• Camphill School is an Independent School for children and young adults with special needs (Registration Number 21/52/7)
  • Department of Social Services NPO Number: 003-320 NPO
  • SARS PBO Number: 18/11/13/1234 with section 18A tax exemption

The school is registered with the Western Cape education Department (WCED) as an independent special needs school

Camphill School is governed by a Board of Directors and its financial accounts are audited annually by a certified firm of Chartered Accountants and presented for scrutiny and approval at the Annual General Meeting.

Camphill School is supported by a limited subsidy from the WCED. School fees are well below the actual cost to the child and may be adjusted according to the financial circumstances of the parents. Approximately 52% of the School’s operating budget is sourced from private fundraising.

Alternative ways to donate

  1. Cash Donation
  2. Deposit a once-off or a monthly debit through your bank

Account name: Camphill School
Bank: First National Bank
Branch: Hermanus
Branch Code: 200412
Account No: 524 7070 4936
Swift Code: FIRNZAJJ

  1. Remember us in your will
    Name Camphill School Hermanus as a beneficiary in your life insurance policy
  2.  Visit Camphill School Hermanus
    You are welcome to pay us a visit. Please email us or call at our office 028 312 4949

UK and USA Donations

We are delighted to be a beneficiary of the “Association of Camphill Communities”, the AoCC.

The AoCC was set up to facilitate mutual support among Camphill communities in the United Kingdom and Ireland, to co-ordinate some of their activities and to represent their common interests. More recently, this role has extended to provide support to Camphill Regions throughout the world and to work together with them on major projects.

If you wish to make a donation from the UK, Ireland and/or the USA, the processing fee is reduced. If you consider donating through the AoCC please make reference to Camphill School Hermanus.

If you have any questions please email us at

Please see bank details below
Name: Association of Camphill communities
Account No. 00213935
Sort Code 831531
IBAN GB19 RBOS 8315 3100 2139 35
This account is a sterling account.

EUR Donations

  • EUR donations email directly Freunde der Erziehungskunst | Fabian Michel

We are delighted to be affiliated with the Freunde der Erziehungskunst Rudolf Steiner. Friends of Waldorf Education is an organisation supporting Waldorf education, curative pedagogic, social therapy and social action throughout the world.

Headquartered in Berlin (DE), we offer financial and legal support to Waldorf and Anthroposoph educational initiatives world-wide. Until now we have given support to more than 400 initiatives in well over 60 countries.

The Freunde is a German Non profit Organisation that forwards donations to Camphill School Hermanus without charging any bank fees and the donor will receive a tax receipt.

Please find the link to our German website or English website