Your support will enable groundbreaking health research and helps us to provide essential health services to our communities helping to build a healthier South Africa, contributing to our mission towards a HIV free generation.

Be a Changemaker

As the HIV,TB and NCD epidemics continue to merge in South Africa, it is critical that we develop and implement evidence-based, innovative prevention programmes that target disease risk factors before illness occurs. The principle underpinning the concept of the Mpilo Health Park is to intervene and re-frame unhealthy behaviours before they become engrained in a person’s lifestyle.. Donations can be made here and are tax deductible.

From the United States? Here's how you can contribute

U.S.-based donors can make tax deductible contributions to the American Friends of the Desmond Tutu Health Foundation through its fund at the Myriad USA. Myriad USA, which brings together the expertise of the King Baudouin Foundation United States (KBFUS) and Give2Asia, uniting two longtime partners. KBFUS changed its name to Myriad USA in January 2024. Myriad USA is a U.S. public charity within the meaning of Sections 501(c)(3) and 509(a)(1) of the Internal Revenue Code. Donors are eligible for a U.S. income tax deduction for their contributions, to the extent permitted by U.S. tax law.

Other Ways to Make a Difference

Do you have a MyVillage Woolworths card? You can select DTHF as a beneficiary. Every time you swipe your card at Woolworths or their partners, they will make a donation on your behalf to the DTHF at no cost to you. Simply order a free card here.


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