PROJECTS, SUCCESS STORIES & NEWS FROM JFF

The Bux Farm Community Centre is officially open

Over the past year or so, our amazing team has been working hard towards getting Bux Farm looking beautiful and ready to welcome its first visitors. We can now officially say that the Bux Farm Community Centre, in partnership with NPC Sterkspruit, is up and running....

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Support a survivor this Women’s Month

Support a survivor this Women’s Month

Hello August. Hello Women’s Month. We’ve almost always run handbag drives for Women’s Month, but this month we are doing things a little differently... Free trauma counselling is a huge part of our Foundation and every session costs us R470. These sessions are...

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Young Men stand against gender-based violence

This year people around the world were shocked by the revelations of gender-based violence when the international #MeToo movement against sexual harassment hit social media. Then the local social media @AmINext left many asking how we break this cycle of violence in...

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JFF reaches 100 000 learners for 2018

JFF reaches 100 000 learners for 2018

In the beginning of 2018, in celebration of 10 years of the Jes Foord Foundation, Jes set a goal for the team to reach 110 000 for the financial year. Through dedication, support and utilising all of our initiatives, we managed to reach a total of 101 043 learners by...

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16 Days of Activism 2018

16 Days of Activism 2018

Our team has stirred into action for this year's 16 Days of Activism and we have several initiatives and events organised for this important period of standing up against abuse and gender-based violence. Most of these initiatives are to honour the brave children who...

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Mandela Day 2018

Mandela Day 2018

This year is Nelson Mandela's centennial celebration and we are spending our 67 minutes uplifting the Pinetown Court Children's room. The room is currently a little bare and we are going to be refurbishing and furnishing the room to make it as comfortable as possible...

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Vida Flamenco Supports JFF

Vida Flamenco Supports JFF

We have 100 tickets for an incredible Vida Flamenco performance, graciously donated by Linda Vargas, to help us raise funds for our #getjffmobile campaign. The performance will be held on Thursday, the 12th of July at the Sneddon Theatre, and ticket prices are R180...

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Rape Awareness Impact Program

Rape Awareness Impact Program

In 2018, The Jes Foord Foundation launched their Learners Awareness Impact Program. The target of reaching 110 000 learners this year is the main focus for our Awareness Campaign, which includes our learners awareness impact program as well as our awareness talks, and...

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Volunteer with us.

The work that we do is made only possible through the heart of our community. We run various projects and your contributions, large or small makes a world of difference to us. Our core focus at the foundation is Education, Awareness and Support. Should you feel that...

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Becoming a Survivor Support Group

Becoming a Survivor Support Group

The Jes Foord Foundation is very proud to report the success of the 2016 Support Group Project held in Hammersdale.  The Becoming a Survivor Support Group Project is one of our psycho-educational projects aimed at supporting rape victims on their healing journey to...

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