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Kevin Richardson Foundation NPC

Org #91822
Vetted since 2021 Top Ranked
2018
year founded
$68,055
raised on GlobalGiving
1
year fundraising
0
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

The Kevin Richardson Foundations aims to preserve habitat and garner protection and awareness for Africa's most iconic specie, the lion. The lion is under threat and scientists predict that by 2050, there will be no lions remaining in the wild. This blindspot in conservation is a challenge because of the total systemic complexity in which the lion exists. Our foundation seeks to address this issue from all angles through: 1. Buying up large tracts of land to preserve in perpetuity for lions and thus other wildlife species 2. Educate and empower rural communities living on the fringes of wildlife habitats so as to show meaningful benefit to conserving the wildlife surrounding them. Throug... read more

Project Leaders
Shani van Straaten
Shani van Straaten
Carlien Mulder
Carlien Mulder
Team
Shani van Straaten, Mandy M Richardson, Marcel Bezuidenhout
Organization Information
C/O Advoca Auditing Building
Private Bag x 43, Lynwood Ridge
Pretoria, Gauteng 0040
South Africa
0836578533
Organization Information
C/O Advoca Auditing Building
Private Bag x 43, Lynwood Ridge
Pretoria, Gauteng 0040
South Africa
0836578533

Project Reports

Each of GlobalGiving’s nonprofit partners is required to send quarterly donor reports detailing the impact of their work. Here are some of their recent updates:

Aug 3, 2022
April to July Namibian Lion Trust report
Namibian Lion Trust Report April - July 2022:  Thanks to the generous GlobalGiving donation and the Kevin Richardson Foundation, we have been able to continue with our Human-Wildlife Conflict...
Jul 27, 2022
Pilot project still in progress
This campaign is one we are all very passionate and excited about at the Foundation. Sometimes pilot projects take time to get off the ground, and we have been delayed by a very cold winter. We are...
Mar 30, 2022
Collar Monitoring, Lion Guard Wages & Food Parcels
GlobalGiving Donation: GPS-Sat Collar monitoring Lion ID Npl-27, Lion Guard Salaries & Food Parcels  Thanks to the generous GlobalGiving donation to the Kevin Richardson Foundation July 2021,...
 
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