Every donation we receive helps us to take rural South African Children on a Path out of Poverty. From education, to food and clothing, blankets and toys, and just providing them with a safe place, we ensure that these children are given the best chance to succeed.
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Sponsoring a Child is all about helping African children to escape the many ‘poverty traps’ that they find in their lives. For just R125 a month you will be able to assist our rural children as they try to blossom and grow into educated and responsible citizens.
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Do It 4 Charity is a website that allows anybody who wants to run, walk, paddle, swim or cycle for charity to set up their own fundraising blog on their website free of charge – and then encourage friends, family and business colleagues to support their efforts.
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For R350 we can give each family a substantial boost to get them through the difficult times between the various harvests. The contents of a Box of Blessings includes staple food items and any small items that we have been storing up during the year.
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16 Days of activism: ending violence against women and children

Every year by 25 November we are reminded again of the challenges of women and children, that we need to work together to end violence against women and children. A year ago we, at Goedgedacht Trust could not imagine that this year we

World AIDS Day

This World AIDS day, Saturday 1 December, Goedgedacht is using the opportunity to raise awareness about the need for
Grade R Learning Computer Skills

Grade R’s learning computer skills

The Grade R’s in our Pre-School on Goedgedacht farm, Riebeeksrivier Pre-school, all attend computer classes at the
Preparing for the future

Our students preparing for their futures

We are so proud of all students who graduated from our Leadership Academy this year.   Part of the aim of our

We need your help!

Make a contribution to the transformation of impoverished rural communities

The Trusts aim has been to develop a creative, effective, sustainable and replicable model for community development in rural areas, which offers children and youth safe spaces and opportunities to break out of the cycle of poverty that have trapped their families for generations.