African Conservation Experience

I'm off to Washington College in September! In the mean time, I am enjoing my gap year, with two internships and volunteering at the SPCA. The highlight of my gap year will be to volunteer with the African Conservation Experience, in northern South Africa. For two weeks I will be at the Moholoholo Wildlife Rehabilitation Center and for two more weeks I will be at the Shimongwe Wildlife Veterinary Experience. I am really excited about the possibilty of helping giraffes, hippos and cheetahs! I am considering being pre-vet in college, so this trip will give me more hands-on experience in the field that I might go into. This trip will also expand my global awareness of the conservation issues facing our world. 

The trip is going to cost $4565, airfare is $1050 and incidentals are $320.  Total cost of trip is $5935.  My mom has asked that I pay for half the trip, so I've been saving up for months, but I still need help.

Thank you for your support!

Donations ()

  • Peter Feldman 
    • $100 
    • 26 mos
  • Virginia Chang 
    • $100 
    • 26 mos
  • Ken Eisner 
    • $200 
    • 26 mos
  • Eileen Liebman 
    • $50 
    • 26 mos
  • Emma Villavecchia 
    • $20 
    • 27 mos
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Organizer and beneficiary

CLAYTON Pickard 
New York, NY
Mindy Pickard 
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