PRESS ARTICLES

Intellidex endorses Tiger Brands Foundation model

Published: Tue 13 November 2018

During 2018, researchers into capital markets and financial services, Intellidex, issued the findings of their research into the charitable and community components of empowerment deals entered into since 2002 by the 100 largest JSE-listed companies.

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High SROI returns for nutritional programmes

Published: Tue 13 November 2018

Independent studies show a social return on investment of between R8 and R10 for every R1 invested.
Education is the broad field that attracts about half of all social investment in private sector community development work. It is therefore particularly

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Did you know?

Published: Tue 13 November 2018

2018 Tiger Brands Foundation at a glance:

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Walking alongside young South Africa

Published: Tue 13 November 2018

Tiger Brands Foundation Director Eugene Absolom says that if South Africa is to maximise
the benefits of her large and sustained investment in education, then well thought-through PPPs are needed. The benefits of school nutrition programmes are demonstr

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A country at her best

Published: Tue 13 November 2018

In her Chairperson’s Statement to the Tiger Brands Foundation 2018 annual report, Ambassador Sheila Sisulu says that South Africans are answering their country’s call right across the country.

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A relevant example to emulate

Published: Tue 13 November 2018

(Message from Angie Motshekga MP, Minister of Basic Education)

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2018 Annual Report: “Beyond the Meal”

Published: Tue 13 November 2018

Published in November 2018, and available for download, the 2018 Annual Report of the Tiger Brands Foundation covers the period of the Foundation’s financial year of 1 March 2017 to 28 February 2018.

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Teach, learn and have no regrets!

Published: Mon 27 August 2018

Through the eyes of Sheila Sisulu, chairperson of the Tiger Brands Foundation, teaching is not really a career… it is a lifestyle. For someone whose career has spanned several decades across a few continents in different yet connected spheres, it is ref

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Coverage in The Star Newspaper

Published: Mon 27 August 2018

More than seven years ago, the Tiger Brands Foundation’s in-school breakfast programme started serving a hot, cooked nutritious breakfast meal to learners in no-fee paying schools.

The programme is a public private partnership with the Department of

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Tiger Brands Foundation augments breakfast programme through school holiday food hampers

Published: Wed 20 June 2018

The Tiger Brands Foundation will provide food hampers at Leokeng Primary School in Brits, North West on June 20, 2018. “It is our mission to contribute towards education by providing good nutrition to school going learners in vulnerable communities arou

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Hungry children can’t concentrate in class

Published: Thu 15 March 2018

Breakfast remains the most important meal of the day. In a nation constantly plagued by lifestyle related illnesses such as obesity, heart disease, malnutrition and diabetes; the importance of proper nutrition can no longer be ignored.

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Virginia Vraagom–Principal of Steenburg’s Cove Primary School

Published: Tue 16 January 2018

By the end of 2017, Virginia will have spent a cumulative total of 40 years at Steenberg’s Cove Primary School. That’s dedication!

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CSDA study shows TBF breakfast initiative contributes to socio-economic development

Published: Tue 22 August 2017

Programmes that aim to look after the nutritional wellbeing of learners as their core mandate have a far-reaching and significant impact that goes beyond just filling empty stomachs. One such programme is the Tiger Brands Foundation's (TBF) in-school brea

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Tiger Brands Foundation in-school breakfast programme serves 50 millionth meal

Published: Mon 03 July 2017

More than five years ago, Tiger Brands Foundation's in-school breakfast programme started serving a nutritious breakfast meal to learners in no-fee paying schools.

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School principal's conference to highlight the role of nutrition in the classroom

Published: Mon 24 April 2017

Just under 100 principals from some of the country’s under-resourced primary schools are meeting this week to discuss the urgent need for learners to receive better nutrition.

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Principal's Conference

Published: Mon 24 April 2017

The second Tiger Brands Foundation Principals Conference was held at Emperor’s Palace in Johannesburg from 4 – 6 April 2017.

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Tiger Brand Foundation gives hungry pupils a roaring start

Published: Thu 16 March 2017

Through its countrywide nutrition programme, the Tiger Brands Foundation serves breakfast to 63,500 pupils every day

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Tiger Brands hands over school kitchen

Published: Fri 10 February 2017

It was joy and excitement for pupils of Seithati Intermediate Primary School when Tiger Brands Foundation donated a R450000 fully furnished kitchen.

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R450000 kitchen for school

Published: Fri 10 February 2017

As part of celebrating National Nutrition Week, Tiger Brands Foundation will hand over a R450000 kitchen to Seithati Intermediate School in Botshabelo tomorrow for being named the best Nutrition Schools National Programme in the country.

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For poor children, two healthy meals a day can keep obesity away

Published: Fri 10 February 2017

Schoolchildren who receive a nutritious lunchtime meal are less likely to be overweight or suffer from childhood obesity. And those who receive both breakfast and lunch are three times less likely to suffer this fate.

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Tiger Brands year end financial results

Published: Fri 10 February 2017

The Tiger Brands Foundation, whose primary focus is taking nutrition and nutrition education to the country’s most under-resourced schools, supports more than 60 000 learners in 83 non-fee paying schools across all nine provinces with a nutritious break

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