Category Archives: Community Involvement

HESC | WCT THANK YOU BLOG FEBRUARY 2019

We would like to take this opportunity to express our heartfelt gratitude to all of our February supporters. Their contribution is invaluable to the day-to-day operations at the centre. BOWES BROTHERS Bowes Brothers offer a unique range of handmade jewelry with a focus on detail and quality.  A percentage of direct profits are donated to selected partners. The HESC has been selected as one of the lucky beneficiaries! Special thanks…
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The love of a community…

“Without a sense of caring, there can be no sense of community.” ~ Anthony J.D’Angelo Last week we were truly touched to see the thoughtfulness and kindness of a lady named Ivy from Acornhoek. We noticed an Instagram post by Transfrontier Africa which showed Ivy, who is disabled, handing over handsewn material re-usable sanitary pads to the Black Mambas. The idea is to have a form of sanitary protection on hand…
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HESC THANK YOU’S – DECEMBER 2018 AND JANUARY 2019

We would like to take this opportunity to express our heartfelt gratitude to all of our supporters during the month of December 2018 and January 2019. Their contribution is invaluable to the day-to-day operations at the centre. THE PLATTER PROJECT  The Platter Project recently launched a range of beautiful prints for sale at a super affordable price, and the Hoedspruit Endangered Species Centre has been selected as one of the…
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HESC and our local community come together for 30 orphaned children.

“Alone, we can do so little; together, we can do so much” – Helen Keller. Christmas came early this year, for 30 orphaned children. Over the past three weeks, the Hoedspruit Endangered Species Centre (HESC), with the help of many incredible people and companies from our local community, hosted three groups of orphaned children from a local orphanage. Their ages varied from seven to seventeen. Each week, a group of ten children,…
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Ride for Rhino’s – the Telkom 94.7 Cycle Challenge – 18 Nov 2018

HESC was proud to be selected as a supported cause, in the Telkom 94.7Km Cycle challenge once again this year. The event saw 28 000 cyclists take to the roads of Johannesburg, and cycle 94.7Km’s for charities of their choice. This year was the 22nd year that the race has taken place. We had the excellent support of over ninety cyclists that cycled for the rescued rhinos at HESC, and we…
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