The St David’s Marist Inanda Foundation was founded in 2006 to ensure the long-term sustainability of St David’s.

The Foundation, based on the Advancement model used successfully in many overseas schools, as well as local universities, has as its primary aim the identification of opportunities for growth and development for St David’s, full engagement with community and society in general in order to support St David’s vision, mission and strategic objectives and benefit to those engaged with, and society in general.