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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Latest News

Braai with the Springboks

Life insurance industry heavyweight, BrightRock, has teamed up with the Chris Burger Petro Jackson Players’ Fund to host The Play the Bounce Braai in Johannesburg on 20 June 2017, just ahead of the third and final Springbok vs France Test Match. This fun event will be...

Congratulations to Anton & Stacey Engelbrecht

Anton Engelbrecht is a member of the Players' Fund as well as a Trustee. His invaluable experience as a former rugby player and having had to adapt to living with a disability has helped guide the Fund on many occasions since he joined the board of trustees in 2013....

Thank you to all our sponsors...