Projects

12/07/2017 - KwaPata Community

500 people living in KwaPata receive aid from Gift of the Givers:
  • 1000 x 410 Beans
  • 5000 x 73g 2min Noodles
  • 500 Grape Fruit
  • 500 x 2litre Tomatoe Sauce
  • 2000 x 180g Toothpaste

Total Project Value: R100 000.00

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28/09/2018 - Tweerivier Food Parcels

28/09/2018 - Tweerivier Food Parcels

"Today God's blessings is upon us" are the words echoed by the people of Tweerivier, Paulshoek and Leliefontein as they received food parcels from Gift of the Givers. A total of 600 food parcels were delivered.

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12/11/2017 - Recognition of 75 Domestic Workers

12/11/2017 - Recognition of 75 Domestic Workers
Gift of the Givers in partnership with Zeerust Ladies Forum recognized and honored 75 domestic workers for their valuable contribution to society with a year end lunch. These women commute to work from rural areas every week.
 
Each woman received a Food Parcel, TFG Blanket, Hygiene Pack, Tupperware and Gifts from the Gift of the Givers team and a hearty lunch catered for by the Zeerust
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27/07/2018 - Solidariy Walk with Waste Pickers

27/07/2018 - Solidariy Walk with Waste Pickers

Gift of the Givers partnered the Momba Foundation in the awareness "Solidarity Walk" with waste pickers. This was organised to highlight their contribution to waste recycling and the cleaning of the city. They walked from Pirates Club to the Marshall Street Recycling Centre.  On their return the 110 waste pickers received food parcels. Along the walk they were given bottled water. Our

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02/08/2018 - Mohau Centre

02/08/2018 - Mohau Centre

Gift of the Givers donates bulk food parcel and hygiene pack to Mohau Centre. The centre houses and cares for orphans and vulnerable children from the age of 2 to 18 and is based at Kalafong Hospital, Pretoria.

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05/08/2017 - Actionville Sports Day with Shoprite

05/08/2017 - Actionville Sports Day with Shoprite
Gift of the Givers distributes Shoprite Checkers food buckets, consisting of non-perishable food items, to the Benoni, Watville and surrounding communities. 1200 people also enjoyed hearty Soup and Bread from the Shoprite Soup Truck at the Actionville community sports day where the distribution took place.
 
Joining in on the action was the Gift of the Givers Gauteng Football team who
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22/06/2018 - Bodibe Feeding Centre

22/06/2018 - Bodibe Feeding Centre
Senior citizens look forward to a hearty meal served everyday at the feeding centre in Bodibe. These meals are often the only meal some of these recipients have for the day. The Gift of the Givers team were happy to stock this kitchen with a bulk supply of food.
 
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11/12/2017 - Umzumbe Pensioners

11/12/2017 - Umzumbe Pensioners

Pensioners from the Kwahlongwa community were delighted to receive 200 food parcels from Gift of the Givers and the Mastercard Priceless Causes initiative.

Also donated was a washing basin sponsored by Sisters 4 Humanity and a hot meal from Darul Ihsaan.

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06/12/2017 - Elim Village in Limpopo

06/12/2017 - Elim Village in Limpopo

Gift of the Givers and Masterpass hand out 500 food parcels to the people of Elim, a rural village in Limpopo.

With parcels on head the villagers trek back to their humble dwellings where they'll enjoy hearty meals to last the duration of the festive season. They also leave with cozy TFG blankets and mats.

 

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04/12/2017 - McDonalds Happy Meal Distribution

04/12/2017 - McDonalds Happy Meal Distribution

Gift of the Givers in partnership with McDonalds brought smiles and joy to 130 learners of Our Lady of Rosary Creche and 70 learners of Grade O and Grade R Class of Summit Primary School in Hanover Park. Each learner was presented with a McDonalds Happy Meal, juice, party pack and a gift.

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09/02/2017 - Pietermaritzburg Underprivileged

09/02/2017 - Pietermaritzburg Underprivileged

Gift of the Givers distributed Food and Hygiene Items to underprivileged communities in Pietermaritzburg, KZN. Value

Tafuleni Community

500 Food and Personal Hygiene Packs R175 000.00

Happy Valley

23 x 1kg Stork Margarine
576 Tubes x 180g Toothpaste
5 x 100ml Ice Cream

R8 110.00

Total Project Value: R183 110.00

 

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15/03/2018 - Itsokeng ECD

15/03/2018 - Itsokeng ECD
Gift of the Givers visits the Itsokeng Early Childhood Development Centre near Mafikeng and serves 500 hot meals to the community. We also handed out:
  • 110 Food Parcels
  • 110 TFG Blankets
  • 110 Mats
  • 110 Omo Washing Powder
  • 250 Food Packs
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02/12/2017 - Feeding at Danie van Zyl Park

02/12/2017 - Feeding at Danie van Zyl Park

Gift of the Givers in partnership with Saeed Foundation hosted an outreach programme at the Danie van Zyl Park for recipients from Westdene, Newclare and surrounding areas where Gift of the Givers provided:

  • 200 Shoprite Food Buckets
  • 200 TFG Blankets
  • 200 Mats
  • 200 Wool
  • 300 Food Parcels
  • 3000 Hot Meals
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Project Overview

Following the recent report by the Statistician-general, 55% (27 million) of the SA population are poverty stricken. The financial downgrade of the country, rising fuel cost, weakening currency, massive budget deficit, rising inflation, higher food prices, drought, unemployment at the highest level ever (27.3%) and increasing job losses especially in the mining sector (for every one job lost 10
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14/11/2011 - Ezimbokodweni Community

14/11/2011 - Ezimbokodweni Community
Gift of the Givers in partnership with AECI distributed aid to the underprivileged community and crèche in Ezimbokodweni.
  • 200 Mattresses
  • 200 Blankets
  • 200 Food Hampers
  • 200 x 10kg Rice
  • 200 x 2litre Oil
  • 200 x 10kg Meali Meal
  • 22 TFG Blankets
  • 22 x Cereals
  • Play Dough
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Commencing with Preparation of the First 100k Food Parcels

Famine or severe malnutrition is the only time when we humans consider responding to fellow human. That's tragic as it allows us to ignore the suffering of a hungry child or adult simply because they are not near end stage. Mercy and Compassion should spur an intervention to alleviate suffering and prevent fellow human reaching end stage.

It's easy to say a food parcel is merely a handout and is

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26/09/2018 - Namaqualand Food Parcels

26/09/2018 - Namaqualand Food Parcels

Gift of the Givers distributes 300 food parcels to the people of Kammasies, Rooifontein and Nourivier in the heart of Namaqualand. We were accompanied by the Department of Sports, Arts and Culture from the Nama region.

 

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09/10/2017 - Nkandla Community

09/10/2017 - Nkandla Community
600 people in Nkandla receive food and support for their vegetable gardens
  • 600 Shoprite Buckets
  • 160 x 25kg Maize Meal
  • 200 x 10kg Maize Meal
  • 467 x 5kg Fertilizer
  • 10 Water wheelbarrows
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14/12/2017 - Waste Collectors Receive Food Parcels

14/12/2017 - Waste Collectors Receive Food Parcels
Gift of the Givers and Mastercard donates 45 food parcels and maize meal to waste collectors who live alongside the Chloorkop dumpsite. These people work 7 days a week to make a living recycling goods from neighbouring areas like Tembisa, Ivory Park and Ebony Park.
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06/11/2017 - Chatsworth and Riversland

06/11/2017 - Chatsworth and Riversland
Gift of the Givers visits the underprivileged communities of Chatsworth and Riversland. Items distributed:
  • Food Packs
  • Hygiene Packs
  • Baby Nappies
  • Baby Food
  • Linen
  • Towels
  • Shower Gowns
  • Blankets
  • Bed Inners
  • Ladies Clothing and Shoes
  • Kiddies Clothing and Shoes
  • Ladies Underwear
  • Scarves
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16/02/2017 - Mystical Rose Foundation

16/02/2017 - Mystical Rose Foundation

Gift of the Givers distributes the following aid to the destitute women assisted by the Mystical Rose Foundation in Pietermaritzburg.

  • 20 x 8kg Rice
  • 20 x 5kg Mealie Meal
  • 20 Soup Packs
  • 20 x 1kg Margarine
  • 48 x 125ml Juice
  • 20 Personal Hygiene Packs
  • Bulk Food

Total Project Value: R15 900.00.

 

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14/04/2018 - Nquthu Seniors

14/04/2018 - Nquthu Seniors

Gift of the Givers reached out to 97% of the pensioners in Nquthu, assisting those from 35 villages in 3 municipal wards. 1200 pensioners met our team at the Ntinini centre and received blankets and food parcels from the Gift of the Givers team.

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03/04/2018 - Matatiele

03/04/2018 - Matatiele
Gift of the Givers delivers 450 Shoprite Food Parcels to a community in Matatiele with:
  • 450 Blankets
  • 450 Personal Hygiene Packs
  • 450 Backed Beans
  • 450 x 5kg Mealie Meal
  • 450 x 5kg Rice

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13/12/2017 - Midrand Workers

13/12/2017 - Midrand Workers
Gift of the Givers distributes 100 food parcels to the Midrand workers who lost their jobs. Stena Mohapi co-ordinator for the jobless workers, SAFTU, and Comrade Vavi thanked us for always supporting the jobless.
 
The workers also received 100 TFG blankets.
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Elderly Recipients at Ba-Phiring Centre

Elderly Recipients at Ba-Phiring Centre
The Gift of the Givers team was welcomed with great excitement and enthusiasm by a gathering crowd of elderly, physically challenged, youth and school children at the Ba-Phiring Centre in Rustenberg, North West Province. We arrived with a superlink, truck and van carrying Shoprite / Checkers food parcels.


We presented two elderly paraplegics with new wheelchairs as well as a soft, warm TFG

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Bushbuckridge Receives Food Parcels

Bushbuckridge Receives Food Parcels

6 weeks ago the Statistician-general produced a report indicating that 55% of South Africans are hungry. This grim picture is going to be aggravated by a weakening rand, higher fuel and food prices, increased inflation and major job losses in the mining and other sectors of the economy. Gift of the Givers has commenced with the distribution of food parcels to vulnerable communities. We intend,

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