We are very excited to be launching our new organization, dedicated to bringing positive change to elephants around the globe. Our founding board came together initially to create a solution for captive elephants in South America but we recognized that our potential to help extends globally.
Click here to read more about the pilot project and inspiration of GSfE.
Meet some of the zoo and circus elephants we visited on our exploratory trip to Brazil and see the future you can help us give them.
How we define sanctuary is vital to developing the foundation that all of our efforts will be built upon. By definition, sanctuary is a place of refuge or safety. For our purposes, we believe that sanctuary is substantially more involved.
Our mission is protecting, rescuing, and providing sanctuary for elephants worldwide. Our vision of an elephant sanctuary is a facility of security and comfort in which a captive elephant can express his or her natural behavior.
Please support the effort to help captive elephants find sanctuary – for them it can mean the difference between being alive and truly living. Leave a lasting memorial to a friend or loved one. Honor someone with a gift that changes the life of an elephant.
Facilitate the well-being of captive elephants through the development and support of progressive, expansive, socially dynamic and physically stimulating natural-habitat sanctuaries. Promote a positive change by providing an environment that encourages captive elephants to express natural behaviors, creating opportunities to raise public awareness and cultivating a deeper appreciation of the intelligence and complexities of these noble species and […]