Thank you for your support, it makes a world of difference. Click here to download our donations form. Please download the form above, complete it, print it out and fax it to the Community Chest on 031 303 4184marked for the attention of Adeba or Jeanette.Read More
Attention all Comrades Marathon Runners
Support the comrades – with ICE bracelets
Accidents can happen anywhere, at any time, so it’s best to be prepared. You may want paramedics to know that you are diabetic, have allergies, or that you are on a private medical aid. This vital information could save your life.
Comrades Marathon are selling limited edition ICE ID Bracelets for R220 each and proceeds from the sale are going to the Comrades Amabeadibeadi charities, of which Community Chest is one.
CLICK HERE and order your own ICE bracelet.Read More
“Generosity,” wrote the esteemed psychiatrist Karl Menninger, “Is the single most important indicator of a person’s mental health. Generous people are rarely mentally ill.”
Studies show that employees who work in a company with a corporate ethos of simple generosity perform better. They have higher morale and work better with peers and clients.
SHARE-ing is caring
(Also known as Give-As-You-Earn or Workplace Giving)
The SHARE programme offers an easy way to make a meaningful difference in someone’s life. Once a company has become part of the SHARE programme, individuals employed in that company have the opportunity to pledge a monthly donation from their wages or salary to help support their community through the Community Chest.
Deductions are via payroll or monthly debit order.
Companies lend their support by allowing a representative from the Community Chest to address their workforce/staff by way of a short presentation. The presentation clearly explains the programme, showing how each employee can make a simple yet meaningful contribution to their community.
Thousands of individuals across the country support their communities this way. They recognize that the Community Chest is an efficient channel for reaching out to desperate people in need.
This is an excellent opportunity for employees to put their love for their community into action by sharing – however much each person is able to. No amount is too small, every little bit makes a tremendous difference to someone who has nothing!
Give your team the opportunity to make an impact. Contact our SHARE fundraisers at the Community Chest for more information and assistance in making SHARE a reality in your company.Read More
Our community is in crisis. We can be part of the solution, if each of us is willing to be someone who cares. For the sake of our community let's be that someone.Additional Info