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Covid-19 Response 2020/2021


Nutritional feeding is at the heart of Embark Foundation, with 18 kitchens serving approximately 13 000 meals to children and the elderly daily. Ensuring the wellbeing of more than 9 600 beneficiaries during lockdown quickly became one of our key objectives.

During the past 10 months, we packed and distributed:

  • 769 701 meals to communities such as: Zandspruit, Diepsloot, Tweefontein, Witbank and Palmridge, Alexandra, Kromdraai and KyaSands
  • Distributed more than 14 300kg of Maize, Rice, Samp and Sugar were delivered to homeless shelters in Hillbrow
  • 1 200 PPE kits for Fairland SAPS
  • Essential items for Milpark Hospital – ICU unit
  • Food support for Weesgerus Children’s Home
  • Food support for Rosettenville Baby Home
  • Food support for jobless mothers
  • Essential supplies for Ons Huis Old Age Home