GivenGain is a secure method for donations from Mastercard and Visa account holders and international donations, and also allows donors the option to give to Project Rhino’s efforts on a regular basis with total control.

Official website:  GivenGain   Cause Name: African Conservation Trust   Project:  Project Rhino

Website Link:   Click on the big Red button ‘Donate Now’ and follow the prompts.  (NB: we do not receive actual bank account details of donors; those are completely secure.)

PayPal conveniently accepts VISA, MasterCard & American Express payments securely from across the world; visit:

YOCO is a secure online portal for credit card donations; offering the lowest service charges (less than 4%) per donation, meaning your money goes to where it is needed most.

YOCO accepts international, Visa & MasterCard donations, but currently does not accept AMMEX or Diners Club. Please note that YOCO donations are in South African Rand.

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All payments are processed securely by YOCO (we do not receive any of your personal information).


Account Name: Project Rhino Alliance NPC

Bank: First National Bank (FNB)

Branch: Kloof

Branch Code: 250655

Account No: 629 203 46 229

SWIFT code: FIRNZAJJ (international donations only)

Deposit Reference: Please include your full name to help us accurately record your donation

Acknowledging your donation:

If you would like acknowledgement of your donation, please email proof of deposit to, along with your full name and contact details (email & telephone) so that Project Rhino can send you a letter of thanks and an 18A certificate.     If you have any questions or want further information, please do not hesitate to contact us.

If you are a South African tax payer (in business or personal capacity), we can provide you with a Section 18A certificate for your donation which you can use to offset your tax burden. The African Conservation Trust is a SARS registered public benefit organisation and is authorised to accept donations on Project Rhino’s behalf. A number of donation options are available, including GivenGain, GlobalGiving, PayPal and YOCO. Please feel free to contact us for more information.


Project Rhino Alliance NPC
Registration Number: 2021/843413/08


Postal Add: Suite 8, Private Bag X6011, Hilton, 3245, South Africa
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Donations are utilised directly for Project Rhino’s collectively approved anti-poaching and rhino conservation strategies, which include:

The Zululand Anti-Poaching Wing and Operations Centre at Hluhluwe Airfield (aerial surveillance, reaction support & security): provides support to 26 game reserves in northern KZN;

Anti-Poaching needs: skills training, equipment & resources for KZN game reserves, rangers and APU members; we provide direct support to 30+ game reserves (both Ezemvelo and private) who are members of either the Zululand Wildlife Security Initiative or the Midlands Wildlife Security Initiative

Community Engagement, Education & Awareness: the ‘Rhino Art – let the Children’s Voices be Heard’ campaign run in conjunction with the Kingsley Holgate Foundation; as well as the World Youth Wildlife Summit; Traditional leader engagement and Feeding the Wildlife Communities emergency food relief effort;

The Project Rhino K9-Unit: A brave team of tracking and detection dogs and their handlers, helping to locate missing wildlife and contraband items, conducting daily patrols and providing vital support to law enforcement agencies in Zululand;

The Project Rhino Horse Unit: Project Rhino supports mounted rangers working in KZN with food, training, equipment and other essential items;

Zululand Wildlife Security Initiative and Midlands Wildlife Security Initiative: these are reserve-level networks that share information and resources to help each other;  we assist with logistical needs as well as maintaining relationships and accessing strategic-level expertise to assist them improve their security and anti-poaching efforts;

Cooperation at provincial, national and international levels amongst key stakeholders;

Additional support to Project Rhino members (rhino rehabilitation, extended aerial surveillance, additional/urgent security needs)