iThemba Trust is a non-profit organization, established to uplift the community of Tarkastad, South Africa and the surrounding areas in the Eastern Cape through various enterprises and projects.


Click here to read the latest iThemba newsletter including information about welcoming orphans; testimonies from teachers and the former Mrs. South Africa who visited Orange Grove Schools – they were changed!; OGS’s first Thoroughbred graduate; sportsmen and women of the year; gold medals, and more!  iThemba is flourishing and preparing students well for the future!

iThemba has several children on their waiting list who are available for sponsorship and support, so please share that with friends and family and encourage them to contact Angela Price.  Her email is:  Thank you!

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The Jernigan Foundation is happy to pass 100% of contributions for the iThemba school through to the iThemba trust.

The Jernigan Foundation is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization incorporated under the laws of Washington state.  Our tax identification number is 20-8111798.  For tax purposes, no goods or services are provided in exchange for this contribution.