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About The Foundation

The Mustadafin Foundation was established in 1986. It emerged during the Apartheid era in response to political unrest and violence that erupted due to faction fighting in Crossroads, which had devastating effects on the local communities, particularly women and children.

Mustadafin sees itself as a servant of the communities in which it operates and bases its core functions on the needs of the oppressed

We have 5 core functions


  • We assist 22 ECDS
  • We run 5 ecds
  • We run 3 madrassahs
  • Pre-ABET classes
  • Mentor & tutoring classes
  • Administer bursaries for tertiary study
  • Training of preschool teachers

Poverty alleviation

  • Skills development
  • Feeding (15 000 daily)
  • Winter warmth projects

  • Job creation



  • HIV/AIDS awareness
  • Trauma counseling
  • Social work
  • Clinic visits
  • Support groups
  • Home Base Care

Community Development

  • Life skills training
  • Awareness campaigns
  • Youth development programmes
  • Skills development (sewing, wood work,etc)


  • In partnership with city of Cape Town, disaster
  • Flood relief
  • Structural damage assistance
  • First aid training
  • After eviction support
  • 24 hour standby



Mustadafin Foundation, Standard Bank

Vangate Mall, 025 909

Account no: 072 778 377

Zakaah Acc: 073 159 867

International Swift Code: SBZAZAJJ


To all the Volunteers, Donars and Supporters we want to say THANK YOU, SHUKRAN for always having Mustadafin Foundation at your heart


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