All of the great ape species are endangered in the wild. In the absence of effective protection of habitat, scientists predict that several species of apes will likely be extinct in the very near future.

Your donations help save the great apes!

Special Event

Ape Conservation Effort is sponsoring an evening with Dr. Karmele Sanchez at Zoo Atlanta on August 30, 2016. We are excited you will have the opportunity to hear Dr. Sanchez speak about being Veterinarian and Programme Director with International Animal Rescue and her work with orangutans in Indonesia. We are thrilled to partner with Zoo Atlanta for this event.

This is a free program, but please make your reservation and find out more through this web link: http://give.zooatlanta.org/ACE. We look forward to seeing you August 30.

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Donations to Date

Since the founding of ACE in 2006, we have donated over $145,000 to non-profit organizations working to save great apes in the wild!


Ape Conservation Effort, Inc. (ACE), a Georgia not-for-profit 501(c)(3) corporation, is comprised of volunteer members who share a passion for animals and a commitment to saving the great apes (bonobos, chimpanzees, gorillas, and orangutans).

You can make a difference! We will be hosting events throughtout the year to benefit organizations that work to save the great apes. Join us at these events.

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