When a South African rugby player runs onto the field, he does so with a team behind him.

So when he finds himself having to adapt to life with a “new normal” after a catastrophic injury, it is once again a team approach needed to lift him up.

The Players’ Fund joins this team, and does so indefinitely.

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Help us support and encourage seriously injured rugby players.

Latest News

Rugbytots South Africa join Rugby’s Caring Hands

In September 2018 ten adventure-seeking riders will take to their mountain bikes in honour of the rugby players in South Africa who have sustained life-altering injuries on the field. This will mark a new collaboration between two well-known and loved brands of rugby:...

A celebration of the women behind rugby

The Chris Burger Petro Jackson Players’ Fund will be hosting a breakfast on Wednesday 8 August 2018 to recognise and celebrate the women behind rugby. Those who never miss a game, who pick up the pieces after a win or a loss, who are alongside every celebration and...

Success for the Players’ Fund at match day activation

On 12 May 2018 the Players' Fund was given the opportunity to use two Vodacom Super Rugby matches as fundraising platforms. This was the first match-day activation that the Players' Fund had taken on and it had everyone involved very excited! Players' Fund staff,...

WIN Tickets to watch the Boks LIVE in Bloemfontein

Make this opportunity yours by entering the Players’ Fund’s online raffle. CLICK the button below and pledge a R50 donation to the Players’ Fund before 12 June. Please ensure that you include your cell phone number in your registration so that we can phone the TWO...

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