The JOG Trust is the custodian of both Santa Shoebox and the Kidz2Kidz Projects.
The organization was founded in 2001 by Dee Boehner.
The JOG Trust (IT2671/2009) was registered with the Master of the High Court, Cape Town in 2009.
The Trust is registered as a Public Benefit, (PBO 930031301) with the South African Revenue Services and also has Section 18A status which ensures donors enjoy tax deduction benefits in respect of donations made in cash and in kind to the Trust.
In addition, the Trust is a Non-Profit Organization (NPO 102-098) which is monitored by the Department of Social Development.
The JOG Trust has B-BBEE Level One and SSB earns 100 points on the generic scorecard Contributor status.
The JOG vision is of connecting people through the central message of “The Joy of Giving” – not only the giving of material or financial resources but also of time, skill, knowledge, patience and love.
Trustees do not earn salaries, and all sponsorship is used to sustain, promote and enhance the various projects run by JOG Trust.