October 15, 2023
The Community Chest Durban model works towards ensuring that funded organisations get the help they need to be effective, efficient, and sustainable.
August 20, 2023
New chairperson, Dr Velo Govender, made her debut speech at our Top Donor awards and expressed her appreciation to all donors for sharing our vision.
August 6, 2023
Research shows that a comprehensive birth to age five programme has lasting effects on academic and economic achievement.
July 19, 2023
Many of the children have colds and sniffles as they are sitting on the concrete floor without mattresses or blankets and their food supply is limited
July 16, 2023
Ethelbert Care Centre has been a safe and loving environment for orphaned and vulnerable children since 1907.
April 14, 2023
Umusa Uyasilandela ECD Centre is based at KwaZikhali Hall, Ohwebede area under the Mandeni Local Municipality and run by Principal Ms Lindiwe Zikhali.
February 1, 2023
Community Chest Durban supports 12 established and well-run non-profit organisations with the sole purpose of significantly improving the lives of those with physical and mental disabilities.
January 23, 2023
Obtaining a tax deduction by making donations and receiving a section 18A certificate can provide several benefits.
January 23, 2023
The plight of the impoverished elderly is serious. Many live in poverty, with limited access to healthcare, proper housing, and adequate nutrition.
January 14, 2023
Children who have access to quality ECD services are more likely to have better educational outcomes and be more productive members of society.
December 30, 2022
Uncertainty is the reality for an aged person – a mixture of sad and joyful memories, of losses and gains.
December 2, 2022
Through our partnership with Whizz Kidz, we have been able to celebrate the progress that each child makes at their own pace.
October 23, 2022
Abusive behavior affects every neighborhood, ethnic background, and economic class. No family is immune.
October 2, 2022
Gardening, beading, and sewing are taught at Molweni Zimele and are a source of income for the care centre for physically and mentally disabled.
September 16, 2022
Your Will presents a wonderful opportunity to help the under-resourced and needy, possibly in a way that you cannot afford right now.
August 26, 2022
The women who head up Community Chest's NPO Impact Partners are phenomenal, strong, and caring with a passion for serving the community.
August 18, 2022
Nokuthemba took over Sonke from her mother, Rose Gumede. These two women have paved the way for those living with disabilities.
August 11, 2022
“We have taken up the mandate of creating change and bringing hope wherever we are involved".
July 22, 2022
Food parcels and blankets are distributed to communities throughout KZN thanks to the generosity of Joan St Leger Lindbergh Charitable Trust.
June 24, 2022
The first one thousand days in a child’s life hold the key to unlocking his/her life-long potential.
June 5, 2022
NCT Forestry comes to the rescue again by providing food parcels and blankets to the value of R150 000 in KZN.
June 2, 2022
NCT Forestry is answering the needs of NPO Impact Partners throughout KZN. Whether it be emergency requirements or a long-term investment.
April 19, 2022
For the first time, funds have been allocated to STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Maths) to the value of valued at R300 240.
April 16, 2022
All funds raised will help nurture and nourish 6 000 children to equip them for optimal learning.
April 1, 2022
Passionate supporter, Wendy Palmer, donated R45 000 for the benefit of young mothers in challenging circumstances.
March 18, 2022
The impact of flourishing vegetable gardens is substantial and this is thanks to NCT Forestry and the well-run NPOs that Community Chest support.
March 10, 2022
We are aiming to implement the ‘Month of Caring’ throughout May, with the ‘Day of Caring’ taking place on Thursday, 26 May.
February 9, 2022
Partner with us and ensure your CSI spend for this Tax year has impact. Donate before 28 February 2022 and claim a rebate against your Income Tax.
February 8, 2022
We salute NPO Impact Partners who care for children and adults with disabilities. Follow the link to our donate page and help us to help them.
February 7, 2022
Riveting words from our second prize Essay Contest winner..."The pandemic has hit us all hard. We are trying our best to get by."
January 23, 2022
Vitamins help the body to rebuild and work the way it should, with 13 essential vitamins helping to resist infections and keep nerves healthy.
December 22, 2021
Millhouse Design's new and enhanced Community Chest Durban identity builds on our strong brand equity.
December 19, 2021
Community Chest Durban’s purpose is to empower people and organisations to enhance quality of life of those who need support.
November 19, 2021
Peripheral parties were not permitted to enter the school premises and our educational programmes were compromised.
November 5, 2021
Hopelessness, loneliness and boredom were heightened during lockdown which meant that staff had to work harder to alleviate fear and despair.
November 2, 2021
Developing strategies based on data allows impact partners to grow which ultimately means that more people in need can be supported and cared for.
October 10, 2021
The Comrades Marathon 2022 is taking place on Sunday, 28 August and if you are running, sign up for Race4Charity and help 6 000 children.