We’re into giving back to the places we visit, which is why we’ve joined forces with The Intrepid Foundation.

Set up in 2002 by Intrepid Group founders Darrell Wade and Geoff Manchester (‘Manch’ to his friends), the purpose of the foundation is pretty simple – to empower travellers to make a positive difference and help communities in the places we visit. Over the past 14 years, The Intrepid Foundation has raised over AUD$5,000,000 for more than 70 projects around the world.

Based on our knowledge and experience, The Intrepid Foundation supports projects in areas where we know we can make a real impact, such as:

Wildlife and environmental conservation

Planet

Wildlife and environmental conservation

Education, health & gender equality

People

Education, health & gender equality

Skills training and loans for small businesses

Prosperity

Skills training and loans for small businesses

Support services for refugees, protection of human rights

Peace

Support services for refugees, protection of human rights

Engaging in collaborative partnerships with other non-profits and businesses

Partnerships

Engaging in collaborative partnerships with other non-profits and businesses

Why donate to The Intrepid Foundation?

  • We double all donations, dollar for dollar*. You donate $1? We’ll double it!
  • We support local projects directly and cover all the administration costs, so your donation goes directly to the initiative you’re supporting
  • Even the smallest contribution makes a huge difference – this is your chance to directly give back to the places you’ve travelled and help improve the lives of others

*All donations will be doubled up to a total of AUD$400,000 and a maximum of AUD $1,000 total per donor in each financial year. Emergency appeals are not matched unless specified.

To find out more about the Intrepid Foundation, visit our website, like us on Facebook or drop us an email.

Visit The Intrepid Foundation website

Learn more about the Foundation's work