29/10/2013 - Food Parcel Distribution

Gift of the Givers donates Bulk Food consisting of Rama, Seasoning, Salad Dressing, Mayonnaise, Sauces, Jelly, Tea, Meat, Rice and Nutren Optimum (food supplement) to the following Institutions in the Western Cape.

Institution

Description

Project Value

Belville Night Shelter

Homeless Shelter

R16 580.93

Turfhall Cheshire

Physically Challenged Adults

R33 870.03

Holy Cross Child & Youth Centre

Home for Abused Youth

R16 172.09

Dusk to Dawn Haven

Home for Abused Youth

R8 722.16

Mary Harding

Mentally Challenged Children

R45 157.24

Tehillah Home

Drug Rehab and a home for Abused Women & Children

R16 580.93

CPOA Nerina Place

Old Age Home

R118 049.78

CPOA Oak Haven

Old Age Home

R17 305.28

Ekuphumeleni Centre

Home for the Elderly & Frail

R16 580.93

Victory Outreach Rehab

Drug Rehab for Males & Females

R26 719.52

CPOA Lily Haven

Old Age Home

R17 304.68

Rosedon House

Home for Mentally & Physically Challenged Adults

R29 790.55

Owl Haven Shelter

A shelter for the homeless

R12 982.91

Athlone School For The Blind

School For The Blind

R16 280.81

Christine Reville

Home for abandon babies

R6 964.93

Eros School

School for cerebral palsied children

R14 543.97

CPOA Erica Place

A home for the old and frail

R22 215.41

Margaret’s House

Home for Abused Children

R9 063.62

Care Haven

Home for Abused Women & Children

R16 580.93

St Francis Children’s Home

Home for Abused & Abnadon Children

R16 007.12

Saartjie Baartman Centre

A shelter for abused women and children

R16 580.93

Woodside Special Care

Home & School For Mentally & Physically Challenged Children

R15 994.50

Leliebloem Children’s Home

Home for Abused Children

R13 411.00

Marsh Memorial Childrens Home

Home for Abused Children

R15 457.06

Heatherdale Childrens Home

Home for Abused & Abandon Children

R12 552.61

Haven Shelter (Woodstock)

Shelter for the Homeless

R16 580.93

Haven Shelter (Wynberg)

Shelter for the Homeless

R16 468.50

Cape Town Association for Disabled

Workshop for Physically Challenged for Adults

R16 580.93

St Georges Home for Girls

Home for Abused & Abandon Girls

R14 444.21

G H Starke Old Age Centre

Old Age Home

R16 468.50

Haven Old Age Shelter

Shelter for the Elderly

R16 580.93

Noah Old Age Home

Home for the Aged

R16 580.93

Kensington Home For The Old Age

Home for the Elderly

R16 580.93

Sive Nathi Centre

Home for Physically Challenged Children

R16 412.25

Lawrence Home

Home for Underprivileged Children

R10 108.18

St Anne’s Home

Home for Abused Woman & Children

R25 384.21

Haven Shelter Claremont

Homeless Shelter

R16 468.50

CPOA Oude Belgravia

Home for the Aged

R16 617.91

Western Cape Youth Rehabilitation Centre

Inhouse Rehab for Youth

R16580.93

St Michaels Home

Home for Abused Women

R11 137.15

Total Project Value: R794 464.91

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25/10/2013 - PMB Recipients

25/10/2013 - PMB Recipients

Gift of the Givers distributes 50 Food Parcels to seniors at the Aryan Benevolent Society and 70 Personal Hygiene Packs to debutants at Orient Heights Primary School in Pietermaritzburg.

Total Project Value: R53 000.00

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24/10/2013 - Personal Hygiene Packs

24/10/2013 - Personal Hygiene Packs

Gift of the Givers distributes Personal Hygiene Packs to communities in KZN.

Recipient

Quantity

Project Value

Hammersdale

300 Personal Hygiene Packs

R120 000.00

Thembelihle

10 x 5kg Fertilizer

25kg Mealie Seeds

10kg Mealie Seeds

2 Veg Packs

10 Personal Hygienie Packs

R1 600.00

Total Project Value: R121 600.00

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25/10/2013 - Crown Mines Primary

25/10/2013 - Crown Mines Primary

The GOTG vehicles pulled in to the school yard of a small school tucked away in the heart of Mayfair.

Just seeing the GOTG truck triggered an outburst of excitement as the kids knew it was their turn to receive goodies. Class by class they lined up to receive:

  • 400 Fatimas Cakes
  • 400 Hair Relaxer from Unilever
  • 400 Nestle Nutrien Milk Supplement

 

Total Project Value: R46 400.00

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23/10/2013 - Taylors Holt Soccer Stars

23/10/2013 - Taylors Holt Soccer Stars

GOTG distributes 45 Personal Hygiene Packs and Washing Powder to young, aspiring soccer pro's in Taylor's Holt during a surprise visit at their soccer practice. Proudly wearing their Gift of the Givers soccer kits, they showcased their talent on the field.

Total Project Value: R18 050.00

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22/10/2013 - Glenwood Seniors

22/10/2013 - Glenwood Seniors

GOTG in partnership with the Msunduzi Municipality met in the Glenwood community in Pietermaritzburg where 100 Soup and Personal Hygiene Packs were distributed to the seniors citizens. The seniors also received free blood pressure, sugar and eye tests courtesy of the Department of Health.

Later they were served lunch whilst members of the SAPS Mountain Rise Victim Support Centre addressed the

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11/10/2013 - Personal Hygiene Packs

11/10/2013 - Personal Hygiene Packs

GOTG in partnership with Unilever distributes 304 Personal Hygiene Packs to underprivileged children in Sandfields Primary. In addition the team partnered with Msunduzi Municipality to handover Wheelchairs and 70 Personal Hygiene Packs to the disabled community in Vulindlela.

GOTG distributes 96 Personal Hygiene Packs to the students who participated in the Mathemagica competition hosted by

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09/10/2013 - Day in Alexandra with Big Up

09/10/2013 - Day in Alexandra with Big Up

The Gift of the Givers team made their rounds with the crew from Big Up, a moral youth lifestyle magazine series that celebrates young South Africans who are sacrificing their leisure and disposable income to help their communities.

Our young volunteers started the day at the Putadichaba Early Childhood Development centre in Alexandra where Bulk Food Parcels were handed over. The team moved on to

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05/10/2013 - Weekend in the North West Province

05/10/2013 - Weekend in the North West Province

On Saturday the Zeerust Woman's Forum hosted a Syrian Day event at the community hall where Ahmed Bham presented a talk on Gift of the Givers relief mission in Syria. The response was amazing and many generously donated toward the project.

The GOTG team then distributed a number of aid items on Sunday to the villages of Matlase and Madutle near the Botswana border 60 km from Zeerust. The nearest

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04/10/2013 - Book Launch

04/10/2013 - Book Launch

Ahmed Bham and Emily Thomas attended a book launch together with various corporate companies that featured in the book called "Branding & Marketing You Through TEAMS". Writter, Donna Rachelson, focused a portion of the book on the successful running of Gift of the Givers which is made up of passionate groups of dedicated team players.

The event went well and was topped with a buffet breakfast.

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29/10/2013 - PMB Communities

29/10/2013 - PMB Communities

Gift of the Givers in partnership with Panda Group distributes Food Parcels to the Inhlazatshe Community, whilst the GOTG team hands over Personal Hygiene Packs to PMB communities.

Recipient

Quantity

Value

Inhlazatshe Community

20 Food Parcels

R12 000.00

Amahlongwa Mnini Community

150 Personal Hygiene Packs

R60 000.00

Hlanzeni Community

 

150 Personal Hygiene Packs

R60 000.00

Total Project Value:

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25/10/2013 - Human Trafficking Awareness Distribution

25/10/2013 - Human Trafficking Awareness Distribution

The Umgeni Community Empowerment Centre is an organisation that has its primary focus on the care and counselling of: neglected, abused or homeless children, destitute citizens, orphans, marginalized communties, commercial sex works, indigent persons over the age of 60, poverty stricken learners and families, persons afflicted with HIV/AIDS, rape, domestic violence victims and victims of Human

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23/10/2013 - Personal Hygiene Packs

23/10/2013 - Personal Hygiene Packs

GOTG distributes Personal Hygiene Packs to commnities and organisations in KZN.

Recipient

Quantity

Project Value

Reach For Recovery Breast Cancer Support Group

150 Personal Hygiene Packs

R60 000.00

 

Motala Heights Community, Durban

150 Personal Hygiene Packs

R60 000.00

Holy Ethiopian Apostolic Church, Elandskop

170 Personal Hygiene Packs

R68 000.00

Qanada Youth Organization, Elandskop

20 x 5kg

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18/10/2013 - Durban Seniors

18/10/2013 - Durban Seniors

Gift of the Givers distributes 150 Personal Hygiene Packs to seniors at the Tafta Lodge in Durban, where Lady Cake Boss treated them to lunch.

Total Project Value: R60 000.00

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15/10/2013 - Global Hand Wash Day

15/10/2013 - Global Hand Wash Day

GOTG in partnership with the Department of Health hosted a Global Hand Wash day at Berg Street Primary school in Pietermaritzburg. The event was aimed at educating learners on the importance of cleaning their hands and maintaining good personal hygiene.

The GOTG team distributes 1260 Personal Hygiene Packs to the very enthusiastic leaners.

Total Project Value: R504 000.00

 

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08/10/2013 - Food Parcels to KZN Communities

08/10/2013 - Food Parcels to KZN Communities

GOTG distributes Food Parcels and Personal Hygiene Packs to KZN communities.

 

Recipients

Quantity

Project Value

Bruntville, Mooi River

38 Personal Hygiene Packs
20 Children’s Gift Packs
4 Mattresses
4 Blankets
5 x 10kg Mealie Meal
20 x 1kg Sugar Beans
20 x 400g Knorrox Soup
12 x 2kg Knorr Savoury Mix
2 x 5kg Bar One
3 x 31g Soup
160 x 75g Spice

R24 200.00

Loskop

600 Personal Hygiene Packs
600 Soup Packs

R480

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02/10/2013 - Personal Hygiene Packs

02/10/2013 - Personal Hygiene Packs

GOTG distributes Personal Hygiene Packs to senior citizens and an underprivileged community in Pietermaritzburg.

 

Recipient

Quantity

Project Value

PAFTA (Seniors)

250 Personal Hygiene Packs

R100 000.00

Gezubuso Community

500 Personal Hygiene Packs
500 Soup Packs
500 Detergent Packs

R600 000.00

Total Project Value: R700 000.00

 

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