Are you ready for the adventure of a lifetime?
You and your friends could be headed to the Kariega Game Reserve in the Eastern Cape of South Africa where you’ll spend a wild week enjoying the beautiful Big 5 game reserve with your own private accommodations, go on daily photo safari game drives, meet Coyote Peterson, and have the opportunity to be on an episode of Brave Wilderness!
We are thrilled to offer this type of excursion, for the first time in Global Conservation Force (GCF) history, with the help of Coyote Peterson and Kariega Game Reserve! Help us save rhinos by spreading awareness for the cause and becoming a crowdfunding conservation hero. The individual who crowdfunds the most will win an all-inclusive 6-day, 5-night stay for four at Kariega Game Reserve’s Ukhozi Lodge in South Africa.
How to Enter
Each contestant must create an official Fundraiser on the Rhino Conservation Challenge Click & Pledge page.
Click on the “Become a Fundraiser” button and complete the form to become an individual fundraiser under the GCF special Rhino Conservation Challenge campaign.
Contestants must be over 18, or have signed consent to participate by a legal guardian.
Use your assigned “team” fundraising campaign link as a GCF fundraiser to fundraise for the contest. To qualify as part of your crowdfunding campaign, all donations must be made via your fundraiser link.
Contestants must register under the Global Conservation Force – Click and Pledge Rhino Conservation Challenge campaign for funds to be counted in the contest.
After registering as a fundraiser, contestants will post on their Instagram page saying that they are joining the Rhino Conservation Challenge to win an all-inclusive rhino conservation trip to Kariega Game Reserve, South Africa with an opportunity to be on an episode of Brave Wilderness with Coyote Peterson!
How to Win!
The contestant that crowdfunds the most money for the challenge will win the trip!
The top 5 contestants will all receive tickets to the Rhino Conservation VIP Meet & Greet on November 14, 2020 at Wilson Creek Winery, as well as receive GCF merchandise kits, a handmade beaded rhino made in South Africa, and an autographed copy of Coyote Peterson’s new book, The Beast of Bites.
Contest Rules and Restrictions
Contestants will have from 12:01 AM Pacific Time (PT) on August 1, 2020 until 11:59 PM Pacific Time (PT) on October 31, 2020 to raise funds. Funds raised after this time and date will not be included in contestant’s final totals for the contest.
Contestants under the age of 18 must have signed permission prior to participating. A parent or legal guardian must be present on the trip.
Lodging. The winning contestant will win an all-inclusive trip* for 4 at the Ukhozi Lodge on the Kariega Game Reserve in South Africa. The stay at Kariega Game Reserve’s Ukhozi Lodge includes 6 days/5 nights, two two-person suites; photo safari game drives, food and beverages, and airport transfers.
Flights. The winning contestant will receive a round trip economy flight to and from South Africa. Flight may be booked with a later return date. Upgrading seats will be at the cost and responsibility of the contest winner.
The winning contestant can bring up to 3 guests. Each extra guest will be responsible for their own airfares and must travel during the same timeline for the same stay at Kariega Private Game Reserve as the winning contestant.
Cancellations. Should the winning contestant cancel their travel plans, the funds for the flight will be returned to Global Conservation Force, Inc. Cancellation of the booked stay at Kariega Game Reserve will not be redeemable in a cash value.
Travel dates for your stay at Kariega Game Reserve must be booked between May 1, 2021 and September 30, 2021.
This trip is not transferable in cash or in-kind value for different travel dates, different lodges, or the cost of the winning package.
The winning contestant has the option of meeting and joining Coyote Peterson at Kariega Game Reserve for a day of photo safari activities and being on an episode of Brave Wilderness. If the winning contestant is under the age of 18, a legal guardian must sign release forms prior to filming.
Minimum Participation Requirements
In order to activate the winning safari package deal with Kariega Game Reserve, a minimum combined total of $15,000 must be raised by all contestants to proceed with the lodge stay package.
Rhino Conservation VIP Meet & Greet
Wilson Creek Winery, Temecula, CA
The top 5 contestants, with the most funds raised, will be invited to join Mike Veale, President of Global Conservation Force, and Coyote Peterson, of Brave Wilderness, for an exclusive private event: The Rhino Conservation VIP Meet & Greet and final push fundraising rally.
The top 5 fundraising contestants will also receive a GCF merchandise bundle, a handmade beaded rhino made in South Africa, and a signed copy of Coyote Peterson’s new book, The Beast of Bites.
Contestants who cannot meet in person will be able to participate virtually in the program.