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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Bloemfontein in the spotlight

Friday the 29th September finally arrived and after many weeks of planning, 124 intrepid golfers met at the Bloemfontein Golf Club to begin a day of fund raising for Rugby’s Caring Hands – The Chris Burger Petro Jackson Players’ Fund. Others would arrive later and...

National Wills Week 11-15 September 2017

Do you have a will? If not - there is a way! South African National Wills week runs from 11-15 September 2017. An initiative spear-headed by the Law Society of SA which aims to highlight the importance of everyone having a legally drafted will. This ensures that those...

Until we meet Pat Tebbutt again

Judge Patt Tebbutt passed away peacefully in his sleep on 20 May 2017! During his 93 years on earth, he became known as a sharp-shooter blessed with a charming wit that always left an impression on all who he met. His commitment to the Players’ Fund was unwavering and...

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