NEWS & EVENTS

This page brings you news of events, orangutan tour holidays and other exciting ways for you to get involved. Visit our blog for news about our work in Indonesian Borneo.

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BORNEO ORANGUTAN PHOTOGRAPHY HOLIDAY

Trip 1 – 22nd to 30th Oct 2019 

Trip 2 – 7th to 15th November 2019 

Led by one of the world’s top wildlife photographers, Ian Wood. See orangutans in the wild and pick up some new photography skills to capture your experience.

CLICK HERE to find out more and book


ORANGUTAN CARING WEEK 2019

10th - 16th November

A week dedicated to raising awareness and funds for orangutans and their rainforest habitat.

Take action. Make a difference.

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ORANGE FOR ORANGUTAN DAY 2019

13th November

#GoOrange on this day and make a big orange splash to help raise awareness & funds for the critically endangered orangutan. FIND OUT MORE HERE


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The big give 2019

3rd - 10th December

Donating to the Orangutan Foundation during this week will double any fees!

Last year through this scheme we raised over £20,000 to support our Habitat Protection programme protecting hundreds of thousands of acres of forest and more than 4,500 critically endangered orangutans.


INDONESIAN BORNEO GROUP TOUR ORANGUTAN CONSERVATION

Visit Borneo and see orangutans in the wild with Steppes Travel and Orangutan Foundation whilst making a vital contribution to orangutan conservation.

7th June – 16th June 2020

Find out more from Steppes Travel’s website

CLICK HERE


ORANGUTAN CONSERVATION VOLUNTEER PROGRAMME 2020

COMING SOON!

Orangutan Foundation’s Orangutan Conservation Volunteer Programme is like no other. Not only will you experience essential hands-on conservation but you will also see the critically endangered orangutan in its natural habitat.

Dates yet to be confirmed.

CLICK HERE to find out about this year’s programme.



Plea for the rainforest T-shirt

We are delighted to announce a collaboration with eco-fashion company, THTC and wildlife artist and conservationist, Gary Hodges.

This T-shirt with Gary’s ‘Plea for the rainforest’ illustration supports orangutan conservation with 25% of sales going to Orangutan Foundation.

BUY YOUR T-SHIRT TODAY


PAST EVENTS

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The big give 2018

THANK YOU TO EVERYONE WHO HAD THEIR DONATION DOUBLED IN 2018 TO KEEP FORESTS STANDING!

During last year’s event, we raised over £20,000 to support our Habitat Protection programme protecting hundreds of thousands of acres of forest and more than 4,500 critically endangered orangutans.

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KEW gardens - Saving the Orangutan’s World

Monday 19th November 2018

A talk by Ashley Leiman OBE - Founder and Director/Trustee of Orangutan Foundation

This was a packed out event and we raised over £600 from a raffle and from selling our merchandise. Thank you everyone who supported it, especially The Kew Mutual Improvement Society.

 
 

To organise your own event, do CONTACT US and please visit our FUNDRAISING PAGE for some ideas.