Sim Race SA’s Charity Focus Fundraisers
Sim Race South Africa prides itself in supporting local South African charities and projects focussed on solving social problems. Sim Race South Africa achieves this by running a fundraiser campaign during each sim racing season called ‘Charity Focus’.
In order to ensure, that 100% of the donated money reaches the selected charity, all entrants donate their season entry fees directly to the selected charity. The proof of payment is the entrance ticket to the season.
To date Sim Race South Africa has raised over R147,694 to the aid of the less fortunate.
2022.2 Charity Focus: Jogébed Child and Youth Care Centre
Funds Raised: R19,635 and climbing!
Jogébed is a non-governmental organization helping orphaned children and neglected or abandoned babies. The Jogébed Project, supported by the Executive Welfare Council of the AFM of SA, is situated in Upington. Jogébed consists of a Foster Home for children aged between 3 and 18 and a Baby Home where neglected and abandoned babies under two years are temporarily taken care of.
2021.2 & 2022.1 Charity Focus: ABBA Adoption Specialists
Funds Raised: R61,172.88
Abba Specialist Adoption & Social Services (Abba) is a non-profit organization founded in 1983. They are a designated child protection organization with adoption accreditation for national and intercountry adoptions. They provide a range of direct services to abandoned, neglected, orphaned and vulnerable children who appear to be in need of permanent alternative family care.
2021.1 Charity Focus: The Grace Factory
Funds Raised: R37,757.00
The Grace Factory is an independent registered Non-Profit Organisation (NPO123-700). They have an unshakeable passion to practically assist moms and babies in need during the first few weeks of motherhood and infancy, with the ultimate aim of placing value and dignity on mothers during one of the most vulnerable times of her life.
2020.2 Charity Focus: Walmer Angel Project
Funds Raised: R29,129.00
The Walmer Angel Project is a Non-Profit Organisation that gives support to the community of Walmer Location in Port Elizabeth, South Africa. “Every Child Counts” They have many day care crèches/soup kitchens under their wing and run a Shine Literacy Programme. They strive to provide relief and upliftment to the community and for those less fortunate or in difficult situations. Sponsorship of much needed school items/uniforms, crèche items, blankets and used furniture is distributed where needed.