Growbag at 100% Design, South Africa, Johannesburg

Growbag at 100% Design in Johannesburg

We are thrilled to be selected to participate amongst all the amazing creatives in South Africa! If you happen to be in Johannesburg from the 6th to the 10th August visit us at the 100% Design Exhibition – part of the Decorex. Find us at the Stand A 21, Hall 1 and say HI We’d…

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Gardening At The Pinocchio Crèche

Our latest community support project is the Pinocchio Crèche in Green point, a NGO founded by Maggie Shongwe in 1984. The creche is currently caring for roughly 60 children of domestic workers who work in the area. Maggie and her daughter Helen are focusing on the education of children but are also providing balanced and…

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Gardening In The Youth Care & Education Centre

Soil Fol Life’s communities stretch across Cape Town and so are our Growbag planters.. Today we had a follow up visit at the Youth Care and Education Center for boys. They come from troubled families and haven’t had it easy in the past – here they get direction and new orientation in life. Sandra, the…

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Visiting The Home Gardeners

This week I visited some of the Home Gardeners in the community of Bishop Lavis. They were amongst a number of participants of the Soil For Life programme and have received Growbag planters donated by Converse Africa by the end of last year. I’m always humbled by the way people create life out of a…

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Take 2 Exhibition at the Design Indaba

Growbag has been selected to be part of the TAKE 2 exhibition at the Design Indaba which is taking place last week of February in Cape Town. The exhibition is showcasing products that were created out of materials which are seen as waste – Designers that give 2nd life to objects. We are super proud…

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Make It New – WDC 2014 Exhibition

GROWbag has been chosen to take part in the Make It New showcase as part of the World Design Capital 2014 exhibitions in Cape Town. We are super excited and proud to be showcased amongst so many amazing designers we admire! The exhibition is at the Green Point Stadium.. A definite must see!!