5 Celebs who give back


These Mzansi celebs are doing their bit to better the lives of South Africans. There are many more not featured here, but are doing just as much charity work... will you join them and do something for your community?

DJ Sbu

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The DJ, entrepreneur and motivational speaker is popular for his charity work through his Sibusiso Leope Education Foundation, which helps underprivileged matriculants further their studies.

Mo Flava

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Metro FM’s afternoon drive time show host has his annual - now in its seventh year running – bursary initiative in partnership with Boston Media House to award deserving students the opportunity to further their studies in radio, TV, music production, and graphic design, among other media related degrees.

Thando Thabethe

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Through her annual Make It Stop campaign which includes an annual celebrity netball challenge that takes place every Women’s Day, Thando creates awareness on violence against women and children.

Somizi Mhlongo

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To assist underprivileged matriculants the bubbly Idols SA judge hosts a drive for the public to donate dresses and suits.

Danny K and Kabelo Mabalane

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Through SHOUT, an anti-crime initiative that they created after the murder of local reggae artist, Lucky Dube, the musicians record a song in collaborating with a string of other artists. The money raised from the sales of the song goes towards building SHOUT libraries.

Pictures: Instagram

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