Legend, Jantie Oosthuizen, needs your help to make more youngsters environmentally aware for very good reasons

Are you in the mood for some good news?  Is it time to point our children in the right direction with something so logical it should be patented. Lots of cool things are happening in the renewable energy field.  Renewable energy is a clean, inexhaustible resource which creates little to no harmful emissions. It is […]

The Starfish Story is Ubuntu at its best … reassuring us that every being on Earth is important

If you are a caring person no doubt you will have heard and it will resonate with you.  However, what does this have to do with our Legend, Mark Shortreed? The story goes like this … One day a man was walking along the beach when he noticed a boy picking something up and gently […]

When he returned from a life abroad, Matt Covarr was struck by the sense of community in his hometown and is doing something amazing to contribute towards it.

Where is the best place in the world to live?  You would need to have lived somewhere other than your hometown to be able to compare, right? Matthew Covarr believes that Plettenberg Bay is not only the most beautiful place in the world, but it is also enhanced by its caring community. Like most kids who grow […]

Who is this guy who finds it fun to be a Lunchbox Legend and cycle for kids?

Paul Leger tells us why Lunchbox ‘ticks all the boxes’ when he chooses where to invest his fundraising efforts. Consider what it takes to be a Lunchbox Legend in the Cape Town Cycle Tour.  You will join some other crazy people and cycle long distances and up high mountains. You will need to … Find […]

Brendon Morris has some interesting reasons that you will love.

The Cape Town Cycle Tour is daunting. So why is Brendon Morris cycling it in 2019? Brendon will be pedaling to educate children within poorer communities and, hopefully, help to save their lives . He will be dedicating his ride to his Mom, June Morris. Many caring people supported Brendon in 2018.  Can you guess which […]

Here is a challenge … start strengthening your legs or get your finger ready if you care about elephants.

Did you know that there is thought to be only one free roaming elephant left hiding in the Knysna Forest?  Did you know that elephants are a “keystone species”, meaning that they look after the place where they live, which helps other animals?  What will happen if our youth follow the example of their forefathers and […]

The answer depends on whether you are drinking from the glass or filling it!

As South Africans it troubles us that there are some inequalities in our society that it will take decades to correct. Many wish that there was some way they could help to make the lives of children better. However, they are often not close enough to the community to make a real difference and are […]

Lunchbox Theatre are fascinated by Trees and may have uncovered new evidence that they are amazing intelligent, selflessness and co-operative beings.

Trees are just bits of wood and leaves, right?  They only move with the wind and they do not communicate, right?  Wrong!  They are actually very intelligent and sociable beings. And their dynamic social networks function on one basic principal. They seek Harmony. Name one teacher who is not seeking harmony? According to Joe McCarthy, trees […]

Lunchbox Theatre have a wonderful, fun tool to keep your children interested in their natural surroundings and build closer family bonds.

Think about it … where on this planet are there no birds? The bottom of the ocean? Except for that remote place, they are everywhere! Learning about our feathered friends, as a family, can be one of the most rewarding, natural pastimes available in this day and age. And we have a fantabulous series of […]