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Take a look at some of the latest projects from the Rivers Foundation

Staying active during Covid-19 Lockdown
1 - 7 August

Sandton & Kyalami: 86 000 meals from bread, food hampers & Nutri-Go.

Centurion: 3760 meals from bread.

Durban North: 19 296 meals from bread.

25 - 31 July

Sandton & Kyalami: 64 430 meals from bread, food hampers, mini-loaves & Nutri-Go.

Centurion: 3760 meals from bread.

Durban North: 19 296 meals from bread.

Ballito: 500 Sanitary and cleaning items.

18 - 24 July

Sandton & Kyalami: 61 017 meals from bread, soup, hampers, mini-loaves, Nutri-Go; as well as 680 Toiletry Packs (14 800 meals from bread, 770 meals from soup, 27 500 meals from hampers, 2 874 meals from mini loaves, 15 210 meals from Nutri-Go).

Centurion: 3760 meals from bread.

Durban: 32 136 meals from bread and hampers; as well as 1000 face masks, 770 Covid PPE packs for school kids including shield, hand sanitizer & soap (19 296 meals from bread , 12 840 meals from hampers).

Ballito: 100 sanitary pads, 828 pantry packs, 1 077 individual food items, 33 170 meals from hampers, 55 face masks, 334 party packs.

 

4 - 10 July

Sandton & Kyalami: 84 050 meals from bread, grocery hampers, Nutri-Go handed out in Soweto, Alexandra and surrounding suburbs, plus 400 blankets to Alex fire victims, and other beneficiaries in need.

Centurion: 3 760 meals from bread.

Durban: 49 296 meals from bread and grocery hampers to local communities

Ballito: 9 234 meals from grocery hampers and individual food items, as well as 121 face masks and 50 winter blankets to a local school, church and members of the community.

 

27 June - 03 July

Sandton & Kyalami: 70 222 meals from grocery hampers, sandwiches and nutri-go to outlying areas surrounding JHB as well as the homeless on Sandton streets.

Durban North: 11 296 meals from bread distributed to our beneficiaries and 35 Toiletry packs

Ballito: 24 440 meals from food items, grocery hampers and baby formula, 158 Pantry Packs (groceries that don’t make a meal e.g. tea), 6 toiletry packs and 42 Nappy packs

 

20 - 26 June

Sandton & Kyalami: 81 080 from bread, grocery hampers, Nutri-Go and Mielie Meal to informal settlements and communities surrounding JHB

Centurion: 3 760 meals from bread to the Centurion areas

Ballito: 11 250 meals from grocery items supplied to Tongaat School Pupils this week.

Durban: 14 296 meals from bread supplied to our beneficiaries and Maize Meal to local communities.

 

13 - 19 june

Sandton & Kyalami: 55 920 meals from bread, grocery hampers and Nutri-Go to communities in Soweto, Midrand, Ennerdale, Germiston, Lanseria and Alexandra

Centurion: 3760 meals from bread donations in the Centurion Area

Durban: 11 296 meals from bread donations to families in surrounding communities

Ballito: 9000 meals from food items to a local combined school

 

6 - 12 june

Sandton & Kyalami: 51 040 meals from bread, grocery hampers and Nutri-Go meals delivered to Soweto, Ennerdale and surrounding communities.

Centurion: 3 760 meals from loaves of bread delivered in the Centurion area.

Durban North: 14 496 meals from bread loaves and grocery hampers delivered to Inanda Community and surrounds.

Ballito: 340 meals and from hampers distributed to two families in our local community, including toiletries.

 

30 May - 5 June

Sandton & Kyalami: 77 443 meals

Centurion: 3 760 meals

All from bread, hampers and Nutri-Go to areas in Pretoria, Mamelodi West, Soweto and JHB.

Durban: 57 496 meals from bread and hampers to various local communities, as well as 140 toiletry packs.

Ballito: 12 380 meals from hampers that were donated to Thembeni and Njekane Community.

 

23 - 29 May

Sandton: 157 270 meals from bread, grocery hampers and Nutri-Go distributions.

Kyalami: 5 500 meals from grocery hamper donations.

Centurion: 6 510 meals from bread and grocery hamper donations.

Durban: 51 396 meals from bread and grocery hamper donations, as well as cleaning and sanitizing items to a local crèche.

 

16 - 22 may

Sandton: 33 500 Meals

Kyalami: 1 600 Meals

Centurion: 2 800 Meals

Durban: 21 296 Meals from Bread and Family Food Hampers for Gogos and youth

Ballito: 12 900 Meals from Food Parcels as well as 200 Tea+Sugar Packs, 200 Bars of Soap, 240 Nappies as outreach to local ward communities

 

9 - 15 May

Sandton: 5240 meals (In association with Nando’s and JAM)

Kyalami: 880 meals (In association with Nando’s and JAM)

Centurion: 880 meals (In association with Nando’s and JAM)

Durban North: 19 496 meals

Ballito: Baby formula and Cereal – 1500 meals, 21 diaper packs

 

2 - 8 may

Sandton: 440 loaves x 8 = 3520 meals

Centurion: 470 loaves x 8 = 3760 meals

Kyalami: 250 loaves x 8 = 2000

Ballito: 150 meal packs providing 600 meals

 

25 April - 1 May

Sandton: 4000 meals, 1100 grocery hampers amounting to 110 000 meals

Kyalami: 1600 meals

Centurion: 3760 meals

Durban North: 13820 meals, 403 grocery hampers amounting to 40300 meals

Ballito: 740 food parcels amounting to 7400 meals, 725 sanitary items

 

18 - 24 April

Sandton: 36 000 meals

Kyalami: 3200 meals

Centurion: 3760 meals/470 families

Durban North: 17950 Meals

40 grocery hampers totaling 4000 meals

In association with Jackson’s Realeaf we have distributed 300 hot meals

In association with Affika Tikkun we have distributed 500 grocery hampers, totaling 50 000 meals.

 

11 - 17 April

1000 high-grade protective face masks which are being distributed to medical professionals.

Sandton: 11 20 meals to Gogo homes, child led families and other beneficiaries in our communities.

Kyalami: 3 200 meals to communities in need.

Centurion: 3760 meals to communities in need.

Durban North:  Food parcels for 40 families in Durban CBD value of R16 302.09. 17 450 meals to beneficiaries and the community of Newlands.

 

6 - 10 April

Sandton: 23 250 meals to Gogo homes, child led families and other beneficiaries in our communities.

Durban North: 13 470 meals to beneficiaries and Newlands community.

Ballito: 40 food parcels (value of R12 000), sanitizers, gloves to SAPS, soap, cleaning products & food tins to township homes.