About the Fund

The Orphans Endowment Fund is structured so that the capital is preserved and only the income that is generated on the capital is utilised to support the OVC Program.

From every R 500 invested in a Participating Share, an administration fee of R 50 is deducted and the balance of R 450 is invested.

  • The largest proportion (approximately 80%) of the profits that are earned on the invested funds are used to address the basic needs and development of the orphans and vulnerable children.
  • A proportion (approximately 10%) is added to the original capital sum in order to increase and preserve its value.
  • A proportion (approximately 10%) is utilized for the administration of the Orphans Endowment Fund.