Hi! My name is Mister Gucci Bijou. I’m the newest, and (I think) the cutest member of the Daktari family. Mummy Michele really loves me, and all the volunteers love to play with me. I love to play with Rubber Ducky, and my little Panda Bear. I also love to be extra cute and distract the girls in the office from working, it’s soo much fun! I was a little Me with I love Rubber How can anyonescared of Bullet at Mummy and Ducky and Panda work while I’m first, but now I my big brother Bear :o) being soo cute?!know that he’s old Bouba and slow!
1. Volunteer Coordinator/ 2. Office Volunteer Marketing. 3. Office Volunteer Camp Manager Fundraising/Outreach Programme Your main task is to be in Your job is to keep the whole charge of the 50% of your time will be programme running marketing, communication, so following up on the fundraising smoothly, making sure the cial media, network and assist that is currently in place, find and volunteers, staff, animals and the director with the establish relationships with new children are where they are administrative work. This sponsors, review & adapt our meant to be and that position includes writing funding proposal and get new everyone is happy! newsletters, order ideas to generate income. supplies, reception of food The other 50% of your time will deliveries, coordinate needs be assisting our Outreach of the camp, and taking care Manager. This includes visits to of orphaned animals if the wildlife clubs, creating lessons necessary. and any administrative assistance that may be needed.For other opportunities in our area see: http://www.slideshare.net/daktaribushchool/ebroschure
Top: Mel, Tim, Rachel, Mridula & JP – UK Middle: Joanna - UK, Dörte – Germany,Bottom: Michelle – SA, Nathalie – Reunion Islands, Dora & Femke - Netherlands, Nikita – Australia
Roland’ll Fix-it Donkey + Milk = Epic FAIL! Roland and Mmakoma have We decided to give Eeyore been hard at work fixing Maxi’s left over milk, just likethings at Daktari, including the we used to do with the sliding doors to the bar! You piggies….. What a mess!!!!! no longer have to break your back to close them!! A Welcome Return Traditional Dancing! KB organised a special treat Kabelo, or KB for short, was for the volunteers. The kids one of the first children who kitted themselves out and came to Daktari. She is still gave us a night of traditionalclose to Ian, Michele & Thabo dancing. It was amazing!! and spent her university break volunteering with us! Daktari Baby!! A Week with JP! Jacob brought his wife and hisWe followed one volunteer beautiful baby to work with for the whole week and him for a week in April. He documented it on looks just like his Facebook! Check it out! daddy, hopefully he’s not www.facebook.com/daktariafrica quite as crazy! :o)
A Little Extra Help! Office Extension At the end of May we had a Work started on our office few extra helping hands at extension, hopefully soon we’ll Daktari. Emmi from Finland be able to move around without came to stay with us for 3 days. bumping into each other! She was staying with Barry &Kirsten, who are long standing friends New Office Volunteer! and supporters of Daktari. JP came from GVI to volunteer We also had my friends with us for 3 months. We have Sean & Lee-Anne from now convinced him to stay for a Swaziland, and Lee- year as the new Office Anne’s daughter Jade. Volunteer/Outreach Assistant! Jade was soo helpful that Welcome aboard JP!! Risette made her an honorary volunteer! Top O’ The Mornin’ To Ye… Ex-volunteers Beth & Deidre Last but not least, we had 10 Eco- from Ireland sent us a box full of Club kids come and help us fix up Irish goodies so that we could camp during school holidays, they celebrate St Patrick’s Day Irish- spent almost a whole day with the style! Even Eeyore got in on thevolunteers moving a HUGE compost fun! heap!
Shiloweni still needs Alex & Sam ourmore sponsors of R200 Spotted Eagle Owls per month, need someone toto fill his big appetite! sponsor them for R200 each a month.Tugela & Molopo need someone to sponsor Our Leguaan Lazarus them for just R200 needs a new sponsor each per month. for R200 per month Our Bushbaby twins Elvis & Presley the Pepita & Pepito each Pied Crows need a need a sponsor for sponsor. Just R200 R200 a month each per month. Caline still needs a Chou Chou our shy sponsor for her & her Genet needs a baby Elfie, just R300 sponsor of R400 per each a month. month.
Thank You again to the wonderful people at Hills, who keep us in a constant supply of Dog Food. We really appreciate your continued support!Thank You to Tyron, Nathalie & everyone at Panda Security forkeeping our computers up to date with anti-virus software. It’snot just the animals that need to be protected! Thank you Ashly Pairman at flipfile.co.za for donating flip files for our Eco-club kids! Click on the image to go to company websites :o)