Martin eating Chimoya and a volunteer Meerkat children feeding antelope

DAKTARI Bush School & Wildlife Orphanage

Org #992 Vetted since 2008 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit Site Visit Verified
2002
year founded
$225,600
raised on GlobalGiving
9
years fundraising
35
projects funded

Mission

The mission of Daktari is to inspire, motivate, and educate underprivileged children to care for their environment through the medium of a wildlife orphanage.

Project Leaders
Michele Merrifield
Michele Merrifield
Team
Ian Merrifield, Michele Merrifield
Organization Information
Bona Ingwe Farm - PO Box 1599 Harmony bloc 81
Hoedspruit, Limpopo Province 1380
South Africa
+27826562969

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 0812873097
Organization Information
Bona Ingwe Farm - PO Box 1599 Harmony bloc 81
Hoedspruit, Limpopo Province 1380
South Africa
+27826562969

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 0812873097

Projects (39)

Support Martin our Cheetah
South Africa / Animals
Give our Bushpig 'Herbie' a new home
South Africa / Animals
Feed our porcupine, Yster, for a year!
South Africa / Animals
Christmas Gift - Sponsor a Child
South Africa / Children
Help repair our bakkie!
South Africa / Education
Drought relief for the farm
South Africa / Animals
Give a meerkat those winter clothes
South Africa / Animals
A cheetah got hold of that ugly sweater
South Africa / Animals
Eco Club Classroom Upgrade
South Africa / Education
Support Martin our Cheetah
South Africa / Animals
As Greedy As a Pig
South Africa / Animals
Our Dassies Need a New Jacuzzi
South Africa / Animals
Feed Dongo the Wild Dog
South Africa / Animals
Watch Our Meerkats Grow
South Africa / Animals
Banchee our Bush Baby needs love
South Africa / Animals
Help Underprivileged Teens Find Work
South Africa / Children
Thor the marmoset
South Africa / Animals
 
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Project Reports

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Jul 3, 2018
Two weeks of Job Hunting Program
At the beginning of June, DAKTARI Bush School managed two weeks of Job Hunting Program. DAKTARI welcomed 5 students from Monday to Friday for the Job Hunting Program. This program focuses on giving...
Jul 3, 2018
The wildlife orphanage: a key element for educate
DAKTARI Bush School & Wildlife Orphanage works in the South African bush to educate local children about the environment and ignite their passion for wildlife. Each week, DAKTARI welcomes...
Jul 3, 2018
The Meerkats and baby buffalo rehabilitated
The DAKTARI Team recently said goodbye to the Meerkat family. Twelve of their meerkats left DAKTARI to be rehabilitated. Only Gasper and Tikki stayed behind because they are quite old and have lost...
 
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