How Can I Help?

Thuthuzela is registered as: (i) a non-profit organisation (NPO) and; (ii) a public benefit organisation (PBO).

  • NPO Status
    • Thuthuzela was registered as an NPO in terms of the Non-profit Organisations Act, 71 of 1997 (the NPO Act) with the NPO Directorate in March 2007.
    • The NPO Act is designed to increase public and donor confidence by introducing additional reporting and governance requirements. Once a non-profit has registered as an NPO, the NPO Directorate has the authority to monitor the operations of the organisation.
      • PBO Status
  • Thuthuzela was approved and registered as a PBO in terms of the Income Tax Act, 58 of 1962 with the Commissioner of SARS in May 2013.
  • By virtue of this registration, Thuthuzela is exempt from payment of various taxes including donations tax.
  • In addition, Thuthuzela has been registered in terms of section 18A of the Income Tax Act. This allows any South African taxpayer who makes donations to Thuthuzela to deduct a portion of the amount donated from their own taxable income.
    • BEE Status

All of the children at Thuthuzela are ‘Black People’ (as such term is defined in the Codes of Good Practice, issued in terms of the Broad Based Black Economic Empowerment Act, 53 of 2003. Accordingly, 100% of any donation to Thuthuzela (in cash or in kind) can be counted towards the socio-economic development element on the applicable BEE Scorecard (5 to 12 scorecard points depending on the sector). The compliance target is currently 1% of NPAT.

Become a Thuthuzela supporter by donating:

Thuthuzela Aid Community Center (TACC) is a Non- profit Organization (NPO) registered in March 2007. (No: 053-733- NPO)

Donate Money

1. Direct Transfer

ABSA bank

Balfour Park Branch

Account Number: 9184795126

2. Payfast

Please go here to donate through PayFast.

Should you make use of the donation details above to donate money to Thuthuzela, please add your name as a beneficiary reference and then email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to notify us of your deposit.  In the email, kindly provide your name as used in the Direct Transfer reference.

Thank you for your generosity. It will benefit the Thuthuzela children!