Awesome Zulu Village

Awesome Zulu Village

Meet Zama and her mother Mrs. Khumalo, proud operators of ‘Awesome Zulu Village’ community homestay right on the border of the Hluhluwe Game Reserve, KZN. With a little help and direction, and using their own resources, they have established a fantastic homestay which is a wonderful complement to the Big Five safari experience to be

‘Rhino Bond’ breaks new ground

‘Rhino Bond’ breaks new ground

Congratulations, Oliver Withers and colleagues at the London Zoological Society, for the design and launch of the first Rhino Impact Bond. By cleverly adapting conventional market instruments to deliver social outcomes, this instrument expands the pool of otherwise scarce capital for conservation, incentivises innovation around what works and rewards outcomes. The Tourism Conservation Fund will

Celebrating the first step in Mashishimale

Celebrating the first step in Mashishimale

Celebrating the completion of the first step in establishing our second community homestay partnership in Mashishimale, on the border of the Kruger Park. Congratulations to our partners Abang, Community Homestays SA and the Mashishimale community on leading the way. If you are interested in developing a community homestay or cultural experience product to complement your

Rhino Gin enjoyed from beach to bush

Rhino Gin enjoyed from beach to bush

On the coast (Lekkerwater Beach Lodge at De Hoop), in the Timbavati bushveld (at Tanda Tula), and at KZN (Nambiti Hills Private Game Lodge), our premium Rhino Gin is being enjoyed. 100% of the proceeds are used to establish economic linkages between small and emerging businesses in neighboring communities and the lodges that thrive across

Three weeks to go!

Three weeks to go!

The deadline for submissions under our Community Homestay and Cultural Experiences funding window is 31st May 2019. We seek partnerships across the wildlife economy, built around ideas which enhance SA’s wildlife experience while growing the participation of neighbouring households, entrepreneurs and communities in the enormous value this economy creates. Contact us on info@tcfund.org.za to set