“Feeling hungry makes you feel inferior to the people around you. It affects your concentration. You start to look for ways to find food. I don’t think students should be worrying about food. Students should be students.”

Steven (name changed to protect identity) has been brave in sharing his experience of facing food insecurity as a Stellenbosch University student. His story has a happy ending because he finally received a bursary due to his strong academic success, which covered all the costs of his studies – including his food. Watch the full video here.

You can be the hero in an SU student’s story by donating R100, R1 000 or R10 000 to the #Move4Food campaign. If you want to give money and something more, sign up as a fundraiser and run, swim, walk, cycle, hike to help end student hunger at Stellenbosch University.

We’ve come a long way – but there is still a long way to go. Help SU students reach their finish line, especially during the crucial exam period.

Donate today!

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Fundraisers

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    Wim de Villiers

    R152,983 raised

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    Hippocampus Group

    R56,694 raised

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    Ronel Retief

    R16,700 raised

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    Willem Visser

    R12,447 raised

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    Ajit Daya

    R11,168 raised

46 Fundraiser projects

Donations

  1. Anonymous donation

    2 Days ago

    R600
  2. Anonymous donation

    10 January

    R5,000
  3. Annatjie Botha

    6 January

    R1,000
542 Donations

Fundraiser projects

46 Fundraiser projects

The Hippocampus Fund

By Hippocampus Group

Students from the Tygerberg Medical campus cycling 902 km as a step towards financial liberty for...

56.694% Completed
R56,694 raised
R100,000 Target
13 DAYS