The late Squadron leader (‘Bob’ Potgieter) RAF AFC and his son, Paul were volunteers pilots for the RAF and Royal Navy to fly blind service veterans for the St. Dunstan’s Charity during the 1980s and 1990s. Paul has flown for numerous charitable causes and more recently provided support for children’s cancer charities CHICKS and CLIC Sargent.
Help4others was established to create a way of helping others through a variety of projects. Building on a family commitment to help others, the third generation of the family are now involved, with Joshua Potgieter (Grandson of Bob Potgieter) becoming a Member Trustee and Anna Potgieter (Granddaughter) becoming a trustee in 2021.
Help4others is now a not for profit company and dedicated to supporting charities and good causes.
Below two different generations pilots in the Potgieter family.
Squadron Leader, ‘Bob’ Potgieter – RAF AFC in Hawker Hurricane (1943).
Paul Potgieter – with Boeing Stearman PT-17