Sustainability/ AECI Group CSI fund

AECI Group CSI fund

In South Africa the AECI Group allocates a minimum of 1% of its net profits after tax toward community development in an ethical and responsible manner in adherence to the B-BBEE Codes of Good Practice. Furthermore, The King Report on Corporate Governance promotes good social and environmental practices as part of good business practice. Internationally, the AECI Group aims to embrace the responsibility for corporate actions and to encourage a positive impact on the environment and stakeholders that benefit the organisation and the environment in which the company conducts its business.

In 2014, the AECI Group CSI Fund has contributed over R10 million to socio-economic development across the country in the form of monetary grants, bursaries and leasing subsidies to NGOs and educational institutions.These investments have positively impacted on over 25 not-for-profit organisations and educational institutions and over 80 000 beneficiaries.

To find out more about the AECI Group CSI Fund Programmes read more below.

The AECI Group CSI Fund Programmes

The Education for Life Programme

Programme objectives:

  • Improve learner outcomes
  • Improve educator skills and knowledge

The Infant and OVC Programme

Programme objectives:

  • Provide emergency response for abused and abandoned infants
  • Provide holistic care and support for OVC

The Inclusion Programme

Programme objectives:

  • Increase educational opportunities for PWD
  • Improve the artisanal skills of PWD

The Environmental Programme

Programme objectives:

  • Increase environmental awareness among primary school children
  • Provide environmentally-focused community upliftment


To apply for funding please click here


Group Community Development Programmes Specialist: Nicole Solomon

T: +27 11 806 8843
F: +27 11 388 2077