Overview

In 2004, Dr Imtiaz Sooliman, Founder and Chairman of the Gift of the Givers Foundation developed and piloted the world's first ground nut - soya milk High Energy Protein Supplement called Sibusiso Ready Food Supplement (SRFS). Through the disaster relief work it was noted that persons receiving food relief were still sub-clinically malnourished.

The aim was to develop a nutritional supplement to meet the dietary challenges of people in disaster situations where there is limited access to clean, safe water, refrigeration and poor hygiene and sanitation practices.Sibusiso is indicated in cases of weight loss, muscle wasting, low energy levels, nutritional challenges, weakness and decreased appetite.

Currently, it’s being used by 230 health facilities in South Africa, Malawi, Lesotho and Botswana. It has been accepted and endorsed by the Department of Health as a highly effective nutrient supplement for debilitating conditions such as malnutrition, tuberculosis and HIV, Aids. However, it’s also suitable for those with high energy needs such as sports people or students.

For more information on the supplement, read the Sibusiso section, contact 0800 566 786 or visit the dedicated website www.sibusiso.net.

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08/12/2013 - KZN Distribution

08/12/2013 - KZN Distribution

GOTG distributes Sibusiso Ready Food to communities in Durban.

RecipientQuantityProject Value    
Teresanne Hall, Sydenham

120 Personal Hygiene Packs

120 Sibusiso Ready Food

R55 800.00
Fairview Road, Verulam

300 Personal Hygiene Packs

300 Sibusiso Ready Food

Clothing

R141 500.00

Total Project Value: R197 300.00         


 

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