On 24 June 2019, Swaziland authorities made contact with the South African Police Service stating they have with them a South African gentleman who cannot
The kids and staff at Tshepo Themba Disability Homecare Centre in Brits were excited when the Gift of the Givers truck pulled into their driveway. The centre takes care of 22 kids with various disabilities. We delivered the following items:
- 20 x Mattresses
- 30 TFG Blankets
- 2 x Gas Stoves with Gas Bottles
- Big Table
- Bulk Food
- 2 x Wheelchairs
- Toys and Stationery
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A donation of 100 hygiene packs, 13 boxes washing powder and 12 boxes of noodles was donated to Mangercare Centre for the elderly and vulnerable.
Gift of the Givers hosted a Rugby Tournament with Ikageng Rugby Development Club at the CPUT Campus in Bellvulle over the Easter weekend. 160 rugby players (girls and boys) from disadvantaged homes, ages 14 to 18, residing in Potchefstroom had the opportunity to play against other teams. This event was organised to foster teamwork and togetherness, to empower, mentor, cultivate and empower them
Gift of the Givers distributes 1200 pairs of shoes to the community of Leandra in Mpumalanga at a school called Al Hudah. The children, women and men were delighted. Many arrived without shoes. In addition the children received 200 sweet packs.
90 TFG blankets were given to the physically and mentally challenged children at Ikhayalethu Home of Love & Care.
Gift of the Givers in partnership with Boxer Store supplied a creche in Pietermaritzburg with:
- Bulk Food
- 10 Mattresses
- 15 Blankets
- 15 Play Dough
- 20lt Sta-Soft Fabric Softener
- 20lt Handy Andy
- 20 x 20s Baby Diapers
Gift of the Givers donates 250 Personal Hygiene Packs to the Social Workers at Greys Hospital.
Total Project Value: R100 000.00
Gift of the Givers distributed 300 Personal Hygiene, Detergent Packs and Butter to the underprivileged community of Ebungcweleni in Pietermaritzburg.
Total Project Value: R120 000.00.
- 300 TFG Blanket
- s300 Sweet Packs
- 300 Chocolates
- 300 Toys
- 300 Kids Milk
- 6 Bags of Washing Powder
Gift of the Givers with NBC Universal distributes 200 sweet packs and 200 toy cars to kids in Alexandra.
Total Project Value: R36 000.00
Total Project Value: R10 000.00
Gift of the Givers distributes Soup and Detergent Packs to 500 underprivileged community members in Hopewell, Pietermaritzburg.
Total Project Value: R200 000.00.
Gift of the Givers distributes margarine and ice cream to the following institutions in Pietermaritzburg:
- P. Pillay Home
- M. L. Sultan Frail Care Centre
- Sunlit Gardens Home for Children
- KZN Blind & Deaf Society
- 500 Sweet Packs
- 500 Kit Kat Chocolates
- 500 Toys
- 500 Nutri Kids Milk
- 500 TFG Blankets
- 10 Bags of Washing Powder
Rotary made their way to the KwaMakutha where the community underwent several free medical tests. The Gift of the Givers team joined Rotary by providing 150 detergent packs.
Gift of the Givers visits Lentegeur in Mitchells Plain which is plagued by gangsterism and drugs. The team distributes:
- Ponds Cream
- Washing Powder
- Knorrox Soup
- Robertson Herbs
Total Project Value: R81 434.26.
Sounds of joy echoed through the community of Kwanogcoyi SP School and the community of Nongoma as the team unpacked the water. A community in constant need of water as the effects of drought still impact them. The children could not hold back their excitement and offered to assist the team to distribute the aid items.
All of the above was made possible due to a wonderful partnership between Gift
Total Project Value: R95 000.00
Gift of the Givers distributes 500 Personal Hygiene Packs and Stork Margarine to 500 recipients in the Eastwood community in Pietermaritzburg.
Total Project Value: R200 000.00Read more
Pre-Ramadaan community outreach project took place at Masjidul Aamina where 2000 Tafelsig residents received:
- Sweet Packs
- Groote Schuur Blankets
- Plastic Containers
- Disposable Nappies
- Head Scarves
- Rama Margarine
Total Project Value: R340 554.49.Read more
Gift of the Givers distributes clothing and other aid items to the Jozini community.
- 7 Bales of Clothing
- 500x 735ml Omo Concentrated
- 2016 x 250g Flora Tubs
- 500 Food Parcels
- 500 Personal Hygiene Packs
- 41 Cases of Kit Kat Chocolate
Total Project Value: R505 170.00.
Gift of the Givers provided party packs to the learners of the Eastville Islamic Society Madressa on their Fun Day & Jalsa in Eastridge Mitchell's Plain.
Gift of the Givers visited an impoverished community in Phongola / Mpoloba area, where we distributed:
- Food Parcels
- Mealie Meal
- Sugar Beans
- Cooking Oil
- Personal Hygiene Packs
- Omo Liquid
- Sleeper Couches
- TFG Blankets
Our team was joined by the Deputy Mayor, Mrs Mvelase, and the Chief of Mpoloba, Mr Ngwenya.
Gift of the Givers distributed Soup and Personal Hygiene Packs to 120 people living in Welbedact, Durban.
Total Project Value: R96 000.00.
- Three Little Birds
- Affordable Creche
- Blue Sea Day Care
- Bramley Primary School
- Alexandra Village
- University of Johannesburg
Gift of the Givers distributes Detergents, Flora Margarine and Toothpaste to the 400 underprivileged people in the Mpushini community.
Total Project Value: R72 800.00.
Gift of the Givers distributes Ice Cream donated by Unilever to 62 000 people all over the Gauteng province.
Gift of the Givers continues it community outreach project in Eerste River where 600 community members received:
- Hygiene Packs
Total Project Value: R179 116.95.
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Many in the community shared the same sentiment, it’s the first time a distribution of this nature took place in their community. 1000's lined up patiently to receive there donations. Sir Lowry Pass Village, Chris Nissen Park, Lwandle, Gustov & Crosby received juice and margarine from Gift of the Givers:
- 6000 x 1lt Fruit Juice
- 1704 x 200ml Fruit Juice
- 7600 x 250g Rama Margarine
- 1080 x 1kg
Thamboville, Copesville and Inkululeko Informal Settlement in Pietermaritzburg received 2664 x 500g Flora Margarine and 13 032 x 50ml Colgate Toothpaste from Gift of the Givers.
Total Project Value: R340 560.00.
- TFG Blanket
- Sweet Pack
- Aero Chocolate
- Tin of Milk
Gift of the Givers distributes aid to 300 underprivileged people on Point Road, Durban.
- 300 Personal Hygiene Packs
- 300 Soup Packs
- 300 x 340ml Cans of Juice
Total Project Value: R183 000.00Read more
Gift of the Givers and the Islamic Medical Association distributed Blankets, Rama Margarine and Cerevita to the Phumlani community who have recently been affected by the flooding and severe wind damage in Cape Town.
Total Project Value: R28 281.90
The Association for the Physically Challenged received new sheets and pillows from the Gift of the Givers team. Additionally our team handed over 20 boxes of latex gloves, bulk food, detergents and hygiene products.
Gift of the Givers handed over furniture, 2 cupboads and 10 chairs, to Pietermaritzburg Association For The Aged (PAFTA).
Total Project Value: R3 800.00.
Benoni Spurs and the Palestine Walk for Freedom Committee hosted Gift of the Givers' Dr Malik from Gaza. He gave the guests an update on progress made at the GOTG Women and Child Care Centre.
Benoni Spurs donates R135 000.00 to Gift of the Givers toward our Gaza relief projects.
Later the teams handed out 300 blankets, food parcels, bottled water and soup to residents in Actionville and Watville.
Gift of the Givers donates washing powder and Vim to the Johannesburg Zoo and it's on site veterinary hospital as well as the Rahima Moosa Mother and Child Hospital and Helen Joseph Hospital. Thanks to Unilever for these hygiene products which will be used to sanitize cages, surfaces and bedding.
The following institutions received Rama Margarine from Gift of the Givers:
- SOS Children's Village - 20 boxes
- Redi Disabled Care Centre - 20 boxes
- Hope House - 20 boxes
- Chesire Home - 34 boxes
Total Project Value: R37 800.00.
Gift of the Givers donated 200 TFG Blankets to all the grannies present at Mimosa Primary School in Bonteheuwel.
Pre-Ramadaan distributions continue this time in Delft where community members received:
- Plastic Kitchen Ware
- Bedding with Pillows
- Disposable Nappies
- Rama Margarine
Total Project Value R486 302.52.
The distribution of margarine continued in the Matshapa region. We distributed 2 x 500g of margarine to each person in the following villages:
The rain did not deter the villagers in Mbabane from receiving their share:
- Nhlanganisweni Mpolonjeni
A total of 316 boxes at a cost of R142 000.00 was distributed.