‘Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.’ – Nelson Mandela
Burn The Ivory is proud to provide vital support to groups working on the front lines of elephant conservation. A portion of the profits from the sale of every Burn The Ivory – Save The Elephant bracelet goes to the Walk with Rangers to aid their anti-poaching efforts in Kenya.
Walk with Rangers was founded by Raabia Hawa president of Ulinzi Africa Foundation, October 2010. Raabia Hawa directs all efforts toward infield impact to defend the life of Kenya’s elephants. Along with providing resources to rangers who champion the cause of protecting wildlife that is inherently apart of the African identity. Walk with Rangers is a ‘boots on the ground’ movement, for time wasted is an elephant lost. Learn more about Ulinzi Africa Foundation: Walk with Rangers click here. Pictured below: Raabia with the Rangers.
ADVOCACY & AWARENESS
The Bracelet: Our Burn The Ivory | Save The Elephant bracelet is a simple way to support elephants and help raise awareness about the poaching crisis. Funds from the sale of bracelets allow us to provide critical support for on the ground conservation efforts, administer our programs, and develop educational campaigns aimed at reducing the demand. Purchase a bracelet and become an Elephant Ambassador here.
Social Media: Through social media outlets including Facebook and Twitter, Burn The Ivory aims to be an outlet for elephant news and conservation issues, as well as promote our partners and other organizations working on the front lines of elephant conservation. Our social media platforms will also provide current information on important Action Alerts and petitions on issues critical to elephants. In addition to following us online, you can stay connected by signing up for our e-newsletter below.
Media Projects: Burn The Ivory is developing ideas for film and other media pieces to bring awareness to the ivory trade and elephant poaching crisis. With the help of a large network of conservation partners and supporters, we hope to reach a worldwide audience with our messages.
Fundraising Events: We are currently developing two exciting fundraising events for early 2014 in Kenya. Stay tuned for more details!
Once elephants are gone we can never bring them back. Join our cause and become part of the solution by purchasing a Burn The Ivory | Save The Elephant bracelet here. 100% of donations and proceeds from bracelet sales goes to funding on the ground elephant conservation efforts, administering our programs, and developing film and educational materials aimed at ending the demand for ivory. Purchase a bracelet or Donate here.