Lawyers against Abuse has assisted hundreds of victims of gender-based violence through the generous support of donors like you.



R250 ($25) facilitates one community workshop to raise awareness of gender-based violence

R500 ($50) ensures one victim can receive trauma counseling

R750 ($75) provides direct intervention when a victim is turned away by the police

R1000 ($100) grants one victim of domestic violence an enforceable protection order

R1250 ($125) guarantees one rape victim receives court support throughout her trial

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(1) Set up a recurring donation through PayFast*

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Account Name: Legal Centre for Gender Based Violence Association
Bank: First National Bank
Branch Code: 200607
Branch Name: 4 Merchant Place
Account Number: 62333686345
Account Type: Business
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(4) For US-based** or UK-based*** donors, donate through Global Giving

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Notes regarding tax deductibility
*For South African donors, all donations made to LvA are tax deductible as LvA is a registered Section 18A Public Benefit Organisation (PBO No: 930037235). Email to request a Section 18A Certificate for your donation.
**For US taxpayers, all donations made through Global Giving are tax deductible as Global Giving is a 501(c)(3) Not-for-Profit Organisation (ID-number 30-0108263). Global Giving issues donors a tax receipt immediately after a donation is made.
***For UK taxpayers, Global Giving UK is a registered charity (no 1122823). As such, donations made by UK taxpayers are eligible for Gift Aid, a 25% match from the British Government.

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