African Parks Foundation of America – New York, USA

African Parks Foundation of America (APFA) is an established 501(c)3 nonprofit corporation with offices in New York City. APFA develops and oversees all fundraising from individuals, foundations, corporations, and government agencies to support African Parks’ work to save wildlife and wild places across Africa. All individual gifts made in the USA are 100% tax-deductible to the extent allowable by law.

APFA is led by a 13-member Board of Directors, which consists of ambassadors and supporters who are passionate about the mission of African Parks. Click here to see the full details for the Board.

The Foundation is located at 21 West 46th Street, New York, NY 10036; Telephone: +1- 646-568-1276.

To learn more about ways to support our work, please contact: Sarah WilsonExecutive Director - Interim at; telephone: 240-439-3001

Legal Information and Tax ID

We suggest that the following information be included with all gifts (and if mailing in a check please make it out to African Parks Foundation of America):

Name: African Parks Foundation of America


21 West 46th Street,
New York, NY 10036, USA

Telephone: +1-646-568-1276

Federal Tax ID / EIN #: 30-0241904

Meet our Team

Sarah Wilson, Executive Director -Interim 

Sarah is responsible for all US based operations and activities at the Foundation. Sarah has more than 25 years of experience living and working in conflict and post-conflict Sub-Saharan Africa, with particular expertise in designing, creating, and managing large conservation programs from the ground-up, and developing and integrating policies for conservation entities, including governments and NGOs. Sarah came to APFA in 2021 as the Senior Philanthropy Director, before assuming the position as Interim Executive Director. 

Joanna Da Veiga, Director of Finance & Administration 
Joanna oversees all compliance, administrative and financial management activities at the Foundation. Joanna has spent the past 13 years in the nonprofit industry overseeing all areas of finance and administration, including finance and accounting operations, grant administration, compliance, human resources, and Information Technology.  Before joining APFA, Joanna served as the AVP, Corporate Finance & Operations at The BELL Foundation dba BellXcel, a nonprofit organization based in Boston, MA.