Latest Activity


Rhino Healing - Seha

May 15, 2019 Animal Support
Gift of the Givers Team member, Liz Willson-Chandler is very active in Rhino healing. This rhino is Seha. Liz has successfully treated three rhino's thus far.

Gift of the Givers provides Iftaar food packs to fasting Muslims in the Malawi Police Service

May 14, 2019 Ramadaan 1440/2019
Gift of the Givers has extended its arm to 100 Muslim families in the Malawi Police Service with Ramadaan food packs. Every year, during the Holy Month of Ramadaan, Muslims in poor countries like Malawi scuffle for food…

Gift of the Givers drilled a borehole for a community in Mashonaland West

May 14, 2019 Ramadaan 1440/2019
Gift of the Givers drilled a borehole for a community in Mashonaland West, mostly an ageing community that would otherwise walk 7 to 10 km to fetch water. This is a totally isolated villiage and most certainly one in…

05/2019 - Sophia Smithwick

May 14, 2019 Wheelchairs
Gift of the Givers delivered a wheelchair to Sophia Smithwick from Merlewood after a request was made on her behalf by the ward councillor. Sophia got to enjoy the sun after a long time after being bound to her room due…


Projects - Counselling Projects

In 1997, Gift of the Givers established Careline, a counselling and life skills organisation.

Run from the Pietermaritzburg office, they offer a toll-free counselling hotline, face-to-face counselling, life skills and facilitation of support groups.  They also present public lectures on pressing issues and they train their own counsellors.

They deal with between 300 and 400 telephonic and face-to-face counselling sessions per month. 

The Careline counselling service is open between 8am and 4pm weekdays and can be contacted Toll Free at 0800 786 786. In 2003, we started supporting a drug rehabilitation centre called Minds Alive and established South Africa's first Toll Free Drug Crisis Line 0800 786 911.

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