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ANNUAL FINANCIAL UPDATES

ANNUAL FINANCIAL UPDATES

The power plant, Droogfontein Solar Power (RF) (Pty) Ltd, is owned by various shareholders of which the trust is one of them. The trust owns 4% of the power plant via a 100% owned private company, Droogfontein Renewable Energy Company (RF) (Pty) Ltd. Read more here:  Letsatsi Borutho Trust Annual finance update_28 February 2020
Annual Report 2019/2020

Annual Report 2019/2020

July 2020 This report will be focusing on the 2019 Letsatsi Borutho Trust activities as Trustees won’t be able to organise the usual Annual Engagement meetings due to Covid-19 regulations. Unfortunately, the target communities will not have an opportunity to meet with the trustees in person and engage the trustees about the activities in their
CALL FOR GRANT PROPOSALS

CALL FOR GRANT PROPOSALS

June 2020 The Trust hereby calls for grant applications from eligible groups within the beneficiary community area to support specific activities over a period of no longer than 12 months starting in October 2020: The deadline for submission of grant applications is 30 July 2020. Please send your grant proposals to Zukile Tom at zukile@letsatsiborutho.co.za
COVID-19

COVID-19

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CALL FOR BENEFICIARY TRUSTEES

CALL FOR BENEFICIARY TRUSTEES

The Letsatsi Borutho Trust, which owns a 4% share in Droogfontein Solar Power, was established with the objective of carrying out public benefit activities in the local community, within a 50 km radius of the wind farm. The Trust seeks to establish its governance structure by appointing TWO Beneficiary Trustees. Nominations are sought from all
Letsatsi Borutho Trust Bursary Programme 2020 Application

Letsatsi Borutho Trust Bursary Programme 2020 Application

INFORMATION LETTER This Bursary Programme is funded by Letsatsi Borutho Trust. Letsatsi Borutho Trust invites bursary applications from the surrounding community. The bursary is open to persons who are South African citizens and want to study further at South African suitably registered tertiary institutions, notably TVET colleges, universities of technology or universities. Prospective students studying
WE ARE HIRING – PROGRAMME OFFICER

WE ARE HIRING – PROGRAMME OFFICER

This job description describes the key responsibilities of the job at a particular point in time. The responsibilities may change over time, resulting in modifications to the job description as the Trust grows, in line with the primary role and functions of a programme officer. Any revisions to the job description will be communicated clearly
CALL FOR PROPOSALS

CALL FOR PROPOSALS

April 2019 The Trust hereby calls for grant applications from eligible groups within the beneficiary community area to support the following kinds of activities over a period of no longer than 12 months starting in July 2019. Read more here: Letsatsi_Borutho_Trust_Call_for_Proposals_April_2019
Letsatsi Borutho Trust Community Support

Letsatsi Borutho Trust Community Support

The Letsatsi Borutho Trust, which was formed as a Community Trust with the main purpose of carrying on public benefit activities within a 50 kilometre radius of Droogfontein Solar Power, approved its first grant allocation in 2016 and has already spent a grant amount of R350 000, within the communities of Kimberley and its surrounds. To-date,