2020

The COVID-19 pandemic led to the absence of  in person markets in 2020 and as a result, had a catastrophic influence on our sales.  We are forever grateful to those who did find us, and thanks to them, managed to at least make a small donation to both organizations we support.

GRI Elephant Orphan Project: $135.00 ($102.03USD) was raised and has been donated and will be used towards the purchase of research equipment for the Kafue Release Facility

 

 Sea Legacy: $25.00 was raised through 10% of the proceeds from the sale of a few precious little polar bears from our Little Ndaba Manzi Seapod Collection, plus a wee top up.

2019

GRI Elephant Orphan Project: $1037.00 was raised and has been donated to the research department of GRI where the donation will go to pay for the export and analysis of dung samples from a translocation study of two young calves, Mkaliva and Kasewe, from the nursury outside Lusaka to the release facility at Kafue National Park.                         

Sea Legacy:$155.00 was raised through 10% of the proceeds from the sale of our Little Ndaba Manzi Seapod Collection.

 

2018

GRI Elephant Orphan Project: $725.00 (donated Feb 13, 2019)  Donations were in the form of a video recording and media storage package for the research department to assist with vital data collection and behavioural observations at the Kafue Release Facility. 

 

AERU - African Elephant Research Unit:  ZAR1200.00 (120.00 CAD) Donation presented to Matriarch Sally while spending time with the research team on my annual visit in in January, 2019.

                            

 

2017

GRI Elephant Orphan Project: $716.00 (donated as of Feb, 2018)  Donations will contribute to the purchase of formula for milk dependent orphans.  Donation was made to David Shepard Foundation in UK, at which point it was forwarded onto GRI.

Donation Details

African Elephant Research Unit:  $75.00 (donated on behalf of the grade 2 classes at St. John's School in Vancouver.  Donations contributed directly towards AERU's elephant enrichment program.  

2016

GRI Elephant Orphan Project:  $400.00

Gibson's Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre :  $65.00

The Animal Project:  Donation of 100 scooby wire keychains to an inspirational group of girls at St. John's School, Vancouver who raised $609.50 at a school fundraiser, which they donated to WWF to aid endangered species.