Monthly Archives: February 2015

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Kerri completes Brighton Half Marathon

Huge thanks to Kerri Hicks who completed the Brighton Half Marathon yesterday and raised over £550 for the Wilderness Foundation.  Kerri ran the winter half-marathon in just under two hours (1:59:53) - a fantastic effort considering most of her training took part in a particularly difficult time of year enduring during freezing conditions and short [...]

2015-02-23T10:51:42+00:00 February 23rd, 2015|Events, Foundation News, Fundraising|0 Comments

Rhino Population in South Africa Reaches Tipping Point!

Is the Rhino Population reaching tipping point where the number of rhino deaths exceeds the number of births? In Pretoria in late January, Environmental Affairs Minister Edna Molewa stated at a media conference. “We cannot say we are winning the war on poaching,” she says. “The figures are worryingly high.” Molewa says losses would have been much higher had it not [...]

2015-02-17T16:05:53+00:00 February 17th, 2015|Forever Wild|0 Comments

Volunteer Youth Mentors

We are now recruiting for our next mentor training programme. Our dedicated team of volunteer youth mentors play a key role within our social programmes. Our work with young people is motivated by a passionate belief in the benefits of the outdoors and nature for young people, coupled with our delivery of excellent youth working [...]