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Big Life Foundation USA

Org #31657
Vetted since 2015 Project of the Month Site Visit Verified
2010
year founded
$18,363
raised on GlobalGiving
5
years fundraising
2
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

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 (2)

Project Leaders
Big Life Foundation USA
Big Life Foundation USA
Amy Baird
Amy Baird
Alexandra Hostetter
Alexandra Hostetter
Traci Walter
Traci Walter
Team
Kim McCoy, Amy Baird, Alexandra Hostetter, Traci Walter
Organization Information
1715 North Heron Drive
Ridgefield, WA 98642
United States
(971) 322-3326
Organization Information
1715 North Heron Drive
Ridgefield, WA 98642
United States
(971) 322-3326

Project Reports

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Dec 30, 2019
A SMALL COST TO SAVE A SCHOOL
A toilet should not stand in the way of an education. And two toilets certainly should not stand in the way of 605 educations. It was an urgent situation for Loirero Primary School on Eselengei Group...
Oct 1, 2019
Saved by the Books
The greatest strength of Big Life’s education and scholarship program is that Maasai community members in the Greater Amboseli ecosystem are given an increased chance of having full, productive,...
Jul 9, 2019
Life-changing Education: Maasai Students in Kenya
The latest U.N. statistics cite over 1 million children out-of-school in Kenya. Education is one of the three most critical needs, among water and health clinics, in the Maasai regions in Kenya. Big...
 
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