PamWhen Lisa Bensch married Pieter Visagie in Stellenbosch in April, it was definitely a family affair. Lisa walked down the aisle with her mom. And when the pastor called for the ring Lisa’s younger sister led the other member of the family down the aisle – Lisa’s beloved guide dog, Pam whose role was that of ring-bearer.

We have booksHaving raised over R21-million for charities across the country this past financial year, the MySchool MyVillage MyPlanet fundraising programme offered a helping hand this past festive season through their national Spirit of Giving campaign. A collaboration between MySchool, Woolworths, and Evalunet, plus the MySchool cardholders, the initiative’s aim was to mobilise the public to donate 10 000 meals, reading books and education software to four worthy recipients across the country.

QuoriWiseman Ndwandwe can attest to the fact that it’s not always easy travelling with a guide dog. Wiseman is in charge of public relations at the Association for the Deaf and Blind in Durban, and each day he travels between his home in Kwa-Mashu and the city with his guide dog, Quori.

MySchool TravelMySchool Travel ( is a full travel portal which offers the best rates and most comprehensive inventory of flights, accommodation, travel packages and car hire in the market. PLUS, when purchasing any of these travel items online, you can use your MySchool MyPlanet MyVillage card to earn valuable funds for your school and/or charity!