Eg. "Gift R50", not "Gift R50.00"
The distribution took place at the local hospital, clinic and AIDS care centre.
The communities in Die Kamp in Klapmuts and Smarty Town in Paarl share communal taps as they have no running water in their homes. Gift of the Givers donates 2100 x 5lt bottled water and 650 Kiddies Looms.
Total Project Value: R75 632.70.
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
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
- 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
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
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.Read more