Surgeons for little lives

saving little lives

Surgeons for Little Lives is run by a small group of Paediatric Surgeons, and ordinary people, passionate about uplifting the lives of less fortunate South African children, in need of life changing surgery.


Our ongoing commitment

project needs

Our ongoing projects are the culmination of community responsibility felt by our surgeons, staff, volunteers & donors alike. We cannot thank you all enough for the ongoing support. 


You can make a difference

little by little…

Without doubt the need for funding is our biggest ongoing concern. If any of our projects touch your heart, we will gladly welcome hearing from you to make a donation.

We have a passion for improving little lives

Futures filled with hope & joy

What joy it is to make a positive difference to the life of a child. We invite you to join our privileged family. If nothing else share in our success stories, and if you are unable to donate, please pass on our story to highlight that there is a group of people making the world of difference to those who need it most.


Make a personal donation

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Our Story & Commitment

We are proud of our story & commitment to the needs of children through the Greater Gauteng area.

The reality is that the need is massive, an enormous challenge, but we choose to celebrate the victories. Please celebrate with us.

Join our community of professionals & volunteers

sunWe would love to have you on board, be it with a donation, by getting involved or simply by raising awareness of our most urgent needs. Join our Volunteer Program and discover how can make a difference.

Building on our success & providing hope for the future

teddyWe love to showcase our generous donors, sponsors & highlight where your much appreciated money & time is being utilised. For a comprehensive list of our success stories & sponsors, please visit our ‘Projects‘ section.

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Latest News & Events


Highlight ~ Celebrating 100 Years of Mandela’s Legacy


The Office of the Chief Rabbi

The Office of the Chief Rabbi

Office of the Chief Rabbi arranged 60 scholars from the Yeshiva College of SA to come out and host our patients, they played games with them, handed out gift packs and were very nice to their parents too.

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M&D Construction

M&D Construction

Fantastic toy drive by M&D to fill up our playroom/library. We would like the thank all the staff that put in the hard work!

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