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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.

Our core functions

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


Establishing of educare centers, administering of bursaries for tertiary study, facilitating adult literacy programs, training preschool teachers, managing Islamic Education centers and more.

Poverty eradication

Skills development, feeding schemes, winter warmth project, job creation, and more.


Assisting those infected and affected by HIV/Aids, community/home-based care, trauma counseling and healthy living advice.

Community development

Youth development and leadership camps, life skills training, awareness campaigns for social responsibility.

Disaster Relief

Working in partnership with the City to bring relief to victims of flash floods, fires and other disasters.


To all our volunteers, sponsors and donors - thank-you, shukran jazeelan:





Education programmes
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