Support Us


Support us


To provide an efficient fire fighting service to the people of Cape Town and surrounding areas the VWS need ongoing funding. We rely on donations from the public and businesses to meet our annual running costs.

You can help make a difference by making either a once-off donation, or by pledging your support on a regular basis.

If you would like more information before making a donation you can contact our Vicechair and Fundraising co-ordinator on


Once Off Donations


If you make a donation, please use your name as a unique reference as well as sending us an email so we can thank you for your valued contribution. (It also helps us keep track of incoming funding for the auditors). Send your Proof of Payment to

Bank Deposits or EFT Payments can be made to:
Account Name: Volunteer Wildfire
Bank: First National Bank
Branch Code: 250655
Account Number: 627 5001 6521


Secure Donation Services (SDS) operating on behalf of VWS


Secure Donation Services (SDS) is a full service agency, providing a unique spectrum of fundraising services including:
• SMS Donation Platform
• Database Creation & Management
• SMS Marketing
• Telemarketing
• Debit Order Administration
• Play-it-forward Card Campaign

Our dedicated team ensures that our charitable partners achieve their
organisational objectives with the backing of a sustainable revenue model”.
~ Bruce Darné (Founder of SDS)

310 Manhattan Place
130 Bree Street
Cape Town

Contact Information:
+27 21 824 3370
+27 82 337 0962

Telemarketing Fundraisers:
• Kaylin Walters
• Kulthum Sives
• Shantle Willemse
• Pathma Padayachee

Debit Order Administration:
• Bruce Darné

For queries, please contact our Fundraising Director:


Sign up with MyPlanet


You can support the VWS every time you shop! MyPlanet partners will donate a percentage of your spend to the VWS, on your behalf without costing you a cent.

Get your free MyPlanet card (no monthly fees, no costs to you!) and nominate the Volunteer Wildfire Services. Swipe your card at our partner stores when you shop. They will donate a percentage of your purchases on your behalf.

If you don’t have a MySchool MyVillage MyPlanet card yet, simply apply for your free card now and select Volunteer Wildfire Services. Once you start swiping your card we will very gratefully start receiving funds.

If you already have a MySchool card, but would like to change your beneficiary or add Volunteer Wildfire Services, simply call our Client Service Centre on 0860 100 445 or email us on – there is no need to get a new card!




Scan the QR code below


Thank you for your support!