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Wonderful Volunteer Wednesday – Mikaela Rakos

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Delivering more than expected makes for a wonderful volunteer contributing to Nikela’s mission of helping people saving wildlife. “Sure I can do that!” When I asked Mikaela if she could do a few images with copy on them for our Spotlight on Species focus (July 2015-June 2016) she promptly sent over at least a dozen […]

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Wonderful Volunteer Wednesday – Mina Meyers

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Just getting it done is what makes for a wonderful volunteer that contributes to Nikela’s mission of helping people saving wildlife. “I’ve got 15 minutes!” When Mina said she worked online and could easily contribute to Nikela’s cause of helping people saving wildlife, I was very excited. Volunteers like Mina, with commitment and dedication, really […]

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Wonderful Volunteer Wednesday – Pallavi Sharma

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Pallavi is truly a wonderful volunteer who freely gives her time, talent and ideas to assist Nikela on a mission to help people saving wildlife. “Let me do that for you.” While in Africa internet access is sporadic so when Pallavi offered to manage our team of writers I was elated. Besides that she has […]

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Wonderful Volunteer Wednesday – Cassie Sonne

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Periodically we spotlight a wonderful volunteer making a difference by sharing time and expertise with us.   “I’ve got some time. Do you have another writing assignment for me?” These are words we love to hear. You know… It is one thing to have a wonderful volunteer like Cassie contribute as a blog writer, it […]

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Spotlight on Antelope Species in Africa

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An update on the graceful and unique antelope species native to Africa. About Antelope Species The Antelopes all have in common their deer-like features, smooth hair and horns, and sophisticated ability to run up to 25 meters per second. All Antelopes have permanently attached horns, and in the cases of some species, such as the […]

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Meatless Monday Recipe – Basil and Goat Cheese Risotto

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A flavorful, creamy and low-lactose risotto made with goat cheese. Ingredients: 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil 2 shallots or 1 medium yellow onion, diced 4 cloves garlic, minced 1 cup rice (not instant) 1/2 cup dry white wine 2 1/2 cups vegetable stock 1/2 cup goat cheese, finely crumbled 1 bunch fresh basil, stems removed […]

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Wonderful Volunteer Wednesday – Joyce Chen

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Gaining experience, building a resume, desire to do good or service hours, at least or other of these motivates a wonderful volunteer like Joyce. “I would be incredibly excited to volunteer”  Joyce stepped forward and offered to volunteer earlier this year. Since then she has created the bulk of the infographics in our library. She […]

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Wonderful Volunteer Wednesday – Khristinna Santos

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Periodically we highlight a volunteer who really makes a difference in how we help people saving wildlife, Wonderful Volunteer Wednesday. “I’ve been following you for a good while now… and I want to help.” Out of the blue one day I received an email from Khris ready to volunteer. When I saw the skills she had […]

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What Does The Ideal Non-Profit Volunteer Look Like?

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We love ’em! At Nikela the ideal non-profit volunteer has little to do with age or even experience. “I would love to help. What can I do?” In the past five years over 300 people have asked this question one way or another. Of those about a third take the next step, of those about […]

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Out and About with Silke

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We take you out and about with premier primate rehabber Silke at Bambelela. This week The beginning of this week continued focus on the injured monkey that was taken into care by Bamebelela, after she had been shocked by a power transformer. Sana-Kariba appeared to be feeling much stronger, but there was still a 50/50 […]

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