The primary objectives and mandate of the trust are to uplift the living conditions and to benefit the employees of the Namibia Grape Company as well as the surrounding community in the Aussenkehr area. The NGC Social Development Trust has been formally established in 2009. We always consider the current socio economic and developmental challenges we face as a Namibian nation and then the trust focusses on the immediate needs of the people of the Aussenkehr, Kharas area to establish which projects are immediately achievable with the available resources.
This year we decided to take a break from the back aching work of fostering education, to something a bit more glitzy, the 2016 Miss Crayfish Beauty Pageant.
The Chairman of Capespan Namibia, Mr John Akapandi Endjala is also the Chairman of the NGC Social Development Trust. The Vice-Chairman is Mr Gideon Nuunyango, GM of NGC and other Trustees are Angelo Petersen, the Capespan Group representative and the NYS’s representative, Mr George Likukela. The Operational Officer of the Trust is Ms Ansonette van der Merwe.
Bursary beneficiary – Garvin Christian – Obtained Degree in Mechanical Engineering end 2016 – graduation 2017 ceremony pics attached – (Garvin with brother and cousin)Read more
Since 2011, the NGC Social Development Trust has been funding Secondary School bursaries and a Tertiary Education Bursary for needy, but academically deserving, learners and…Read more
The construction of a Pre-school, which can accommodate up to 100 Pre-school children on the NGC Farm. Although government has made investments into the education…Read more
Funding to construct additional classrooms at the Noordoewer, EHW Baard School . In the atmosphere of goodwill, a donation was also made to the EHW…Read more
An NGC Farm community 65-seater bus. The Namibia Grape Company Social Development Trust purchased a 65-seater (standard Hino 500 bus body with wheelbase extension) bus….Read more
Other donations include funding towards various Kharas Governor initiatives, such as food assistance to elderly citizens and general poverty alleviation projects. The Trust supported the…Read more
The NGC Social Development Trust also funded community talent development project in support of the Karas Regional Council and Directorate of Education, Arts and Culture…Read more
Aussenkehr Sport Event: Since inception of the Capespan’s relationship with the National Youth Services (NYS), owner of the Namibia Grape Company farm, Capespan supported the…Read more
Construction of administrative offices, classrooms and staff ablution facilities at the Aussenkehr Primary School. In line with its specific objectives, the Trustees have decided to…Read more
An Ambulance for use by the Aussenkehr community. We have identified the lack of sufficient transportation as a major barrier to access emergency medical care…Read more