Category Archives: Donations & Sponsorship

HESC Thank You – December 2017

Share this article…The Hoedspruit Endangered Species Centre (HESC) would like to say a big ‘thank you’ to everyone who has contributed and assisted us in the month of December: HURLYVALE PRIMARY SCHOOL Our friends at Hurlyvale Primary School have done it again! Members of the Hurlyvale community raised and donated a whopping R8000.00 to the Rescued Rhinos @ HESC. We are thrilled at their generosity and very grateful to all…
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Horns at HESC

Share this article…The Hoedspruit Endangered Species Centre (HESC) is, to many, a paragon of what conservation encompasses. It focuses on the conservation of rare, vulnerable and endangered animal species and Cheetah Conservation is one of its core disciplines. It is however not their only discipline. Earlier this month a new initiative was initiated, namely: Trumpets and Horns – which draws focus, once again, to the impact human greed has on…
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Latest addition – Mopane arrives!

Share this article…The Hoedspruit Endangered Species Centre (HESC) received a call that a little baby elephant was found wondering on his own in the Kruger National Park, close to Phalaborwa. Karien Keet, the warden, was notified and a plan to rescue him was put into action. They found the elephant to be dehydrated and thirsty but on 8 December the 3-4 week old baby arrived. Gary – a curator with…
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Did you know? Interesting facts about the Cheetah

Share this article…International Cheetah Day 4/12/2017 Cheetahs used to roam freely in northern and southern Africa as well as certain parts of Arabia. Cheetah females have large home-ranges in which they hunt. Males usually form coalitions after leaving their mother. These coalition usually has a hierarchy, and only the dominant male will get the opportunity to breed. These coalitions enable cheetah males to better defend themselves and hunt larger prey animals…
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HESC Thank you – November 2017

Share this article… We are always humbled by the generous hearts of the friends of HESC that are so open to giving. Without the help of every person, school or company, we would not be able to do what we do. Thank you to each and everyone of you!  HALLOWEEN @ HESC Our friends at African Synergy put together a magnificent Halloween-themed fundraiser for HESC, and it was a huge…
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