The business of shopping for Khayelitsha

Grocery shopping may get cheaper thanks to a new venture that helps people buy in bulk. Lakheni featured in CityPress, 13 August Read more here

South African company giving bulk buying power to low-income communities

How We Made it Africa talks to Lakheni about their prestigious nomination for the Innovation Prize for Africa. Full story here.

SA’s social enterprises falling through the cracks

Fin24 Article on challenges facing social enterprises Read more here

How social entrepreneurs can turn caring into cash

Feature article in the GSB Alumni Newsletter Two GSB graduates turned social entrepreneurs say if you want to make a difference through business you need to stop looking for broken things to fix [...]

AlphaCode, Merrill Lynch South Africa award 6 financial innovators R4m

Lakheni has been awarded seed funding of R 1 000 000 from Merrill Lynch South Africa in partnership with Alphacode. Read all about it here.

Bringing food closer in South Africa

The Raxa Collective talks Lakheni The Global Social Venture Competition (GSVC) provides aspiring entrepreneurs with mentoring, exposure, and $50,000 in prizes to transform their ideas into [...]

In SA’s townships, social entrepreneurs are creating a food deliver service

FastCompany, 11 Sept 2015 Lakheni is a service that could serve as a low-cost replacement for brick-and-mortar stores. Read here  

SAB Foundation selects finalists for Innovation Awards

Lakheni is one of the 14 finalist selected for this year’s SAB Foundation Innovation Awards. Read more here.  

Global innovators launched at UCT

Lakheni’s success at this year’s Global Student Venture Competition, held in London and San Francisco, featured on Skills Portal. Find article here  

New mobile app could help low-income families

Eye Witness News article on Lakheni. Read it here