350 more bicycles for Bergville schoolchildren

On 19 April, 350 children from Tholithemba, Qhozo, Ubulinga, and Maqoqa schools in Bergville, KwaZulu-Natal, received Qhubeka Bicycles, funded by Volkswagen South Africa. The children are part of a Qhubeka learn-to-earn programme implemented in the region by World Vision South Africa. The bicycles will help them to travel to school more quickly, easily and regularly.

#MechanicMondays: Gopolang Patrick Loeto

Qhubeka aims to train bicycle mechanics in the communities in which we work, which ensures the bicycles we distribute get the maintenance and service they need, keeping them in riding condition. It also helps to create new economic opportunities for the mechanics, who are trained not only in how to maintain and repair bicycles, but

First 50 Qhubeka Bicycles from Real Bicycle Co.

For a long time, Qhubeka imported bicycle components from abroad, but we are excited to share with you that we’ve begun the process of working to ensure that our Qhubeka Bicycles will be designed, manufactured and assembled locally in South Africa. Click to Tweet. Real Bicycle Co. is a fully owned subsidiary of Qhubeka and

Notice of Annual General Meeting

Notice is hereby given that the Annual General Meeting of Qhubeka Charity, a Non-Profit Company registered in South Africa and incorporated for public benefit, will take place on 3 May 2018. The meeting will address Qhubeka’s 2017 operations, the financial standing and such other business as may be transacted at an Annual General Meeting. The

250 schoolchildren receive new Qhubeka Bicycles during Absa Cape Epic

On 22 and 23 March 2018, a total of 250 schoolchildren received new Qhubeka Bicycles at Klein Nederburg High School in Paarl, in South Africa’s Western Cape province. These bicycles have been funded by Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka (113) and by the 2017 Absa Cape Epic teams who raced for Qhubeka (137). “We really

Meet Kika and find out how bicycles can change lives for children like her

We’re thrilled to share this animation by Matchfire Motion with you – it shows one of the ways that a bicycle can change someone’s life. Please help us share the message (you can click on the box below to Tweet or copy and share this YouTube video link: https://youtu.be/FZBx5Z1r4vM). Here’s what Matchfire Motion has to

Dimension Data UAE takes on kilometres for Qhubeka

At the recent Tour of Dubai, the Dimension Data team for the United Arab Emirates (UAE) committed to do “a kilometer for Qhubeka”. Dimension Data is the title sponsor for Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka, which was racing at the Tour of Dubai, and Dimension Data employees in the region came up with cool idea

Let’s #PressforProgress this International Women’s Day

This International Women’s Day (#IWD2018), we’re asking you to join us to #PressforProgress by motivating and uniting friends, colleagues and whole communities to think, act and be gender inclusive. We strive towards improving gender parity through our work and are inspired by the women we meet every day who are leading the way. From school

Building win-win partnerships with South African business and individuals

As responsible corporate citizens of South Africa, local businesses are seeking to make a tangible and positive difference in South Africa, while meeting their business objectives and B-BBEE scorecard requirements. At Qhubeka, we get excited about this, because we see room for mutually beneficial partnerships that benefit business, communities and the economy. Qhubeka’s name is

#MechanicMondays: Isaac Mathebula

Qhubeka aims to train bicycle mechanics in the communities in which we work, which ensures the bicycles we distribute get the maintenance and service they need, keeping them in riding condition. It also helps to create new economic opportunities for the mechanics, who are trained not only in how to maintain and repair bicycles, but