26/09/2017 - Clinic in Garies

26/09/2017 - Clinic in Garies
Often patients arriving at the clinic in Garies receive medication but, due to poverty, can't have a meal before. Gift of the Giver delivered 200 food parcels at the clinic to be distributed to impoverished patients.

 

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Jojo's for Mtwaku Villages

Jojo's for Mtwaku Villages
Gift of the Givers delivers 2 Jojo water tanks to villages in Mtwaku, Eastern Cape. The tanks get their water supply from a borehole belonging to MyLife Foundation as gutters were destroyed by hurricane winds in the region.
 
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8 Jojo's for 5 Villages in Eastern Cape

8 Jojo's for 5 Villages in Eastern Cape
8 by 2500 litre Jojo water tanks delivered to Ward 18, Mtwaku Nqamawe region in the Eastern Cape. The tanks will serve 5 villages in the area, namely Tunga, Mdeni, Ntebeni, Ezivlathini and Kwachief.
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Greytown Community

Greytown Community
Distributed a total of 3000 litres of drinking water (600x5l) to the drought stricken area of Greytown in KZN.
The distribution took place at the local  hospital, clinic and AIDS care centre.
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Animal Crisis: Farmer Shoots Himself

Animal Crisis: Farmer Shoots Himself

In our article yesterday on the animal crisis in Northern and Eastern Cape we mentioned that the chance of more incidents of farmer suicide is very real. Tragically, the words came true in less than 24 hours; Andries le Roux, 38, a hardworking, prize winning Angora goat breeder, respected member of the community, father of three beautiful children aged 6, 8 and 10, and owner of Farm Fortuin, in

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Animals in Crisis in Northern and Eastern Cape

Animals in Crisis in Northern and Eastern Cape

It has been a period of great distress for many farmers and animals in Northern and Eastern Cape for several months now. Recently, a farmer and his wife tried to "rescue" 157 "abandoned" calves whose mothers were too weak and malnourished to nurture their offspring with love, warmth and nourishment; only eight survived.  The farmer wanted to commit suicide.  Two months ago a farmer shot

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Beaufort West Water Distribution

Beaufort West Water Distribution
We were joined by Radio Gamka, The Courier, Beaufort West Municipality Bulletin and the Mayor, Mr Jacob van De Linde, at a drought relief distribution in Beaufort West.
 
Items Distributed:
  • 4000 x 5lt Water
  • 500 x Food Buckets
  • 500 x 1kg Rice
  • 500 x Blankets
  • 500 x Portable Water Containers
  • 1030 x Stationery Packs
  • 1000 lt Water Tank
Total Project Value: R298 339.70
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Stellenbosh Declared Level 4 Zone

Stellenbosh Declared Level 4 Zone

Gift of the Givers distributed water to the community of White Blocks, Smartie Town and Lang Straat in Cloetesville, Stellenbosh.

The Stellenbosch Municipality has declared the area on level 4 alert due to the shortage of water in the area. The following quantities were delivered:

  • 1800 x 5lt
  • 500 x 1.5lt
  • 2500 x 500ml

 

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Drought Relief for Klipheuwel Community

Drought Relief for Klipheuwel Community
The Klipheuwel residents were grateful for a "day off" from having to cart buckets of water from the communal taps that service a community without running water in their homes. A drenching rain couldn't stop them from collecting the bottled water that Gift of the Givers delivered.
 
2100 x 5lt bottles delivered to the Klipheuwel community.
 
Total Project Value: R54 558.00.
 
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09/05/2017 - Hopefield Community

09/05/2017 - Hopefield Community

Gift of the Givers Western Province branch commences is Winter Warmth distribution in Hopefield, distributing 1005 TFG (The Foschini Group) blankets and 5000L water to a community afflicted by water scarcity.

Total Project Value: R172 580.00.

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