Jenny is a brand ambassador for StreetSmart, an organisation which has been helping street children in South Africa since 2005. They raise funds in partnership with restaurants, changing lives R5 at a time.
Wynberg Rotary’s Last Night of the Proms
Jenny Handley Performance has been involved with the Wynberg Rotary Club for seven years, helping them gain public exposure for their biggest annual fundraising event. 2015 marked the 30th anniversary of The Last Night of the Proms. Renowned Richard Cock uses his talents to conduct massed choirs and the Cape Town Proms Orchestra and the Cape Town Highlanders, a firm favourite, pipes the audience back in for the second half, in which balloon races, streamers and sing-a-longs to perennial favourites, lighten the tone.
Hospice Palliative Care Association of South Africa
Jenny Handley Performance conceptualised and managed brand campaigns for the Hospice Palliative Care Association of South Africa, with Lucas Radebe, Jacques Kallis and Achmat Hassiem as the “ambassadors” of Hospice.
For Hospice Week in May and World Hospice and Palliative Care Day in October JHP co-ordinates a sponsored advertising campaign by securing free advertising space in magazines, national newspapers, radio stations and television. To date more than R20 million has been sponsored for free publicity and helping create awareness.
Jenny Handley Performance conceptualised and opened the first Butterfly Box designer charity shop in Threads Project, Cape Town in 2015, a great success. The Butterfly Box spread it's wings even further and has a pop-up component where it appears in businesses for a day. FCB hosted two pop-ups for World Hospice Palliative Care Day in October 2016.
Grapevine has sponsored the “Virtual Voices” SMS campaign since 2009, where anyone can SMS “hospice” to 40772 to donate R20 to Hospice (network and admin fees apply).
In addition to partnering with SABMiller to provide quality material for entrepreneurs in Raise your Profile, Jenny has trained their national KickStart finalists in raising their profiles, and the Western Cape and Eastern Cape regional finalists in brand and media training.