After an article appeared in the newspaper regarding a lack of food at St Thomas School for the Deaf, Gift of the Givers immediately responded by delivering bulk food to the school over their exam period.
The learners at the hostel and their teachers were very happy after receiving the following goods:
- 400 Food Buckets
- 400 TFG Blankets
- 400 Diaries
- 400 Floor Mats
- Bulk Food and Water
- 2 Water
Gift of the Givers together with Tshepang Motloung from the Department of Education made a special delivery of a variety of aid at Sakalengwe High School in Mmasebudule Village.
- 200 Sanitary Pads
- 60 TFG Blankets
- 6 x 5lt Comfort
- 32 Bottles of Milton
- 82 Packs Toilet Paper
- 3 Boxes of Fruit (Bananas, Oranges, & Apples)
- 60 Packs of Stationery
- Cerevita Porridge
250 recipients at Kwadladla Primary school in Ixopo receive food parcels consisting of:
- Knorrox Stock Cubes
- Imana Soup
- Split Peas (Dhall)
The prosperity of a nation depends on the degree of its investment in Education. The Investment needs to be supported by a relevant curriculum, effective management, dedicated educators, "thirsty" learners, enthusiastic parents, a motivated civil society and insightful corporates. The energy dissipated by this type of collective would develop a highly efficient society which would make a
In an orderly line 260 pupils from Emona Primary School in Tongaat anxiously wait for their turn to receive a Personal Hygiene Pack from GOTG in partnership with Unilever.
Total Project Value: R104 000.00.
We spread warmth and love at Xunkhewesa Combined School in Platfontein, Kimberley. We were joined by Mr Norman Shushu. MEC for Agriculture, Northern Cape, the New Age Newspaper and Radio Tamaneng.
- The following items were delivered by the GOTG team:
- 1000 blankets
- 2 Pallets Baby Food
- 1 Pallet Sunlight Soap Powder
- 1 Pallet of Margarine
- 3000 Cremora Coffee Creamer
- 200 Balls
- Warm Clothing
10 boxes of duplicating paper donated to Maritzburg Muslim School For Girls in Pietermaritzburg.
Gift of the Givers distributes 107 Personal Hygiene Packs to Eastwood Primary Secondary school in Pietermaritzburg.The girls especially expressed their sincere gratitude for the toiletries as many have had to skip school as they lack the finances to purchase the bare necessities.
Total Project Value: R48 150.00
Gift of the Givers in partnership with Phoenix Poverty Reduction Association and Checkout distributes 1000 Personal Hygiene Packs and Groceries to the underprivileged learners from schools in Phoenix, Verulam, Tongaat and Inanda.
Total Project Value: R400 000.00.
Distribution of Margarine and Meadowland Delight to 4899 learners from the following underprivileged schools in the Western Cape:
- Bellville South Primary School
- Nebo Primary School
- Pinedene Primary School
- Kasselsvlei Primary School
- Goei Hoop Primary School
- Winsley Laer School
Total Project Value: R437 417.47
Gift of the Givers donates machinery to Newton Pre-Vocational School in Pietermaritzburg.
- 9 Woodwork Machines
- 3 Sealing Machines
- 1 roll of Felt
700 learners at Glenwood Primary School in Pietermaritzburg received a meal as well as Soup Packs.
Total Project Value: R292 500.00
Gift of the Givers donates Food Parcels, Hygiene & Detergent Packs to Bellmore Primary School's Debutant Ball, in Hanover Park Western Cape.
Total Project Value: R33 865.00
150 pupils were acknowledged for their outstanding academic performance at the Phoenix Heights Primary School Awards Day. GOTG distributes 150 Personal Hygiene Packs to the learners.
Total Project Value: R52 500.00
As-Salaam Combined School in the South Coast provides meals to 300 learners everyday, Monday to Friday. Many of the children attending the school come from underprivileged homes.
GOTG hands over:
- 4 Bail of Clothing
- 720 x 500g Rama Margarine
- 49 x 12kg Joko Loose Tea
- 156 x 10g Cup a Soup
- 12 500 x 10g sachets
- 1 x 25kg Mrs Balls Chutney
- 1 Large Unilever Detergent Pack
Total Project Value: R111 700.00
Gift of the Givers distributes 120 Personal Hygiene Packs and Sanitary Towels to Eastwood Primary School in Pietermaritzburg.
Total Project Value: R49 200.00
GOTG distributes 500 Soup Packs to Konfoor Combined Primary School in Vryheid.
Total Project Value: R275 000.00
Zimasa, Moshesh, Siyabulela and Mokone Primary schools in Langa, Western Cape received:
- Dairy Milk
- Kit Kat
- PS Mini Bars
- Joko Loose Tea
Total Project Value: R253 072.06
Willowmeade Secondary is the only school in Lenasia that has a camp school for the matric students. A program initiated by the previous principal in 2014 which allows students to stay over at the school during trails and final examinations.
Gift of the Givers handed over the following aid to the school:
- 3 x 50kg Rice
- 200 Boxes Chomp Chocolates
- 150 Hygiene Packs
- 50kg Beans
- 10 Boxes Milk
- 4 Boxes Steak Chop
GOTG distributes aid to the challenged learners of Newton Pre-Vocational School in Pietermaritzburg. Team member, Tracy, also briefly explains what Gift of the Givers is about, and the importance of giving back to society once they graduate. Many of the learners showed enthusiasm to volunteer.
- 100 Soup Packs
- 200 x 500g Sibusiso Ready Food Supplement
- Large Unilever
Total Project Value: R29 500.00
Mfuleni Primary School in the Western Cape received 119 Yogi Sip.
Total Project Value: R9 555.70.
Distributed 15 desks, 20 chairs and 5 cupboards to the Al Baraka school in Underberg. The Gift of the Givers also handed over spices, canned foods and water.
Wembley Primary School in Durban hosted a Spelling Whizz contest between 120 learners from 40 different schools in the Phoenix and Verulam.
Gift of the Givers supported the contest by handing out 120 Personal Hygiene Pack to all participants.
Total Project Value: R48 000.00
Gift of the Givers distributes 200 Personal Hygiene Packs to students of Islamic Guidance School in Overport.
Total Project Value: R80 000.00
2300 learners who face poverty often don't enjoy breakfast before they leave home for school. Thankfully Brookdale Primary provides learners with a meal and Gift of the Givers continues to support this initiative by handing over 2300 Nutrition Packs.
Total Project Value: R920 000.00
250 learners gathered at Durban High School in celebration and recognition of the New Generation Conference. Learners gather to form clubs which is beneficial to their education as well as support the physically disabled learners.
Total Project Value: R100 000.00
Gift of the Givers in partnership with Tricircle distributed 1000 Food and Detergent Packs to the Ixopo community and D.R.C.J.S.S Primary School.
Total Project Value: R90 000.00
Gift of the Givers distributes 400 Food Parcels to the underprivileged learners of Tauricus Combined School in Mooi River.
Total Project Value: R100 000.00.
Gift of the Givers distributes Furniture consisting of Desk, Chairs & Cupboards to Kalksteenfontein Primary School in Kalksteenfontein, Western Cape.
Total Project Value: R66 375.00
800 underprivileged community members from Tongaat gathered at Sarasvati Primary school to receive Food Parcels, Personal Hygiene and Detergent Packs from Gift of the Givers.
Total Project Value: R992 000.00.
Heinz Park Primary school in Cape Town receives 65 boxes of Flora ProActiv Margarine.
Total Project Value: R57 375.80.
GOTG distributes Food Packs to 100 students at Northbury Park Secondary school in Pietermaritzburg. Items distributed were:
- 200 Nido Milkshake
- 200 Rama Tubs
- 100 x 1kg Sugar Beans
- 100 x 400g Knorr Soup
- 600 x 60g Soup Packs
Total Project Value: R15 000.00
Eastwood Primary School receives 130 Personal Hygiene Packs from Gift of the Givers.
Total Project Value: R52 000.00
At the Steenberg and Lotus Rivers primary schools in Cape Town the Gift of the Givers team distributed:
- 70 x Maggi Noodles (40 per box)
- 28 x Milo (100 sachets per box)
- 117 x Aero Bubbles (12 per box)
Total Project Value: R100 682.45
The atmosphere was charged with excitement as each learner orderly lined up to receive a Nutrition Packs from Gift of the Givers.
- 500 Nutrition Packs
- 500 x 24g Tuc Biscuits
- 4600 x 250g Flora Margarine Tubs
Total Project Value: R200 000.00
Gift of the Givers distributes 277 Personal Hygiene Packs to Arthur Blaxall special needs school in Pietermaritzburg. This in support of the launch of 16 Days of Activism. The SAPS encouraged the, mostly visually impaired, learners to report violence against women and children.
Other items distributed to the school:
- 10lt Sunlite Liquid
- 10ltr Domestos
- 10ltr Handy Andy
- 12ltr Sta Soft Fabric
Gift of the Givers distriutes Snack Packs to 2 primary schools in KZN.
|Recipient ||Quanitity ||Project Values |
Ramintha Primary School, Phoenix
320 x 30g Bar One Chocolate
320 x 100g Yogurts
320 x 20g Chips
768 x 50g Biscuits
2 Large Detergents for the School
Newholmes Primary School, PMB
550 x 30g Bar Ones
10 Cases Naartjies
1100 x 100g Yogurts
550 x 20g Chips
1100 x 50g Toadys Rolls
GOTG distributes aid to Gugwini Secondary School in uMzimkhulu, KZN.
- 480 Personal Hygiene Packs
- 960 x 525g Flora Active Margarine
- 960 x 500g Sibusiso Ready Food Supplement
Total Project Value: R283 200.00
Gift of the Givers distributes Pre-Cooked Rice & Mash Potatoes to the learners of Watsonia Primary School in Kraaifontein, Western Cape.
Total Project Value: R18 957.59
Ferndale Primary School receive 672 x 500g Cremora and 680 x 140g Kit Kat Pop Choc.
Total Project Value: R49 886.26
Gift of the Givers distributes Hygiene Packs to 2 schools in Tongaat.
Mjele Secondary School
- 500 Tom Tom Shoes
- 355 Detergents
- 530 x 15ml Vicks Spray
Forbesdale Primary School
Total Project Value: R326 750.00
Gift of the Givers and the Feedy Needy organisation prepared and served a hot meal to 1000 underprivileged community members from Phoenix. Also distributed was:
- 500 Detergents Packs
- 504 x 250g Nestum Cereal
- 20 Cases Naartjies
Total Project Value: R214 080.00
Distributed 19 230 Ola Suckers to the following underprivileged schools in Hanover Park & Manenberg.
- Voorspoed Primary School
- Edendale Primary School
- Sonderend Primary School
- Red River Primary School
- Manenberg Primary School
- Saambou Primary School
- Talfalah Primary School
- Our Lady of the Rosary Early Learning Centre
- Athwood Primary School
- Blomvlei Primary School
- Belmor Primary School
Gift of the Givers distributes 935 Sweet Packs to Silverstream Primary School in Manenberg.
Each pack consisted of :
- 4 x 100gr Nestle Yogurt
- 2 x 200ml Soft Drinks
Total Project Value: R55 337.50
Gift of the Givers distributes Furniture consisting of Desk, Chairs, Cupboards, Steel Paper Bins and a White Board on Wheels to Rosewood Primary School in Bonteheuwel, Western Cape.
Total Project Value: R55 500.00
Education is the basis of the success of a nation. Gift of the Givers and Kaya FM joined forces and made a donation of stationery, text books, school shoes, hygiene packs, hot dogs, juice and hot chocolate to the Mvelaphanda Primary School in Tembisa.
Total Project Value: R85 000.00
Gift of the Givers representative, Mark Pillai, addressed the matric students at Willowmore High School in Benoni. The teens received Hot Chocolate and Smarties sponsored by Nestle.
2600 mini Food Packs were handed out to each learner at Brookdale Primary School in Phoenix.
Total Project Value: R650 000.00