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Dear RecipientsGift of the Givers teams are on the way to the Kya Sands Informal Settlement, north of Johannesburg, where a fire destroyed 500 shacks and rendered 2000 people homeless. A clearer picture of the aftermath will emerge today. Hot meals…Continue
Greetings of peace The on-going conflict in Syria has created one of the most pressing humanitarian crises in the world. Today, Syria continues to face one of the most severe development and humanitarian disasters in recent history. With more than…Continue
Greetings of PeaceDear RecipientsThe South African spirit of Ubuntu is incredible. It didn't even take 3 hours and we had 75 confirmed medical volunteers who responded to our request for an Emergency Medical Mission to Gaza. Trauma surgeons,…Continue
The National Development Agency (NDA) will on Thursday (10 July 2014) launch an online portal to create awareness and raise funds for underprivileged Early Childhood Development (ECD) centres.The Adopt-an-ECD campaign, to be launched during a…Continue
Greetings of Peace Dear Recipients It was an amazing sight (see photos below) this morning at our Logistics Centre in Bramley when we received 30 tons of potatoes, courtesy of the Methodist Church Benoni, Just Veggies, Omnia, Bayer and Mc Cain Foods…Continue
Greetings of PeaceDear RecipientsWinter is upon us once again with the bitter cold affecting many South Africans especially the hungry, the homeless and those most vulnerable due to socio-economic circumstances. Gift of the Givers Winter Warmth…Continue
Greetings of PeaceDear Recipients Two buses with representatives of White mining families are travelling in convoy with Gift of the Givers to the Rustenburg Mines.It is understandable that there is fear, anxiety and apprehension but these…Continue
Greetings of PeaceDear RecipientsHunger, suffering and immeasurable difficulty has not been restricted to one community only following the 18 week labour strike on the Platinum Belt. Whites and Blacks, South Africans, our people, are suffering…Continue
Greetings of PeaceDear Recipients Yolande Korkie sends a message to her husband, Pierre, who has been held in captivity for a year by Al Qaeda rebels in Yemen. He and his wife Yolande were kidnapped on May 27th, 2013. The below message was given…Continue