The Archbishop Thabo Cecil
Makgoba Development Trust, established in 2012 as a response to persistent
poverty, unemployment and inequality in South Africa, aims at tackling
important issues through funding individuals, non-government organisations and
On 6 May 2015, the
Development Trust donated R50 000 to the University of the Western Cape, with a
R30 000 contribution to the Faculty of Dentistry and R20 000 to the Centre for
Performing Arts. Maropeng Moholoa, Executive Assistant to the Chairman at the
Archbishop Thabo Makgoba Development Trust, said Education is one of their four
legacy areas and the ongoing partnership with UWC plays an important part in
Did you know?
To date, the Trust has
donated funds to 18 organisations and individuals as in the following
• Individuals, non-profit
Organisations (NPO, Community Based Organisations (CBO) involved in training
and mentoring women and unemployed youth.
• Encourage corporates to
invest in learners and communities in these
programmes and to invest in the future of South Africans.
• Partner with Higher Educational
Institutions and Schools to provide
bursaries and Scholarship to student on merit.
• Provide financial support
to NPOs and CBO’s engaged in educational,
health and economic enterprise.