"There's nothing more rewarding than giving back, and making a difference in the lives of people in this great community."

About us

Under the banner of the African Pioneer Foundation Trust, the African Pioneer Group continues to identify and support the needy in various communities throughout the Eastern Cape with its CSI Programme.

The Corporate Social Responsibility specialised programmes introduced by the African Pioneer Group are numerous, covering a wide spectrum of activities, from business projects, education, agriculture, sport etc.

The African Pioneer Foundation Trust’s long-term objectives are to develop a platform for the vulnerable and underprivileged communities throughout the province. The ultimate goal is to create lasting partnerships, strengthen relationships for the future – from the youth to senior citizens in all walks of life.

The main strategy, in all cases, is to ensure sustainability and self-reliance in all the community projects introduced by the Foundation Trust.

The Trust’s policy is to monitor the beneficiaries through Site visits, obtaining supporting Documents of organizations and projects constitutions, proof of Registration like NPO, CBO, NGO etc. Profiles and quarterly reports, the latter also being requested.

Enterprise Development
Agriculture & Farming
Arts & Culture
Health & Wellness
Women Empowerment

Current Projects

Thinathi Piggery

An enterprise development focuses on pig farming. The piggery recently sold about 20 pigs, opening a space for 12 piglets. Two pregnant sows are expected to give birth anytime. This leaves the piggery with only 3 sows and 1 boar.

Ekhaya Skills

Project focuses on mentoring high school learners from Khumbulani High School. Arts & culture, and sports are their key areas. Ekhaya skills have recently introduced soup kitchen project. To develop & empower young people through their holistic development program is what they strive for.

Siqaqambe Health & Wellness

Project focuses on improving the wellness of the people in their community. Their target are elderly and children. The project provide hot beverages like tea & coffee on a daily basis, custard to the children and soup kitchen.