Makanyane Volunteers gets its name from the Tswane word for the African Wild Dog, as the first project that the founder of the group was involved with was the introduction of Wild Dog into Pilanesberg National Park.
Friends of Pilanesberg Society
30 years ago, a group of enthusiastic Sun City Staff members , with time on their hands during their ‘rest days’ ventured into the newly formed Park, and offered to assist the management in the building and creating of the Pilanesberg National Park
Pilanesberg Wildlife Trust
The Pilanesberg Wildlife Trust (PWT) was established in 1999 by the Northwest Parks and Tourism Board to further conservation and social upliftment. The PWT is a non-profit organisation and is registered with the South African Institute of Fundraising