Polyoak Family Educational Foundation (PFEF)
This initiative of the Polyoak Packaging Group (PPG), was created to empower children of the Polyoak family to become skilled, economically active citizens of South Africa.Founded in 2010, it is managed by a team of dedicated professionals operating from Polyoak’s main site in Cape Town. InspirationPolyoak passionately believes that the most effective means of uplifting those who were previously disadvantaged, is to provide access to high quality education. This benefits the entire community as working graduates are empowered to help support their parents later in life and become community role models. PurposeThe Trust provides tertiary study bursaries for children of PPG employees, funded through dividends from its 10% ownership of PPG.