Connect Network is governed in accordance with the Companies Act No.71 of 2008 of South Africa as a Non-Profit Company with Members. Click here to read more on the Companies Act.
Non-Profit Company (NPC)
Ten network affiliate organisations are members of the Non-Profit Company. Representatives from these members function as a steering group who determine the strategy and goals of Connect Network. NPC members have the authority to amend the founding documents and appoint and remove the board of directors. Members stand for a three-year term after which they can be re-nominated. Current members of the NPC are:
The board of directors provide strategic direction, appoint and appraise the CEO, develop and implement risk management plans and ensure legal compliance of the Network. They also ensure the Network adopts and implements suitable policies for the Network as well as ensure it’s sustainability through a suitable fundraising strategy. Board members stand for a two-year term after which they can stand for re-nomination. See the current Board Directors here.
Connect Network is registered as the following:
Non-Profit Company under the Companies Act of South Africa,
Number 2006/012058/08 as CONNECT CHRISTIAN NETWORK
Click here to download the Non-Profit Company certificate.
Non-Profit Organisation with the Department of Social Development in South Africa,
NPO 040-987 as Connect
Click here to download the NPO Certificate.
Section 18A Company with the South Africa Revenue Service,
Allows donors to receive a tax certificate to deduct their donation from their taxes
Click here to download the Section 18A Company certificate.
SARS Tax Clearance Certificate
Click here to download the SARS Tax Clearance Certificate.
The Independent Competent Person’s Report (ICPR) certifies that more than 75% of CONNECT’s beneficiaries are ‘black’, as defined by B-BBEE legislation and that a funder/donor’s full contribution to CONNECT will count towards its B-BBEE scorecard under the Socio-Economic Development element (Code Series 700) of B-BBEE legislation.
Click here to download the ICPR Certificate.
Annual Reports & Financials
Our Current Auditors: Naude and Partners
Postal Address: P.O Box 2788, Somerset West, 7129
Physical Address: 7 Lourensford Road, Somerset West, 7130
Telephone: 021 852 4166