Women’s Day Breakfast

Women’s Day Breakfast

“A woman is like a tea bag – you can’t tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water.” Eleanor Roosevelt Women are often the closest to our injured rugby players and are the constant providers of love, care, compassion and support that...

For The Love Of The Game

The Chris Burger Petro Jackson Players’ Fund Annual Fundraiser – FOR THE LOVE OF THE GAME CHARITY BANQUET takes place on Wednesday 25th September in Cape Town. Why not show your support and SMS (PLAYERS’ FUND) followed by a message to the Springboks...
2014 Annual “Day in the country”

2014 Annual “Day in the country”

Each year we like to treat our volunteer Trustees to a day in the country, which has become known as a highlight on the Fund’s calendar. This year we were hosted on Wednesday 19 November by magnificent Beau Constantia  – a small boutique wine farm which...

35th Anniversary commemorative event

The Chris Burger Petro Jackson Players’ Fund was started in 1980 by current chairman Morné du Plessis and fellow Western Province rugby team mates. These passionate individuals were devastated after Chris Burger was fatally injured during a Currie Cup rugby match and...

Ensuring smarter rugby in our youth

The Chris Burger Petro Jackson Players’ Fund supports the fallen heroes of rugby, players who have sustained catastrophic head, neck or spinal cord injuries whilst on the rugby field. In 2015 it will be 35 years since current Chairman – Morné du Plessis and his...