Nature Conservation, Water and Sanitation

The Motsepe Foundation has supported the Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation, which has done extensive work in wildlife conservation on the African continent. An amount of €2 250 000 was given to the organisation in 2013.

Social Entrepreneurship & Education

Our goal is to expose gifted African students and entrepreneurs to global institutions of learning. Harvard Kennedy School (HKS) sponsorship towards social entrepreneurship: The Motsepe Foundation has committed a donation to the HKS towards African students who wish to improve their knowledge on social entrepreneurship, in particular, systems entrepreneurship. The Motsepe Foundation partnered with the…


The Motsepe Foundation has contributed to global health research into developing a cure for HIV/AIDS. The donation was done to the RED campaign, an initiative founded by renowned activist and Musician, Bono. On the African continent, the Motsepe Foundation recently contributed to the global fight against Ebola, making a contribution of US$1 million to the…

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Kay Motsepe Schools Netball Cup

Female children are often faced with many challenges that deter them from advancing and grabbing the opportunities made available to them. Sport is one of the ways of providing the much-needed space, support and security for each girl. Generally, female sport does not receive much attention from the private sector for developmental purposes, therefore the…


Johannesburg, 27 November 2017.  Thousands of South Africans from all walks of life gathered at Soccer City on Sunday 26 September 2017 to observe a National Day of Prayer, aimed at uniting the country’s various faith communities to find solutions to South Africa’s social and other challenges. In a faith-driven but very festive atmosphere, at…

National Day of Prayer, FNB Stadium, 26 November 2017

MOTSEPE FOUNDATION AND RELIGIOUS AND FAITH-BASED ORGANISATIONS HOST A NATIONAL DAY OF PRAYER FOR ALL SOUTH AFRICANS   The Motsepe Foundation has been honoured and privileged over the years to have worked and built relationships with the respected representative Religious and Faith-Based organisations in South Africa, whose names appear on the attached document. Religious and Faith-Based organisations…


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