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Heart and Stroke Foundation South African NPC

Heart and Stroke Foundation South Africa (HSFSA) plays a leading role in the fight against preventable heart disease and stroke, with the aim of seeing fewer people in South Africa suffer premature deaths and disabilities. The HSFSA, established in 1980 is a non-governmental, non-profit organization which relies on external funding to sustain the work it carries out.


Our Vision is to promote cardiovascular health and cerebrovascular health through advocacy, influencing policy, providing information, tools, and support which will:

  • Empower people to adopt healthy lifestyles and seek appropriate care early in the manifestation of the disease
  • Assist in making healthier choices easy

Our mission is to empower people in South Africa to adopt healthy lifestyles, make healthy choices easier, seek appropriate care and encourage prevention.

We run a number of programmes with the aim to meet of mission and vision :

  1. Healthy Schools
  2. Free Community Health Risk Assessment
  3. Support 
  4. Research
  5. Endorsments 


Donations to date

R 5 358.89

Fundraising target

R 20 000.00

Donor Messages

Very proud of you!
Paul McCormack
Good luck for the run
Sandra & Steven Meyer
All the best!!
What a fantastic cause Sean .I am proud of you
I am running it too for the first time ,a real challenge for me.Well done on this worthy cause .
Kathy Petersen
Dear Brother - thank you for doing this for those with heart problems - love you lots. this is from Christine and myself your two sisters xxx
Dan McCormack
Best of luck Sean. Always said you were half cheetah!
Very worthy cause

Activity feed

16 Aug 2019 R 180
14 Aug 2019 R 206
07 Aug 2019 USD 3
03 Aug 2019 R 257
Maureen and Leon Levy donated USD $ 34 to Heart and Stroke Foundation South African NPC via Walking the Camino with Neil
03 Aug 2019 USD 34