The Wayne Mathew Naidoo Foundation is a registered Non-Profit Company on a mission to inspire and reignite hope in individuals and communities across South Africa through Education, Food Security, Health Care and Human Development. Causes that the late Wayne Mathew Naidoo was passionate about.

- Food Security-

Feed the future

Food security in lower income areas has been an ongoing challenge in South Africa. The Feed the future programme is our response to this.

Zamdela Township, Free State

As part of our NoChildorFamilyWithoutaChristmas initiative, grocery hampers, toys, books, and clothing were donated to more than 500 abused, abandoned, and underprivileged families and children who are often forgotten about during the festive period.


Together we were able to make their Christmas a little brighter.

Khayelitsha, Western Cape
Kyalami, Gauteng

Being the light South Africa needs this #MandelaMonth

In an effort to alleviate hunger and restore dignity amongst the most desperate, the Wayne Mathew Naidoo Foundation team provided groceries and outdoor toys to the Khayelitsha and Kyalami communities:


  • Khayelitsha, Western Cape: Groceries and outdoor toys provided to the Yiza Ekhaya Soup Kitchen in the Khayelitsha township which feeds over 200 children and adults on a daily basis
  • Kyalami, Gauteng: Groceries provided to a family of 4 in Kyalami, who had depleted their savings and lost all sources of income.

Lenasia, Gauteng

Essential groceries were supplied to a widowed woman facing financial difficulties as she battles a life-threatening illness and cares for her disabled child.

Bertrams, Johannesburg

A 60 year old woman from JHB requested assistance in moving to a more secure housing facility after living in a homeless shelter for over 8 months. 


We provided a new single bed set, bed sheets , duvet, crockery, cutlery, and groceries to aid her journey in starting over. 

Zakariyya Park, Johannesburg

The foundation received a call from a family in Zakariyya Park that tragically lost their 23 year old son in a car accident on Friday, 21 April 2023. We responded by providing groceries ahead of the funeral taking place on Sunday. 

Johannesburg, Gauteng

The Wayne Mathew Naidoo Foundation  donated grocery hampers, toys, and treats to the homeless and orphaned children of Johannesburg, making their 2022 Christmas a little brighter.

Lenasia, Johannesburg


The Wayne Mathew Naidoo Foundation donated over 550+ non-perishable food, perishable food, cutlery, stationary, and outdoor toys to the NISAA Women’s shelter housing 15 abused women and The Aryan Benevolent Home housing 45 abused and abandoned children.

Midrand, Johannesburg

The Wayne Mathew Naidoo Foundation closed off Mandela month with the distribution of hot dogs and oranges amongst the most vulnerable in the Midrand area.

Mamelodi, Pretoria

A stainless steel sink, tap, and lockers have been installed at the Shirinda Primary School to mobilize the school’s kitchen to administer its own food scheme whilst enhancing hygiene and safety.


Plastic View, Pretoria

200 loaves of bread were donated to CRC Pretoria for distribution amongst families affected by the fire in the Plastic View informal settlement in March 2022.


The official launch of The Wayne Mathew Naidoo Foundation was commemorated by sharing the love and excitement amongst the local Pretoria community.