The Greater Stellenbosch Development Trust (GSDT) aims to bridge material and cultural divides in Stellenbosch. It unites partner organisations such as VisionAfrika, SOS, Eduvate, SEED, Sakh’ikamva Community Development, AmaZink and the InZink amphitheatre.
These organisations manage educational programmes (VisionAfrika) small business initiatives (SEED); aims to improve learning through innovation in the classroom (Eduvate); manages donor funding provided for the education of children (Sakh’ikamva Community Development); and strengthen exciting community organisations (SOS).
The GSDT is registered as a trust with the Master (Number: IT 23/2002), as a non-profit organisation under the Department of Community Development (019-824-NPO), and with the South African Revenue Service under Section 30, and under Section 18A of the Income Act.
The auditors of the Trust are LDP Inc. (Loubser du Plessis) of Stellenbosch (Reg. no.: 1994/001617/21 – Practice no.: 944270). Their auditing functions are performed on a pro bono basis and to the requirements of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP).
Hannes van Zyl