This year we are celebrating the spirit of Nelson Mandela for a whole week, and not just on Mandela Day. 

Here are some easy ways to give back and support us during Mandela Week:

67 minutes for Madiba

If you are not able to give 67 minutes of your time, Donate R67 towards our programmes and activities which benefit vulnerable children and impoverished communities.

Add us as a beneficiary on your Myschool card…

Simply shop, swipe and make a difference. Every swipe counts!

Don’t have a card? Sign up for a MySchool Card here:
Or if you have one, update your beneficiaries and add us here:

Commit your change to be the change

Commit R100 to us per month as part of our 100 x R100 campaign. Already a supporter? Get 5 people to sign up! 

Volunteer your time

Volunteer your time or skills…and become a part of the family.

Winter Warmers

Donate towards our winter campaign and help us keep our kids warm and healthy this season 

Set up a recurring donation

Set up a monthly payment on Payfast here and then forget about it for the rest of the year!

Christmas in July

Sign up to create a Christmas shoebox for one of our children – choose a child to spoil, pledge a box, and complete the box by the end of November in time to make their Christmas extra special! For more information please contact us on

Other ideas:

Declutter and donate unwanted clothes or household items to our clothing bank

Speak to someone about us – tell a friend or your CSI department about us.

Book our group surf lessons or life empowerment sessions for your next birthday party, team building or staff training session

Support our surf shop – great deals are available on 2nd hand wetsuits and surfboards

Donate stationery or art supplies towards our literacy and art programmes.

Cook our children a meal, or donate non-perishable items to our feeding scheme.

Got enough stuff? Get your friends to give to us via the Got Enough Stuff site in lieu of a gift for your birthday

Let’s recommit to work towards our common goal: A nation where all of us are winners, all of us have shelter, food and education

Nelson Mandela
“It is in your hands to create a better world for all who live in it” – Nelson Mandela