Heartland Rescue KZN: A Safe Haven for Horses and Youth


Located in the breathtaking Upper Highway area of KwaZulu-Natal, Heartland Rescue KZN is a registered PBO non-profit organization dedicated to providing a safe haven for abused and neglected horses. But it doesn’t stop there. This incredible organization also runs a skills development program for underprivileged youth, creating opportunities for a brighter future.

At Heartland Rescue KZN, they believe in the power of healing and transformation. By offering a sanctuary for horses who have endured mistreatment, they provide a nurturing environment where these magnificent creatures can regain their trust in humans and experience love and care once again.

But what makes Heartland Rescue KZN truly special is their commitment to empowering the local youth. Through their skills development program, they equip underprivileged youngsters with essential life skills and equine knowledge. Recently, one of the program’s participants had the remarkable opportunity to interview for a full scholarship at the prestigious Jockey Academy, showcasing the program’s undeniable success.

If you’re passionate about horses or supporting the growth of underprivileged youth, Heartland Rescue KZN offers various ways for you to get involved:

  1. Book Riding Lessons: Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced rider, Heartland Rescue KZN welcomes all levels of enthusiasts. By booking riding lessons, not only will you improve your equestrian skills, but you’ll also contribute to the ongoing care and rehabilitation of the horses.
  2. Join Outrides: Immerse yourself in nature’s beauty while participating in outrides organized by Heartland Rescue KZN. These horseback adventures are not only thrilling but also an excellent opportunity to support this noble cause.
  3. Register to Volunteer: If you have a passion for horses and want to make a difference in the lives of underprivileged youth, consider becoming a volunteer at Heartland Rescue KZN. Your time and dedication will help create an environment of love and learning for both the horses and the youngsters.
  4. Make a Tax-Deductible Donation: To sustain their invaluable work, Heartland Rescue KZN relies on the generosity of compassionate individuals and businesses. By making a tax-deductible donation, you can directly contribute to the care, rehabilitation, and educational programs that positively impact both horses and youth.

To learn more about Heartland Rescue KZN and stay updated on their inspiring initiatives, visit their Facebook page at Heartland Rescue KZN. If you decide to make a donation, remember to email your business details to info@heartlandkzn.co.za to receive a section 18A receipt, allowing for tax deductibility.

Together, let’s support Heartland Rescue KZN in their mission to provide a safe haven for abused horses and empower underprivileged youth through equine-assisted programs. Your involvement can truly make a difference in transforming lives.


Heartland Rescue & Rehabilitation Non-Profit 
Reg: 2021/128186/08
PBO:  930079238 
Account Name: Heartland Rescue 
Bank: First National Bank
Account Type: Business Account
Account Number: 62927033746



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