South African Breweries has embarked on the Public Interest Commitment programme for a number of reasons; one of which is to allow the communities we operate in to prosper. We have committed to invest R1 billion over the next 5 years. Our investment strategy encompasses agricultural and entrepreneurship development, as well as societal upliftment. IN IT FOR THE LONG RUN Investing in our communities is a bold statement for a corporate entity like ours to make, but it fills us with pride and a want to do more when we see how others benefit from our social upliftment programs. The success-hungry and aspiring individuals whom we support, have not only learned and gained from us but we have also learned vital lessons from them that are helping us to grow a company that contributes to creating a better world for all. Click play to see what a bit of support can do for one’s growth, including ours. FEZILE MSOMI Fezile Msomi is a young female who farms hydroponics in a place you’d least expect. We are excited to see where her continuous growth takes her. MAPULA SEBOKU Mapula’s life and crop has changed forever, in the best way possible. She’s shown us the true meaning of harvesting hard work. FUNEKA KHUMALO Funeka started off with big dreams and persevered to reach them alongside many other successes. MZOKHONA MVEMVE Mzokhona has created a lot possibilities for our farmers. As the Operations Director of Farmsol Africa, he understands the challenges that farmers face. He and his team have worked onsite with our farmers to give them the best tools and skills to be as successful as they can. “IF YOU WANT TO GO FAST, GO ALONE. IF YOU WANT TO GO FAR, GO TOGETHER.” —AFRICAN PROVERB We’re hoping to build a better world for the next +100 years. Join us?