THE DAWNING OF A NEW ERA
IN WHICH BUSINESS LEADERS ROSE UP TO USE THEIR SOCIAL INFLUENCE FOR THE GREATER GOOD.
The CEO SleepOut™ had its inaugural Event on Thursday 18 June 2015 on the streets of Sandton. In under 36 months, more than R52-million was raised and over R38-million donated to appointed Primary Beneficiaries. The Total Social Impact Value generated was more than R80-million.
For the total SleepOut™ Movement in Numbers from June 2015 – December 2017 – click here.
In its fourth year, The CEO SleepOut™ has raised more money than any other single event in South African history. C-Suite Members, Business Leaders, Influencers, Schools and South African citizens come together at various SleepOut™ Movement Events to uplift those less fortunate.
Significantly, the Minister of Trade and Industry, Rob Davies declared The SleepOut™ Movement a Protected Event in 2016, which elevates it to the status of the 2010 FIFA World Cup. This heralded a new era for social innovation in South Africa.