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Maasai Olympics: Ending Lion Killings In Kenya Maasai Olympics: Ending Lion Killings In Kenya Rain Delay Male lions in the Chyulu Hills

Big Life Foundation USA

Org #31657
Vetted since 2015 Project of the Month Site Visit Verified
2010
year founded
$17,642
raised on GlobalGiving
2
years fundraising
0
projects funded

Mission

Using innovative conservation strategies and collaborating closely with local communities, partner NGOs, national parks and government agencies, Big Life Foundation seeks to protect and sustain East Africa's wild lands and wildlife, including one of the greatest populations of elephants left in East Africa. The first organization in East Africa that has coordinated anti-poaching teams operating on both sides of the Kenya-Tanzania border, Big Life recognizes that sustainable conservation can only be achieved through a community-based collaborative approach, which is at the heart of Big Life's philosophy : Conservation supports the people and people support conservation. Big Life'... read more

Projects (1)

Project Leaders
Big Life Foundation USA
Big Life Foundation USA
Amy Baird
Amy Baird
Alexandra Hostetter
Alexandra Hostetter
Team
Kim McCoy, Amy Baird, Alexandra Hostetter
Organization Information
http://www.biglife.org
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1715 North Heron Drive
Ridgefield, WA 98642
United States
(971) 322-3326

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 8347912881
Organization Information
http://www.biglife.org
Facebook Page
Twitter Profile
1715 North Heron Drive
Ridgefield, WA 98642
United States
(971) 322-3326

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 8347912881

Project Reports

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Oct 11, 2018
THE GOLD RUSH
We’re in the home stretch: the race for the gold is on! Only one last regional event stands in the way of the 2018 Maasai Olympics Finals. Since August, the four main manyatta (warrior-village)...
Jul 13, 2018
LET THE GAMES BEGIN!
As the Football World Cup draws to a dramatic close, Maasai warriors in Kenya are preparing for a tournament that promises to be just as hotly contested. Following a slight delay due to the extreme...
Apr 16, 2018
RAIN DELAY
There are setbacks in every sport as far as the weather is concerned. While it may seem unusual for the weather to be already impacting the Maasai Olympics when the Finals are still eight months away,...
 
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