24/02/2015 - PMB Soup Distribution

Gift of the Givers together with the Shoprite Soup Kitchen served Soup and Bread to 2000 underprivileged in Pietermaritzburg. The teams first handed out hot meals to pupils at Truro Hall where they were attending a Career Expo. Later more meals were distributed at the Jika Joe Informal Settlement just outside the CBD.

Total Project Value: R20 000.00

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21/02/2015 - CANSA Mkhula House

21/02/2015 - CANSA Mkhula House

CANSA Mkhula House hosted a Relay for Life at the Pitlochry School in Westville. The aim was to raise awareness and funds for Cancer sufferers.

The Gift of the Givers team handed out Hygiene Packs to the 200 surviving men and women who participated in the relay.

Total Project Value: R80 000.00

 

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20/02/2015 - Swaymane Gardeners, KZN

20/02/2015 - Swaymane Gardeners, KZN

The Gift of the Givers team met with the Swaymane garden group at their community hall. Each person received a Food Parcel and were commended for successfully sustaining their garden project thus far. The team also educated the group on more effective ways to maintain their veggie patches.

  • 200 Food Parcels

Total Project Value: R80 000.00

 

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12/02/2015 - Heatherdale Children's Home

12/02/2015 - Heatherdale Children's Home

Gift of the Givers distributes 40 Hygiene Packs to the Residents of Heatherdale Children’s Home in Belgravia, Western Cape. The facility caters for abandoned and/or abused children.

Each pack consisted of:

  • Soap
  • Shampoo
  • Vaseline
  • Lotion
  • Toothpaste
  • Toothbrush

The home also received a Bulk Detergent Pack.

Total Project Value: R6 922.30

 

 

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10/02/2015 - Impendle Community

10/02/2015 - Impendle Community

Emotions of joy and relief ran high as the seniors, children from the Imphumelele Creche and unemployed residents of Mbaliyezwe gathered at Sukuma Sakhe Hall to receive 1000 Food Parcels, Detergents and Diapers from Gift of the Givers.

Total Project Value: R520 000.00

 

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03/02/2015 - Careline's Recommitment and Purpose

03/02/2015 - Careline's Recommitment and Purpose

Gift of the Givers Careline Counselling welcomed all counsellors to their first Core group for 2015.

The morning was spent reflecting on their past year and how this tied in with their new goals. They portrayed an eagerness to embrace the new year by first instituting change in their own lives before helping others to make a difference and renewed their purpose and commitment to continue to serve.

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13/02/2015 - Careline Partners UKZN

13/02/2015 - Careline Partners UKZN

Friday 13 February 2015 marked a partnership between Gift of the Givers Careline and UKZN Religion and Gender studies department. Students enrolled for the masters programme visited the counselling services and engaged staff and volunteer counsellors with the aim of identifying focus areas for their research and dissertations which broadly cover gender, religion and sexual reproductive health

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11/02/2015 - Aryan Benevolent Society

11/02/2015 - Aryan Benevolent Society

Gift of the Givers distributes a Large Unilever Detergent Pack as well as 4 Bales of Adult Diapers to  the Aryan Benevolent Society in Pietermaritzburg. The organisation houses 30 seniors.

Total Project Value: R3 500.00

 

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06/02/2015 - Zayeka Sewing and Garden Group

06/02/2015 - Zayeka Sewing and Garden Group

Gift of the Givers has been supporting the Zayeka sewing and garden group in Sweetwaters and continues to do so with bulk fabric, mealie seeds and fertiliser. The group makes garments and plant vegetables to sell and sustain their families.

  • 3 Bails, 4 Rolls and 10 Boxes of Fabric
  • 35kg Mealies
  • 20  x 5kg Fertilizers
  • 2 Boxes Sewing Tape

Total Project Value: R21 000.00

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02/02/2015 - Dietrich Moravian Primary

02/02/2015 - Dietrich Moravian Primary

Gift of the Givers distributes Furniture consisting of Desk, Chairs, Cupboards, Steel Paper Bins, White Board on Wheels, Stationery Packs & Rama Brick Margarine to the learners of Dietrich Moravian Primary School in Phillipi, Western Cape

Total Project Value: R104 810.00

 

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