Bidvest Protea Coin has in the past been involved in various community projects dating as far back as the inception of the company. Some of these projects include projects designed to improve skills development, entrepreneurial development, employment creation for the youth and general security training, to mention just a few. On the 24th of March 2017, the National Skills Authority held its National Skills Conference and Awards. Nominees for the awards included, Bidvest Protea Coin, various SETAs, National Departments, Provincial Departments, State Owned Enterprises, Municipalities and Companies (Large/SMMEs).
At the young age of 28 Rory Mcllroy is regarded as the future star of golf and often compared with the likes of Ernie Els, Tiger Woods and many other great players. Indeed Rory, alongside Jordan Spieth and Justin Day, have taken the whole world by storm as the leading swingman of the sport.