A World of Discovery

The TCD Trust

The Tourism Community Development Trust (TCD Trust) is a tourism-focused development agency based in Cape Town, South Africa. The TCD Trust’s objective is to make a difference at a grass-roots level in South Africa’s communities by consolidating the fundraising and social investment efforts of companies within the South African Tourism industry.
Tourist Community Development Trust is playing a leading role in community involvement in South Africa, working on sustainable projects. The TCD Trust is a registered non-profit organisation - visit www.tcdtrust.org.za to find out more.

TCD's Sustainable Projects

For every one of our passengers travelling to South Africa, On The Go Tours is proud to make a donation to the trust, which will be used across the following range of projects:

Blomvlei Multi-Purpose Centre

Building a multi-purpose facility on the premises of the Blomvlei Primary School grounds in Hanover Park, Western Cape Province, South Africa. A magnificient library has just been built and is already receiving quite iconic status in the area.

The Respite Centre

For those suffering from HIV and other infectious diseases.

Africa My Bra

Working with local unemployed women in Cape Town townships, using their beadwork skills to produce clothing accessories and in the process giving them a salary.

Baphumelele Educare Centre

a pre-school and creche in the Khayelitsha township in Cape Town.

Baphumelele Education Centre

A home for abandoned, sick and abused children and the Clothing Collection, an initiative that has clothing bins at hostels and guesthouses for old and unwanted clothes, which are then re-distributed to poorer communities.

Masikhule Home Creche

This was the founding project in 1993, to build a more adequate and desperately needed new creche for the children in Cape Town.

Rosie’s soup kitchen

Rosie started service soup to the children of her community in 2002. The trust decided to support Rosie by equipping her with a brand new kitchen.