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Introducing our newest rescue

Introducing our newest rescue

Wonderful news again! We are only about $15,000 away from our fundraising goal of $100,000. Our generous donor who will match those funds has inspired so many of you to donate, and we are just incredibly grateful. Until the end of the year...

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October 2020 Update

October 2020 Update

Dear Friends of Elephant Havens, I’m so excited to tell you that we are over HALFWAY to our goal of raising $100,000 by December 31st. A generous donor is matching those funds, so any amount you donate right now is worth...

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August Update

August Update

Dear Friends of Elephant Havens, Even though we can’t travel to Elephant Havens right now, the good work our team is doing is going strong. While our young elephants thrive on the natural grasses and browse that the Okavango Delta provides at our...

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Tshepiso Update

Tshepiso Update

The 1950’s and 1960’s—years marked by Elvis Presley, the Beatles, Led Zeppelin, the Rolling Stones… years marked by rock and roll. Americans twisted their hips, sang until their throats throbbed, and threw their heads back and forth to banging...

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MmaMotse Update

MmaMotse Update

Let’s set the scene: seemingly unaware that she is 1,700 pounds, MmaMotse tiptoes into the food storage, desperate to avert the eyes of her handler and find them. Her trunk skims cabinets, pounds on rice bags, and opens the refrigerator. Yet they...

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Bonolo Update

Bonolo Update

Horton, a superstar in the elephant world, famously exclaims, “I meant what I said and I said what I meant. An elephant’s faithful one-hundred percent!” And this assertion is no farce—elephants are fiercely faithful, standing by their herd...

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Tsholofelo Update

Tsholofelo Update

2020: Global pandemic. Isolation. Quarantine. Australian bushfires. Locust swarms. Floods. Poaching. Political turmoil…. The list seemingly goes on infinitely. Yet in the midst of the unprecedented chaos 2020 has brought, one thing keeps the cogs...

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