Category Archives: Projects

Chessboard by chessboard, pawn to king, TSMFL is busy changing education in South Africa.

The state of education in South Africa is a huge concern but there is a hope and a future for the young ones of this country as Tsogo Sun Moves for Life is slowly but surely implementing and making the … Continue reading

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TSMFL Management visits Mossel Bay

December 2014 TSMFL Management visited the Tsogo Sun sponsored schools in Mossel Bay with Mr George Lawerlot TSMFL tutor. Mr Harry Levendal Executive Deputy Major and Special projects joined us on the visit.     Thanks to the positive Foundation … Continue reading

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Chess in Tembisa

Tembisa is a large township situated to the north of Kempton Park on the East Rand, Gauteng, South Africa. The name Thembisa comes from the Zulu word “thembisa” meaning “promise”. It came about when black settlers of Johannesburg were being … Continue reading

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Thank you from – Mamelodi, Pretoria

Here is a lovely thank you letter from Boby Kubeka, one of our tutors in the Mahube Valley Community, *Mamelodi.                 Dear Moves for Life, We hereby bring an appreciation as the Mahube … Continue reading

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Tsogo Sun invests in schools chess programme

The Tsogo Sun hospitality group will invest R10 million in the Moves for Life School Chess Programme as part of its SunCares corporate social investment program. Recognising the age-old game’s educational potential the South African hospitality group wants to use the … Continue reading

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TSMFL systematic transformation of several SA Schools – Visit to Langebaan

Using CHESS as a tool, Tsogo Sun Moves for Life is busy with the systematic transformation of several South African Schools. Playing the game of chess is essential for transforming a child into a responsible, disciplined, and wise citizen. For … Continue reading

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Where is Mossel Bay?

During May 2014 TSMFL chess training took place at the Ridgeview, Groot Brak  and Isalathiso Primary Schools in Mossel Bay. TSMFL tutors encourage and train the school children to play chess. This initiative is sponsored by  the Garden Route Tsogo Sun … Continue reading

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Chess training in Mossel Bay

Thanks to our sponsor  the Garden Route Tsogo Sun another TSMFL chess initiative is active in the lovely coastal/harbour town of Mossel Bay. Wyna Roestorff the TSMFL Mossel Bay coordinator skilfully organises and contributes to the successful implementation of chess … Continue reading

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Pioneering chess in rural KZN – Ulundi & Richards Bay

Countless researchers and studies have shown over the years that chess does indeed strengthen a child’s mental clarity, fortitude, stability, and overall health. TSMFL started a few years ago to take chess to many rural areas of South Africa. Many … Continue reading

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Chess – Where in the world is Nkandla?

TSMFL  together with their sponsor PHPB  initiated several chess programs to uplift the learners of this small community in Nkandla. Some useful information about Nkandla. Nkandla is a town in the uThungulu district of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. It is the … Continue reading

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