Behind every success and every achievement, there is a person – a single dedicated human being – who is the driving force to making a difference.  Join us as we honour these individuals – our heroes – the one’s who make life a little better, one step at a time. Regular blog posts will feature our everyday heroes.

The Heroes Blog is written by Nikki Brighton. Read more of her articles by clicking here.

Londani Mtshali

“I dream about mud,”  Londani Mtshali says with a smile, “Before I go to sleep I use the quiet time…

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Bradley Gibbons

Bradley Gibbons clearly remembers his decision to spend his life working in Nature. He was four years old.  “Every Wednesday…

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Nkanyiso Ndlela

Special Eco-Star After finishing school, Nkanyiso volunteered at WESSA in Howick and began his journey to becoming a well-liked and…

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Kevin Khumalo

Kevin Khumalo walks his talk. After a day spent helping creatures in distress and advising people on how to take…

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Sanele Nxumalo

Growing up in the hills around Pietermaritzburg, Sanele Nxumalo and his mates would explore the forested slopes looking for wild…

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Julie Hay

There is magic happening at the Rainbow headquarters at Rotunda. Ordinary, everyday things which are usually discarded are being transformed…

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Archived Editions

N3TC published the Heroes book from 2012 until 2015, and as of 2016, the stories are now published via the Heroes Blog.

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2013 Heroes

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2012 Heroes

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