TSITSIKAMMA, South Africa, 16 July 2018 – Stormsriver Adventures (SRA) has once again excelled as an excellent tourist attraction by being placed 5th in the TripAdvisor 2018 Travellers Choice – Top 10 Experiences in Africa. SRA also received the TripAdvisor “Hall of fame” by achieving a certificate of excellence, five years in a row.
Twenty years of dedication to Responsible (and passionate) Tourism by the SRA team has culminated in numerous accolades over the years. The operating company is now 48% employee-owned, thus endorsing their commitment to transformation.
“The company will continue to champion the principles of Responsible Tourism under the strong leadership of our dedicated team,” says Pam Zondani, Marketing Manager at Stormsriver Adventures.
Some of the initiatives and projects that SRA are involved in include:
Training and Development of Community Members: Since 1998 Stormsriver Adventures has introduced, trained and developed community members into the Eco Adventure Tourism Sector. These initiatives have empowered community members, some of whom have taken up senior positions in the adventure industry overseas, whilst others have been successful locally. SRAs’ mission has always been socio economic upliftment through skills development.
School Feeding Scheme: SRA has provided 4 meals per week to 240 primary school children for the past 18 years.
Animal Welfare and Education: SRA supports a community based animal welfare project that involves dog dipping, mange treatment, de worming, sterilization and animal trauma treatment.
Community Welfare: Clothing collection and distribution to the needy.
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