Through the SG Menell Charitable Fund, the Menell family contributes to a wide variety of educational and welfare causes and organisations primarily in South Africa.
Organisations supported include:
- Nelson Mandela Children’s Trust www.nelsonmandelachildrensfund.com which aims to change the way society treats its children and youth
- READ Educational Trust www.read.co.za, a charity that improves the welfare and education of people in developing countries
- University of Cape Town Foundation www.uct.ac.za/dad/alumni/offices/uctfoundation, which helps disadvantaged students attain postgraduate scholarships
- Dreamfields Project www.dreamfieldsproject.org, which provides football fields, training facilities and equipment to schools in disadvantaged areas across South Africa