30/02/2012 - Copesville Feeding

200 impoverished children living in the Swapo area receives hot soup and bread from GOTG at the Copesville hall in Pietermaritzburg.

Total Project Value: R100.00.

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21/02/2012 - Bulwer Distribution

21/02/2012 - Bulwer DistributionAs part of the entreprenuership project, GOTG distributes Hair Care products to Nonku's Hair Salon and a 150 Unilever Detergent packs to Bulwer community members.

    Hair Care Products:
  • 32 x 200ml Sunsilk Conditioner
  • 4 x 5l Sunsilk Relaxer
Detergent Packs:
  • Handy Andy
  • Domestos
  • Sunlight and Omo Washing Powder
  • Sunlight Soap
  • Sunlight Liquid

Total Project Value: R75 000.00.

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17/02/2012 - Tubelihle Garden and Sewing Project

17/02/2012 - Tubelihle Garden and Sewing Project300 people from the Tubelihle Garden and Sewing Project in Loskop received the following items to help sustain themselves:
  • 25kg Seeds
  • 25kg Fertilizer
  • Vegpack
  • 300 Hygiene Packs
  • 300 Meadowlands Cream
  • 4 Rolls of Fabric
  • 15 Bales of Fabric

Total Project Value: R138 600.00
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15/02/2012 - Sweetwaters Community

15/02/2012 - Sweetwaters Community150 people from Sweetwaters receives receives aid toward their gardens and sewing projects. Personal Hygiene packs:

  • Dawn Lotion
  • Dove Shower Gel
  • Blueseal Vaseline
  • Shield Roll On
  • Toothbrush
  • Shield Deodorant
  • Sunsilk Shampoo
  • 150 Blankets
  • 25kg Mealies
  • 10kg Fertilizer
  • 12 Bales of Fabric
  • 20 Bales of Fabric

Total Project Value: R44 700.00
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15/02/2012 - Rama Margarine

15/02/2012 - Rama MargarineGift of the Givers donates Rama Margarine to the following Schools in the Western Cape.

InstitutionQuantityProject Value
Blue Donws Primary 24 x 400 x 50gr      
60 x 10 x 500gr
R46 792.00
Helderkruin Primary 200 x 24 x 50grR15 600.00
R.R. Franks Primary400 x 24 x 50grR31 200.00
Forest Heights Primary100 x 24 x 50gr
10 x 24 x 250gr
30 x 10 x 500gr
R21 520.98
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10/02/2012 - Rama Margarine

10/02/2012 - Rama MargarineGift of the Givers donates 120 X 10 x 500 grams of Rama Margarine to the following Schools in the Western Cape to the value of R31 184.40
  • Sonwabo Primary
  • Sokhanyo Primary
  • Mseki Primary
  • Montana Primary
  • Kalksteenfontein Primary
  • Valkpark Primary
  • Nompumelelo Primary
  • Disa Primary School
  • Helderberg Primary
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09/02/2012 - Rama Margarine

09/02/2012 - Rama MargarineGift of the Givers donates 120 X 10 x 500 grams of Rama Margarine to the following schools in the Western Cape to the value of R31 184.40 each.
  • Portavue Primary School
  • Saambou Primary School
  • Silverstream Primary School
  • Surrey Primary School
  • St Theresa’s Primary School
  • Welcome Primary School
  • Woodlands Primary School
  • Heideveldt Primary School
  • Dagbreekr Primary School
  • Bergsig Primary School
  • Boundary Primary
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07/02/2012 - KwaPata Community

07/02/2012 - KwaPata CommunityGift of the Givers disrtibuted the following aid items to the impoverished community members of KwaPata:
  • 100 Unilever Households Packs
  • 100 Sanitary Towels
  • 100 Disposable Diapers
Total Project Value: R10 000.00

The Isizwe, Siyazama, Sinothando, Siyavela and Bazothini creches each received the following items:
  • 1 Case of Soya Mince
  • 6 Boxes of Rama Magarine
  • 1 Box of Tea Bags
  • 2 Boxes of Sauces
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06/02/2012 - Joy Special Educare

06/02/2012 - Joy Special EducareJoy Special Educare Centre in Tafelsig, for children with multiple disabilities, receives assistance from Gift of the Givers on a weekly basis. This week they received:

  • Groceries
  • Personal Hygiene Products
  • Household Cleaning Products
  • Blankets
Total Project Value: R3 595.92.
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04/02/2012 - Feeding the Homeless in Blantyre

04/02/2012 - Feeding the Homeless in BlantyreGift of the Givers distributes 1 000 packets of Maize Flour to 500 recipients comprising of homeless adults and children who live on the streets of Blantyre, Malawi. Many of these people are disabled or orphaned and as a result have difficulty in earning an income to sustain themselves.

Total Project Value: R7 500.00.

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02/02/2012 - Rama Margarine

02/02/2012 - Rama Margarine

Gift of the Givers donates Rama Margarine to the following institutions in the Western Cape. Each parcel of 30 x 10 x 500 grams of margarine is valued at R7 796.10.

  • Place of Hope, Home for Abused Women and Children
  • Christene Revelle, Home for Abandoned and Neglected Babies
  • Irfsa Shelter, Shelter for Abused Women & Children
  • CPOA Oakhaven, Old Age Home for Male and Female
  • Protea Primary School, poor
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28/02/2012 - Food Distribution

28/02/2012 - Food DistributionGift of the Givers donates Bulk Food to the following Institutions in the Western Cape. Each parcel consisted of:
  • Rama Margarine or Flora Margarine
  • Mayonaise
  • Chutney
  • Cake Mix
  • Salad Dressing
  • Sauces
  • Dessert Mix

Institution

Description

Quantity

Project Value

Darun-Na’im Institution

Ukhuwwah Camp

40 X 5 Lt Water

R1 455.48

Clarke Primary School

Disadvantage School

Bulk Food

R70 991.45

Eureka Primary School

Disadvantage

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17/02/2012 - Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital

17/02/2012 - Chris Hani Baragwanath HospitalDue to massive irregularities in public health institutions, the Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital has run out of disposable nappies and has had to request a donation from Gift of the Givers for their Neonatal unit.
  • 60 x 4 packs of Huggies

Total Project Value: R5 250.00


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14/02/2012 - Welkom Feeding

14/02/2012 - Welkom FeedingGift of the Givers took heed to the desperate plea for food in the Thabong community. The recipients queued from 6am at the Hani Park Clinic for their meal and food parcels and, after our team dealt with a punctured tire along the way, they arrived to a jubilant crowd of 3800. Hot mince and pap was served.

Mayor Ms Matuabo Leeto, the SAPS and staff members from the Hani Park clinic were present and  Read more  
CAPTIVE, ABUSED SOUTH AFRICAN WOMAN RESCUED FROM PAKISTAN

The abuse of South African women by foreign nationals apparently, is quite a huge problem that is kept under wraps, not that all foreign nationals are devious, abusive or uncaring. From our interactions during the past few days we were given the impression that the abuse of South African women lured into marriage by very smooth talking,
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10/02/2012 - Prince Mshiyeni Hospital

10/02/2012 - Prince Mshiyeni HospitalPrince Mshiyeni Campus is implementing a new project whereby new students will be mentored by senior students (peer student mentoring). This student-to-student support programme is aimed at reducing the challenges that newly arriving students encounter when they go to the clinical settings for the first time by having other students taking the role of role-models. Ex-student role-models were  Read more  

08/02/2012 - Rama Margarine

08/02/2012 - Rama MargarineGift of the Givers donates 30 X 10 x 500 gr Rama Margarine to the following schools with under priviledged learners in the Western Cape. Each parcel is valued at  R7 796.10.
  • Sonderend Primary School
  • Red River Primary School
  • Downneville Primary School
  • Rio Grande Primary School
  • Edendale Primary School
  • Tafalah Primary School
  • Primrose Primary School

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07/02/2012 - Welkom Uprising

07/02/2012 - Welkom UprisingMore than 250 Bangladeshi shop owners in Thabong, Welkom were left displaced after violant attacks by the youth in the area. The shops were looted during the unemployment protests when the youth of Thabong unsuccessfully applied for jobs in Welkom's mines.

Gift of the Givers responds to the displaced with the following aid:
  • Bulk food
  • 100kg Rice
  • 20kg Sugar
  • 25kg Beans
  • 25kg Lentils (Pink Dhall)
  • 10lt
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07/02/2012 - Rama Margarine

07/02/2012 - Rama MargarineGift of the Givers donates 30x10x500 grams of Rama Margarine to the following institutions in the Western Cape valued at R7 796.10 each.

  • St Michaels Home, Home for Young Abused Mothers with Babies
  • Claremont Night Shelter, Shelter for the Homeless
  • Al Noor Centre, An Ophanage
  • The Haven Night Shelter District Six, Shelter for the Homeless
  • The Old Age Home, Shelter for the Elderly
  • Noah, Home for the
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01/02/2012 - Rama Margarine

01/02/2012 - Rama Margarine

Gift of the Givers donates Rama Margarine to the following institutions in the Western Cape. Each parcel of 30 x 10 x 500 grams of margarine is valued at R7 796.10.

  • Sarah Fox Childrens Home, Convalescent Hospital for Under Privileged Babies & Children
  • Care Haven, Shelter for Abused Women & Children
  • Eros School, School for Children with Cerebral Palsy
  • CPOA Erica Place, Old Age Home
  • Cape Town
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