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  • Refugees in Mogadishu wait for aid
  • Refugee camp in Mogadishu, an escape from cyclone affected area.
  • GOTG Medical team in Somalia
  • Infant care by GOTG Medical Team in Somalia
  • New Clothing
  • Food Distribution
  • Livestock destroyed by cyclone
  • Starving Somali Kids
  • Administering medication to Somali refugees
  • Food Distribution
  • Children attended to by GOTG Medical Team in Somalia
  • Makeshift tent in Mogadishu while Somalis wait for aid
  • Education Support
  • Food Distribution
  • Distribution of aid to cyclone victims
  • Hunger in the Platinum Belt - Marikana Miners
  • Camels used to transport belongings from cyclone affected area to refugee camp in Mogadishu
  • Food Distribution

Diary of Events

222/10/2014 - Special Needs School54 Personal Hygiene Packs were distributed to the Special Needs School in Phoenix as well as: 54 x 800g Nespray 54 x 500g Coffee 54 Toy...
121/10/2014 - Sunford Primary SchoolSunford Primary School hosted a debate regarding social ills such as substance abuse. The GOTG team distributed 100 Personal Hygiene...
114/10/2014 - Verulam Frail Care CentreGift of the Givers served a delicious meal to the 310 seniors at Verulam Frail Care Centre, KZN. Total Project Value: R12 400.00
DSC_9464115/10/2014 - Kwatema Kids ExcursionThe Kwatema Early Childhood Development is one of the ECD's Gift of the Givers assists as part of the Education Support project. The...
202/10/2014 - Tweenies PlaygroupTweenies Playgroup in Eastwood Pietermaritzburg receives Bulk Food for babies and toddlers. Total : R1500.00

Where We Are Active

Active Projects

Free Eid Clothing Exhibition in Aden, Yemenpic1Ramadaan 1435/2014 : Gift of the Givers hosted the annual Free Clothing Exhibition on Eid in Aden Province, Yemen. Amongst the 3000 beneficiaries...
Daily Iftar in YemenRamadan_Iftar_in_Hodaidah10Ramadaan 1435/2014 : For the month of Ramadaan more than 16 400 Iftar meals were distributed in 3 provinces in Yemen, Hodaidah, Amran and Aden. Due...
Free Eid Clothing Exhibition in Hodaidah, Yemenpic1Ramadaan 1435/2014 : The orphans centre in Hodaidah Province, Yemen, was turned into an clothing exhibit on Eid day. 2500 poor Yemeni, Orphans and...
Meat Distribution 1435/2014Qurbani 1435/2014 : Apologies for the delay in announcing our Qurbani Project 1435. Thank you for inundating us with your calls and giving us an...
05/07/2014 - Albert FallsAWinter Warmth 2014 : The Albert Falls community receive 350 Blankets from GOTG. Total Project Value: R21 000.00

Active Disaster Relief

Gift of the Givers Distribution continues at Kya SandsKya Sands Fire : Gift of the Givers continues with aid to the victims of the massive fire at Kya Sands Informal Settlement which gutted...
Kya Sands FireKya Sands Fire : Gift of the Givers teams are on the way to the Kya Sands Informal Settlement, north of Johannesburg, where a fire destroyed...
Fire in Cato Manor 02 September 201412014: Disaster Relief SA : 11 families face the reality of having lost all their belongings in a fire disaster in the Cato Manor community. The GOTG team...
Stationery Kits For GazaIMG-20140923-WA000Gaza: A People in Anguish : Gift of the Givers provided Stationery Kits to the children in Khuzaa, Gaza, following the reopening of schools on 14...
An Eye Witness Account and the Way ForwardGaza: A People in Anguish : Gift of the Givers and Channel Islam International invites you to a Talk by Dr Imtiaz Sooliman on "Gaza - An Eye Witness...


The Gift of the Givers Foundation is the largest disaster relief organisation of African origin on the African continent. We have delivered over R1 billion in aid to 41 countries around the world, including South Africa. We have designed and developed the world’s first and largest containerised mobile hospital, which was deployed in Bosnia. It was comparable to the best hospitals in Europe and remains unmatched to this day. 

We run 21 projects , administered by our offices in South Africa and Malawi. The projects cover areas such as Health, Education, Agricultural Sustainability, Life Skills, Job Creation & Entrepreneurship, Feeding Schemes, Sport & Culture and Winter Warmth.

In the area of Health, we developed the world’s first containerised Primary Health Care unit; there are now 20 units located around the country, serving about 40,000 patients every month. We innovated the world's first groundnut-soya milk high energy and protein supplement called Sibusiso Food Supplement indicated for those living with TB, HIV and Aids and Malnutrition. We established Careline, a telephonic and face to face counselling service (0800 786 786 Toll free).

We have received 85 awards to date, four from Heads of State, all of which recognise the contribution we have made in the course of fulfilling our humanitarian responsibility. 

Our assistance is purely humanitarian and unconditional. We assist irrespective of race, religion, colour, class, political affiliation or geographical boundary. We are entirely neutral in our approach to mankind in need, are non-judgemental and have an open-minded approach to all situations. We work with governments to get our assistance delivered but do not align ourselves politically to any party. We have an excellent partnership relationship with the South African Government for the delivery of our local projects, as well as for foreign aid delivery. Our activities have been profiled extensively by the media both locally and internationally.

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