#NewBikeDay in Nelson Mandela Bay!

As Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality (NMBM) prepares to host 2018 IRONMAN 70.3 World Championships, the official Hosting City is distributing 50 Qhubeka Bicycles, matched by a further 50 from Volkswagen South Africa. The bicycles are being distributed at a ceremony in front of the Port Elizabeth Town Hall, hosted by Mayor Athol Trollip. The bicycles

Nokulunga’s Story

Nokulunga is 18 years old and received her Qhubeka Bicycle in August 2017. She says that her bicycle not only helps her to get to school earlier; it has also helped her to improve her academic results because she spends more time in class and has more time available to study. One day, she would

Movie ForQhubeka

Who doesn’t love a good film? Grab your popcorn and your friends and hold a Movie ForQhubeka fundraising event! You can Movie ForQhubeka however you like – at home on your couch, at the cinema, or a venue of your choice… it’s up to you! Movie ForQhubeka is one of our five new ForQhubeka fundraising

S’thembile’s story

S’thembile is 14 years old and in Grade 9. She lives in Bergville in KwaZulu-Natal and received a bicycle in April 2017. “I used to travel for 1hr and 30 minutes or more to school,” S’thembile says. But now with Qhubeka bicycle I only ride for 30 minutes or less. I’ve noticed that my life

Tour de Braai distributes bicycles to schoolchildren in Calitzdorp

Today, 60 children in Calitzdorp in the Western Cape received new, locally made Qhubeka Bicycles thanks to Tour de Braai and Investec. Tour de Braai – Travel on Gravel, is a bespoke cycling stage ride in South Africa and is also a luxury braai (BBQ) holiday. Tour de Braai aims to give participants a few

Biggest ever #NewBikeDay at Qhubeka

715 bicycles are being distributed at 5 locations across South Africa today! On 26 April, 715 Qhubeka Bicycles are being distributed at five events in three provinces. There will be one distribution in Gauteng, which will include Qhubeka’s first-ever distribution to an all-girls school, as well as two in the Western Cape and two in

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