"If I want to encourage young
people back home to get to where I am,
I have to be an example."
“Now my son will have the opportunities
to make his dreams come true.”
“Today I work in a male dominated work force.
My father would be so proud of me.”

History and Timeline

The Tiso Foundation was established with the founders bequething 25% equity interest towards its foundin as a Tiso Group shareholder. Continue Reading

1 st Bursary issued to Matthews Mokena Photolo towards a Medical Degree at Medunsa. Continue Reading

1st strategy session is held. Continue Reading

Launch of the 1st 5 year cycle of programmes. Continue Reading

Official launch of the Tiso Foundation. Keynote speaker: The Rt. Hon. The Lord Paul Boateng PC DL. Continue Reading

Value of Tiso Foundation’s shareholding in the Tiso Group is R100 million. Continue Reading

Tiso hosts “Ethics of Wealth Creation” symposium. Continue Reading

Successful end to 1 st cycle of programmes. Continue Reading

Launch 2nd 5 year cycle of programmes. Continue Reading

5th Anniversary of the Tiso Foundation launch. Continue Reading

Kagiso Trust Investments & Tiso Group merge, creating Kagiso Tiso Holdings KTH) with combined gross assets valued at R15 billion. Continue Reading

Independent evaluation of the Tiso Foundation Artisan Development Programme. Continue Reading

Tiso Foundation Advisory Board Strategy review conference. Continue Reading

Launch of the TisoFoundation Annual Thought Leadership Symposium in partnership with GIBS. Tiso Foundation launches the Archibald Mafeje Scholarship for Advanced Study. Continue Reading

The Tiso Foundation partners with Canon Collins Educational & Legal Assistance Trust to launch a Masters scholorship at Cambridge University Continue Reading

Tiso Foundation completes 10 years since its launch with 5 key programmes running. Continue Reading