Governance


Thuto Trust, Registration Number IT5016 (T), is a Public Benefit Organisation, (PBO # 930 025 255), and adheres to the regulations of the South African Revenue Service (SARS) for continuing tax exemption related to its PBO status.

The regulatory requirements of PBO's are embedded in the Thuto Trust Deed and include financial oversight and accountability through a dedicated Board of Trustees, and ongoing record-keeping of the beneficiaries of the Trust.

The Trust will issue a Section a 18A Tax Exemption Certificate for all contributions. The Trust is engaged in ongoing, relevant Monitoring, Evaluation and Reporting of the activities and impact of the Trust.

Thuto Trust has a B-BBEE Level 1 Rating and is duly accountable to various stakeholders to maintain this status.

These core values are embedded within all facets of the Thuto Trust. Our track record, governance, compliance with all Public Benefit Organisation regulations, monitoring, evaluation, and reporting on social impact, all provide the donors and partners with clear, measurable and verifiable impact reports on the status of the trust.