Applications for the 12 week Accelerator Programme are officially open!

Exciting opportunity for start-ups who wants to join our 12 week Accelerator programme in Cape Town The Innovation Incubator and Accelerator (InnovIA) programme runs over a 12 week period (05 September – 25 November), enabling aspiring Cape Town based social innovators and entrepreneurs to build scalable enterprises. WHY SHOULD YOU JOIN INNOVIA? You will have […]

MasterCard Foundation partners with RLabs to transition youth into sustainable livelihoods

Press Statement Release: Immediate The Digital Financial and Economic Inclusion for Youth (DFE4Y) Platform will leverage the power of technology and partnerships to address the youth unemployment challenge in South Africa 4,000 youth will transition into sustainable livelihoods Cape Town, July 6, 2016 – Reconstructed Living Lab (RLabs) today announced an investment of 2,000,000 Rand […]

67 Sentences: #Just10 Campaign

The Mandela initiative has seen many people do works of wonder for those who are less fortunate. This included people people offering up their time at old age homes. There were many who did blanket drives. There were those who just volunteered their time doing good for those who need it most. Many soup kitchens […]

We are fanatical about our Purpose

We are fanatical about our purpose and making HOPE contagious. Know what you’re going after. Too often people walk up and sigh because their alarm clocks seem to go off a little bit earlier every day. Doing this repeatedly causes one to adopt an “I’m forced to do it” mindset. Where as someone with purpose […]

InnovIA Applications are OPEN

Media Statement 26 May 2017 Release: Immediate RLabs InnovIA applications for Cohort 2 and 3 of 2016 are OPEN! Applications for Cohort 2 and 3 of the RLabs Innovation Incubator and Accelerator (InnovIA) 2016 programme are now open for Cape Town based startups. Aspirant social innovators and entrepreneurs who are passionate about making a difference […]

Stories on Display

RLabs celebrated its 7th year of serving communities across Cape Town in 2015 and hosted an exhibition and festival at Nantes Park in Bridgetown celebrating stories of hope of community members through various art forms. The event was hosted over 2 days and had more than 6,000 members from the community and special guests in […]