South African National Council for the Blind

Contact Details

Physical: 514 White Street, Bailey's Muckleneuk, Pretoria
Postal: PO Box 11149, Hatfield, 0028
Tel: 012 452 3811
Fax: 012 346 4177


The vision of the South African National Council for the Blind is to facilitate a network of organisations that collaborate towards the prevention of blindness, and securing the full participation and inclusion of blind and partially sighted people in all aspects of a diverse South African society.

The Council's objectives are to: provide relevant services and support to South Africans with visual impairments; facilitate collaborative partnerships to serve the interests of visually impaired South Africans; advocate on behalf of people with visual impairments; develop and maintain standards for services offered to people with visual impairments; promote the education, training and rehabilitation relevant for the employment of people with visual impairments; help organisations for and of the blind to deliver effective and relevant services; gather and disseminate information on matters concerning visual impairment; initiate and implement projects beneficial to people with visual impairments; supply assistive devices and related technologies to people with visual impairments; preserve and restore sight and prevent blindness; work together with international organisations for the improvement of the quality of life of people with visual impairments; create awareness of the skills, capacities and abilities of people with visual impairments; and ensure that blind and partially sighted people of all ages enjoy all rights promised by the Constitution of South Africa.

Office Bearers/Management

Mr L Movundlela

Mr Lesibana Movundlela
Deputy Chairperson:
Ms Cathy Donaldson
Council Members:
Dr Charles Dickson
Mr Antonious Spek (National Executive Director)
Senior Management:
Mr Chris Budeli (Manager: Education, Social Inclusion and Development)
Bhavanisha Chandeparsadh (Manager: Fundraising and Public Relations)
Ms Jenny De Bruin (Head: Governance and Project Services)
Ms Angelina Khupe (Manager: Bureau for the Prevention of Blindness)
Mr Jaco Le Roux (Manager: Finance)
Communications Officers:
Unity Kgongoane

Financial Information

All Financial Values: R'0002015/162014/152013/14
Current Assetsn/a10 3236 292
Non-Current Assetsn/a5 4244 190
Total Assetsn/a15 74710 482
Current Liabilitiesn/a4 8014 702
Non-Current Liabilitiesn/a1 4011 000
Total Liabilitiesn/a6 2025 702
Total Net Assetsn/a9 5454 780
Total Revenuen/a36 83735 057
Revenue from Exchange Transactionsn/a13 4269 808
Revenue from Non-Exchange Transactionsn/a23 41125 249
Total Expendituren/a(30 292)(29 892)
Employee Costsn/a(11 579)(11 885)
Surplus/(Deficit) for Yearn/a4 7641 320
Net Cash Flows from Operating Activitiesn/a2 985(2 765)
Net Cash Flows from Investing Activitiesn/a(175)1 997
Cash & Cash Equivalents at End of Yearn/a5 2912 481
Unauthorised Expendituren/a--
Irregular Expendituren/a--
Fruitless & Wasteful Expendituren/a--
Posts Approvedn/an/an/a
Posts Filledn/an/an/a
Sources n/a Annual Report n/a

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