Home for a hero


Buy the gift of a warm cozy home for our HeroRats, a specially designed clay pot perfect for nesting and resting after a hard day’s work.

Every HeroRat home is well ventilated and nicely chilled with air condition or fans during warmer weather conditions. Each home includes wood to gnaw on to help keep their teeth healthy and trimmed, as well as a water bottle infused with vitamins and minerals.

Gift eCertificate

Every Hero Gift donor receives a gift certificate that you can customize with the name of your gift recipient and a personalized message

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Your support is helping people like Lulu

"APOPO’s HeroRATs detected my tuberculosis, they saved my life!"

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Gift in action

Every HeroRAT deserves a place of their own to retire to after a day of saving lives.

How your money helps

Each time you buy a HeroGIFT you'll be making a direct contribution to APOPO's life-saving work, providing innovative solutions to global problems.

How Hero Gift works

1. Choose a HERO GIFT 2. Personalise it and make it special 3. Help a great cause and save lives

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