featuring Nonprofits across Southern Africa

The Equinox Trust

The Equinox Trust
  • Please list links to your Website and Social Media Platforms here:

The Equinox Trust
Facebook

  • Describe in detail what your Organisation does:

Equinox offers empowerment programmes for Youth at Risk, Abused Women and Caregivers, using a unique form of psychosocial support known as Equine (horse) Assisted Therapy

  • How long has your Organisation been operational?

3 years

  • In your opinion, what has been the most challenging aspect of running your Organisation?

Finding continuous funding

  • Describe your Nonprofit Journey in three words:

Inspiring, Challenging, Worthwhile

  • Do you collaborate with other Causes? If yes, would you like to mention them?

Other NGOs related to our target beneficiaries such as women’s shelters and children’s homes

  • If you had one Organisation wish, what would it be?

To be helping all those we want to help (i.e. have enough funding to do so)

  • In your opinion, which skills do Nonprofits in your Country lack?

Financial and business management

  • Looking back at your Cause Journey, what advice would you give a newbie Organisation?

Do things the right way! Seek advice and attend as many workshops and network as much as possible

  • If you could change one thing about the Nonprofit Landscape, what would it be?

Donors who refuse to fund operational costs

  • Which Cause achievement are you most proud of? Feel free to elaborate on why and include any links:

Every time we complete a programme and receive written testimonials from our clients and see the impact we have had in their lives:

Abused Women Programme: “The experience was more healing than what any human being could ever do for me…horses…opening up the windows of my shattered soul, to let in healing breeze of renewal”

  • Last question, if your friends had to describe your Organisation in three words, which would they use?

Amazing, incredible, hard working



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