#KnysnaFire: Feeling moved to help? Here's how...

How can you, or your business, help those affected by the massive fire ravaging Knysna?

Thousands of people have been evacuated from the area and at least four people have lost their lives since Wednesday.

Hundreds of home have been gutted.

The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviewed Gift of the Givers founder Imtiaz Sooliman.

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Knysna has burned to the ground.

Imtiaz Sooliman, Gift of the Givers

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Imtiaz Sooliman, Gift of the Givers

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