadowridge Baptist Church (now Connect Church). It has grown into a whole network of programmes to serve disadvantaged and at-risk Primary School learners. They focus on both academic and life skills development. LifeMatters Academic Portfolio Under the Academic Portfolio, they have two programmes that they run.  The first …

LifeMatters Foundation: Making a difference one small step at a time.

Shutterway is proud to be a supporter of the Life Matters Foundation and we believe that giving something back to society can make a big difference in the lives of those less fortunate.  We have embraced transactional giving and corporate social responsibility in our company ethos. A recent literacy survey by PIRLS (Progress in International Reading and …

Charity Project – Mini Footsteps Kindergarten

It goes without saying that education is one of the most important gifts a child can receive. It stimulates young minds and opens up a world of possibilities, setting the course for a child’s future and laying the groundwork for a successful life. Education is also a right, and when this right is threatened by …

Life Matters Foundation: Your Support is Changing Lives!

Established in 2002, The Life Matters Foundation has since effected lasting, positive change in many children’s lives. Shutterway is proud to be a supporter of their vital cause! We believe that by investing in education intervention we are helping to alleviate negative social circumstances that often lead to crime. The Life Matters Foundation continues to …

Life Matters Foundation Fundraiser a Resounding Success!

Founded in 2002 with a vision to serve the community schools in a relevant, creative way, The Life Matters Foundation has since contributed to the lasting, positive change in many children’s lives. Shutterway is extremely proud to be a supporter of their worthy cause and the passionate work that goes into the initiative. We attended …

The LifeMatters Foundation Continues to Experience Positive Growth

As outlined in previous articles, Shutterway has committed a monthly donation to aid the valiant work The LifeMatters Foundation does. Their dedicated team of staff and volunteers are passionate, caring and making a visible difference in children’s lives in many wonderful ways. It’s because of this hard work that The LifeMatters Foundation continues to experience …

The Tavern Intervention Programme for Men

Reintroduced in late 2014 by South African Breweries, the Tavern Intervention Programme for Men, or TIP, is a series of workshops carried out in taverns across South Africa. The six-session workshop aims to inspire and change men who have been identified by law enforcement and their community as perpetrators of social crime, mostly as a …

Shutterway Commends the Life Matters Foundation

Shutterway champions the safety of South Africa’s citizens and wholeheartedly believes in the future of our beautiful country. It’s for this reason that we proudly support and sponsor the Life Matters Foundation, an admirable initiative that educates children from gang and poverty ravaged areas. The company’s vision is “to serve the community schools in a …

MEP Seeks to Unlock Potential in Prisoners

The consequences of crime echo through the lives of all who it affects, and not just the victims. The perpetrators, too, find that options for the rest of their lives have been radically limited. The Message Entrepreneurship Programme seeks to correct this by unlocking the “God-given potential of young incarcerated men, empowering them to become world changers, so …

Shutterway Rides for the African Angels Independent School

Shutterway is proud to have contributed to the Riding for the African Angels Independent School initiative. Along with the support of Harcourts and mountain bikers both local and international, we were able to raise R55, 000 towards the school’s teacher-training programme. This is nothing short of astounding, and Shutterway is privileged to have taken part …