The Papillon Foundation is an independent, non-profit and non-denominational, a-political Public Benefit Organisation with the following mission:
"Papillon - Creating better tomorrows from the ashes of today"
“We pray that our actions will inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, wherever they may be, as it is up to each of us to bring about better tomorrows.”
Taken from John Quincy Adams (1825-182)
More than 85000 needy persons assisted.
Distribution of donated goods
(2002 – April 2013)
Summary of types of people assisted by Papillon:
The needy, poor, previously disadvantaged, elderly, sick, youth, children, disabled adults, special needs children, orphans, child-headed households, unemployed, low-income earners, part-time workers and local community residents wanting to improve their situations.
Whether you would like to make use of our online payment facility or a direct deposit via electronic banking, you know every donation is well used and much appreciated.
South African Residents please note: All donations made to the Papillon Foundation are exempt from tax.
We offer subsidised social outreach courses in: