Help a South African School, and be in with a chance of winning £1,000 for your school and a Gastronaut Live Show by BBC presenter Stefan Gates!


The South African fruit industry is committed to supporting its workers and their families and this competition is just one way they are increasing the support they provide for their employees.

Click here to find out more about the industry’s welfare initiatives

How do I help a South African School?

Submit photos or videos of a piece of art representing: ‘Doing Good with South African Fruit’ and get collecting those books that are gathering dust on your shelves – they will be well loved in South Africa!


Find out how to enter your school into our art competition to win £1,000 and a ‘Gastronaut Live’ show by BBC presenter, Stefan Gates.

Click here for more details and to download an entry form

Book Donation

Donate your unwanted school books to underprivileged farm and rural schools in South Africa. Any donation, large or small will be gratefully received!

Click here to register for a collection

Due to the Covid-19 measures, the book collection has been suspended until further notice.

We are so excited to have Stefan Gates from BBC’s Disaster Chefs, Gastronauts, Incredible Edibles, Cooking in the Danger Zone etc. in our judging panel.  He has recently spent time in South Africa seeing the fruit industry first hand and visiting underprivileged schools.

Here is his showreel:

We shipped a record 1,420 boxes of books last year…