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African Conservation Trust

The African Conservation Trust (ACT) is a South African-based non-profit Trust with a growing reputation for implementing innovative and dynamic programmes that conserve South Africa’s magnificent natural resources and heritage.

African Angels Trust

African Angels provides a high quality primary school education to some of South Africa's most disadvantaged children, enabling each child to reach their fullest potential and grow into fine South African citizens. [AFC Charity No. AFC1088]
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African Dream Trust, The

MSR exists for the relief of sickness in Eastern & Central Europe, especially Romania, through the promotion of high standards of health care and good clinical practice.

MSR exists for the relief of sickness in Eastern & Central Europe, especially Romania, through the promotion of high standards of health care and good clinical practice.

Our vision is to have a national impact, launching thousands of unemployed South Africans into successful businesses and creating vibrant local economies in marginalized areas.

Amy Biehl Foundation

The Amy Biehl Foundation is a non-profit organisation that offers programmes to develop and empower youth (5–18 years of age) living in the challenged and vulnerable communities within the Western Cape. The programmes place a focus on the creative side of the child’s brain, and supplement the shortcomings of the educational system in the townships of South Africa. [AFC Charity No. AFC1052]

Avela Foundation

The Avela Foundation helps children with burn injuries on their road to physical and psychological recovery. Our foundation was inspired by a brave young girl who showed tremendous courage in the face of adversity. [AFC Charity No. AFC1099]
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Biblionef South Africa

Biblionef is a dynamic book donation agency based in Cape Town,
South Africa. [AFC Charity No. AFC673]

Bridge House School

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[AFC Charity No. AFC217]

Catholic Welfare & Development

Building the voice of the voiceless in the Western Cape of South Africa. Our aim
is to develop people to rise out of poverty, with the major focus being on
development work.

Chaeli Campaign

MOBILISING THE MINDS & BODIES OF CHILDREN WITH DISABILITIES.
[AFC Charity No. AFC926]

Children's Hospital Trust

Established in 1994, the Children’s Hospital Trust fundraises for the Red Cross War Memorial Children's Hospital and paediatric healthcare in the Western Cape, South Africa. The Children's Hospital Trust funds identified priority capital, equipment, research and training projects..  [AFC Charity No. AFC940]
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Child Welfare South Africa

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Childhood Cancer Foundation (CHOC)

To contribute to the well being of children with cancer and life threatening blood disorders, and their families.

Christian Literature Fund

CLF is a Christian non-profit organization. Since 1957 CLF have been
providing free and affordable Christian literature in the form of pamphlets and books. [AFC Charity No. AFC909]

Christian Social Services (KZN CMD)

Within the NPO (non-profit organisations) sector, KZN CMD stands as a faith
based organisation-rendering services in all areas of the welfare field
[AFC Charity No. AFC929]

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Constitution Hill Trust

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[AFC Charity No. AFC785]

Cotlands

Cotlands is a non-profit early childhood development organisation addressing the education and social crisis by establishing early learning playgroups and toy libraries in poor communities to serve vulnerable children aged birth to six. [AFC Charity No. AFC1041]

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Dementia SA

DEMENTIA SA strives to minimize the impact that dementia has on individuals, families and communities
[AFC Charity No. AFC928]
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Desmond Tutu Peace Trust, The

The mission of the Desmond Tutu Peace Centre is to serve the people of South Africa, Africa and globally.

Elgin Learning Foundation (ELF)

Our dream is to eradicate poverty in all its forms. We create communal wealth through an innovative, integrated rural development. We do this by providing relevant accredited training and development support built on community participation as well as investing in human capital development. This approach is underpinned by sound ecological principles and institutional values.
[AFC Charity No. AFC942]

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Empilweni

Empilweni’s goal is to improve the quality of life of children, adolescents and their families in our communities by providing culturally appropriate, child centered, community based mental health support and counseling.
[AFC Charity No. AFC821]

FASfacts

Initiating FAS-preventioncampaigns and programs that are holistic and Christian based ensuring a real decrease in the prevalence of Fetal Alcohol Syndrome in South Africa.

Food Bank SA

In urban areas, feed people from foodbanks operating Food Rescue and Food Procurement program. In rural areas, eliminate hunger and create jobs by making small holder farming viable. Everywhere, spur co-operation and efficiencies among those fighting hunger [AFC Charity No. AFC970]

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For the Love of Christ (TLC)

In a country where more than half the population lived in appaling conditions, with very little income, in families torn apart by urbanisation and legal restrictions, The Love of Christ Ministries was established by the Jarvis family to rescue the tiniest victims of a society in turmoil [AFC Charity No. AFC905]

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George Whitefield College

George Whitefield College is the official ministry training institute of the Church of England in Southern Africa. [AFC Charity No. AFC603]

GOLD Peer Education Development Agency

GOLD’s core strategy is to mobilize influential teenage and young adult
leaders to be positive role models and agents of change in their schools
and communities. [AFC Charity No. AFC768]

Ithuteng Dipuo Foundation

Alleviate poverty in the rural areas by providing educational material, numeracy skills as well as constructive support to teachers who have limited excess to available material. [AFC Charity No. AFC930]
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JAG Sports & Educational Foundation Trust

We care for people in the Jewish community who need our help, including
the elderly, disabled and those with mental health issues.
[AFC Charity No. AFC912]
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Jo'burg Child Welfare

Jo'burg Child Welfare (JCW) has been at the forefront of providing direct
services to children, families and communities in distress since 1909.
[AFC Charity No. AFC908]
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Keiskamma Trust

The Keiskamma Trust is a community organization, centred in Hamburg, a rural area of the Eastern Cape, South Africa, which works to foster hope and offer support for the most vulnerable. [AFC Charity No. AFC899]

Knysna Sedgefield Hospice

Palliative home-based nursing care for persons with progressive incurable and chronic debilitating diseases. [AFC Charity No. AFC948]

Michaelhouse Bursary Endowment Trust

MSR exists for the relief of sickness in Eastern & Central Europe, especially Romania, through the promotion of high standards of health care and good clinical practice.

MSR exists for the relief of sickness in Eastern & Central Europe, especially Romania, through the promotion of high standards of health care and good clinical practice.

Michaelhouse, the Anglican Diocesan College of Natal, was founded in 1896
and is a South African boarding school for senior boys, with an international reputation. [AFC Charity No. AFC646]

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Nairobi Family Support Services

MSR exists for the relief of sickness in Eastern & Central Europe, especially Romania, through the promotion of high standards of health care and good clinical practice.

MSR exists for the relief of sickness in Eastern & Central Europe, especially Romania, through the promotion of high standards of health care and good clinical practice.

Nairobi Family Support Service (NFSS) has been working in the slums of Nairobi, Kibera, Mukuru and Dagoretti to provide community Based Rehabilitation services to children with disabilities for over 20 years. [AFC Charity No. AFC969]

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National Institute for the Deaf - South Africa

A non-profit, private dynamic organisation and currently the only facility in South Africa and Africa with a full continuum of services to Deaf people from the cradle to old age. [AFC Charity No. AFC469]

Nazareth House Children's Home

MSR exists for the relief of sickness in Eastern & Central Europe, especially Romania, through the promotion of high standards of health care and good clinical practice.

MSR exists for the relief of sickness in Eastern & Central Europe, especially Romania, through the promotion of high standards of health care and good clinical practice.

Nazareth House provides a secure and happy home for abandoned, neglected, disabled and orphaned children – many of whom are the innocent victims of
poverty and the HIV & AIDS pandemic. [AFC Charity No. AFC191]

People for Awareness on Disability Issues (padi)

MSR exists for the relief of sickness in Eastern & Central Europe, especially Romania, through the promotion of high standards of health care and good clinical practice.

MSR exists for the relief of sickness in Eastern & Central Europe, especially Romania, through the promotion of high standards of health care and good clinical practice.

PADI is a group of people - both disabled and non-disabled - who since 1987
have been committed to education and awareness on disability issues in
both the academic and business worlds. [AFC Charity No. AFC720]

Petra Institute for Children’s Ministry

MSR exists for the relief of sickness in Eastern & Central Europe, especially Romania, through the promotion of high standards of health care and good clinical practice.

MSR exists for the relief of sickness in Eastern & Central Europe, especially Romania, through the promotion of high standards of health care and good clinical practice.

Petra Institute for Children’s Ministry focuses on building capacity for children’s ministry within partnerships with denominations or organisations. The institute offers consulting services such as assisting theological training institutions to compile curriculums for children’s ministry. [AFC Charity No. AFC774]
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PNX Global

MSR exists for the relief of sickness in Eastern & Central Europe, especially Romania, through the promotion of high standards of health care and good clinical practice.

MSR exists for the relief of sickness in Eastern & Central Europe, especially Romania, through the promotion of high standards of health care and good clinical practice.

Pneumatix focuses on Character building and Life skill training together with an Academic and practical training, specifically focussing on the arts as a major.

Project Gateway

MSR exists for the relief of sickness in Eastern & Central Europe, especially Romania, through the promotion of high standards of health care and good clinical practice.

MSR exists for the relief of sickness in Eastern & Central Europe, especially Romania, through the promotion of high standards of health care and good clinical practice.

Project Gateway was established in 1992 as a social outreach of the churches in Pietermaritzburg. It aims to reach out to meet the needs of the poor and empower the disadvantaged. [AFC Charity No. AFC872]

Reach for a Dream Foundation

MSR exists for the relief of sickness in Eastern & Central Europe, especially Romania, through the promotion of high standards of health care and good clinical practice.

MSR exists for the relief of sickness in Eastern & Central Europe, especially Romania, through the promotion of high standards of health care and good clinical practice.

Reach For A Dream seeks to alleviate the strain that a life-threatening illness
takes on a child and their family by providing the children with the opportunity to realise their dream. [AFC Charity No. AFC700]

Roedean School(SA)

MSR exists for the relief of sickness in Eastern & Central Europe, especially Romania, through the promotion of high standards of health care and good clinical practice.

MSR exists for the relief of sickness in Eastern & Central Europe, especially Romania, through the promotion of high standards of health care and good clinical practice.

Our goal for The Gordon's Challenge is nothing short of building a school for the 21st century and beyond. A school that will continue to deliver an excellent educational experience, producing leaders for generations to come.
[AFC Charity No. AFC954]

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SANCCOB

MSR exists for the relief of sickness in Eastern & Central Europe, especially Romania, through the promotion of high standards of health care and good clinical practice.

MSR exists for the relief of sickness in Eastern & Central Europe, especially Romania, through the promotion of high standards of health care and good clinical practice.

SANCCOB (The Southern African Foundation for the Conservation of
Coastal Birds) is an internationally recognised leader in seabird rehabilitation.
This non-profit seabird rehabilitation centre is based in Cape Town, South Africa.
[AFC Charity No. AFC183]

SevaUnite

MSR exists for the relief of sickness in Eastern & Central Europe, especially Romania, through the promotion of high standards of health care and good clinical practice.

MSR exists for the relief of sickness in Eastern & Central Europe, especially Romania, through the promotion of high standards of health care and good clinical practice.

SevaUnite's main aim is facilitating selfless service. We initiate projects in impoverished communities aiming to uplift and empower these communities and attempt to involve volunteers directly in the projects, giving them opportunity to experience the uplifting effects of selfless service. [AFC Charity No. AFC959]

Shine Literacy

MSR exists for the relief of sickness in Eastern & Central Europe, especially Romania, through the promotion of high standards of health care and good clinical practice.

MSR exists for the relief of sickness in Eastern & Central Europe, especially Romania, through the promotion of high standards of health care and good clinical practice.

Shine Literacy is a non-profit organisation that seeks to improve literacy outcomes for young children from disadvantaged communities in South Africa. Working in partnership with teachers, volunteers and parents, our evidence-based programmes provide effective and sustained support to children as they learn to read and write, helping to foster a life-long love of books and learning.. [AFC Charity No. AFC1037]
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Society for Animals in Distress, The (SAID)

MSR exists for the relief of sickness in Eastern & Central Europe, especially Romania, through the promotion of high standards of health care and good clinical practice.

MSR exists for the relief of sickness in Eastern & Central Europe, especially Romania, through the promotion of high standards of health care and good clinical practice.

Established in 1958, SAID provides professional veterinary care that is built on a foundation of focused animal care education within marginalised communities. Our operational methods are geared towards sustainability which is illustrated by our commitment to community based skills and business development. [AFC Charity No. AFC943]
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St. Bernards Hospice

MSR exists for the relief of sickness in Eastern & Central Europe, especially Romania, through the promotion of high standards of health care and good clinical practice.

MSR exists for the relief of sickness in Eastern & Central Europe, especially Romania, through the promotion of high standards of health care and good clinical practice.

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St. Luke's Hospice

MSR exists for the relief of sickness in Eastern & Central Europe, especially Romania, through the promotion of high standards of health care and good clinical practice.

MSR exists for the relief of sickness in Eastern & Central Europe, especially Romania, through the promotion of high standards of health care and good clinical practice.

St Luke’s Hospice provides palliative careto people who are approaching the
end of their lives. [AFC Charity No. AFC422]

St. Josephs Home for the Children

MSR exists for the relief of sickness in Eastern & Central Europe, especially Romania, through the promotion of high standards of health care and good clinical practice.

MSR exists for the relief of sickness in Eastern & Central Europe, especially Romania, through the promotion of high standards of health care and good clinical practice.

St. Joseph's Home is a private, but state funded home, providing convalescent
care and medical services for up to 145 children who suffer from chronic and debilitating illnesses. [AFC Charity No. AFC800]

Sunflower Fund

MSR exists for the relief of sickness in Eastern & Central Europe, especially Romania, through the promotion of high standards of health care and good clinical practice.

MSR exists for the relief of sickness in Eastern & Central Europe, especially Romania, through the promotion of high standards of health care and good clinical practice.

The Sunflower Fund is a non-governmental, non-profit organisation based in
Cape Town, South Africa, with a vision to give all South Africans diagnosed with leukaemia and other life-threatening blood disorders the chance of life,
irrespective of their race and financial circumstances. [AFC Charity No. AFC771]

Tembisa Child & Family Welfare Society

MSR exists for the relief of sickness in Eastern & Central Europe, especially Romania, through the promotion of high standards of health care and good clinical practice.

MSR exists for the relief of sickness in Eastern & Central Europe, especially Romania, through the promotion of high standards of health care and good clinical practice.

To care and to protect the interest, well being and safety of all children through developmental services in partnership with their families and communities.
[AFC Charity No. AFC829]

Thomas More College

MSR exists for the relief of sickness in Eastern & Central Europe, especially Romania, through the promotion of high standards of health care and good clinical practice.

MSR exists for the relief of sickness in Eastern & Central Europe, especially Romania, through the promotion of high standards of health care and good clinical practice.

Thomas More College is an independent, Christian-based co-educational school with dedicated and professional staff, running classes from Grade 00 to Grade 12.
[AFC Charity No. AFC883]

TSiBA Education NPC

MSR exists for the relief of sickness in Eastern & Central Europe, especially Romania, through the promotion of high standards of health care and good clinical practice.

MSR exists for the relief of sickness in Eastern & Central Europe, especially Romania, through the promotion of high standards of health care and good clinical practice.

The Tertiary School in Business Administration (TSiBA) was founded in 2004 with
a vision to “Ignite Opportunity”.  Our mission is to be an innovative learning community that graduates entrepreneurial leaders who ignite opportunity and social change. [AFC Charity No. AFC996]

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University of Johannesburg

MSR exists for the relief of sickness in Eastern & Central Europe, especially Romania, through the promotion of high standards of health care and good clinical practice.

MSR exists for the relief of sickness in Eastern & Central Europe, especially Romania, through the promotion of high standards of health care and good clinical practice.

The University of Johannesburg (UJ), one of the largest, multi-campus, residential universities in South Africa, seeks to achieve the highest distinction in scholarship and research within the higher education context. [AFC Charity No. AFC990]

U-Turn

MSR exists for the relief of sickness in Eastern & Central Europe, especially Romania, through the promotion of high standards of health care and good clinical practice.

MSR exists for the relief of sickness in Eastern & Central Europe, especially Romania, through the promotion of high standards of health care and good clinical practice.

U-turn is a Christian non-profit organisation founded in 1997. As a faith-based organisation, we unashamedly see our work as Gospel Motivated Social Action.

U-turn believes that the world will be a better place for EVERYONE, if homeless people are assisted to become whole again! Wholeness, not merely in financial or physical ways, but also in relational, spiritual and self-esteem. This is possible with the right help. [AFC Charity No. AFC1081]

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Vuleka School

MSR exists for the relief of sickness in Eastern & Central Europe, especially Romania, through the promotion of high standards of health care and good clinical practice.

MSR exists for the relief of sickness in Eastern & Central Europe, especially Romania, through the promotion of high standards of health care and good clinical practice.

To provide an excellent Christian education that is affordable to the previously disadvantaged community. [AFC Charity No. AFC364]
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