Center for Great Apes' Mission
The Center for Great Apes' mission is to provide a permanent sanctuary for orangutans and chimpanzees who have been rescued or retired from the entertainment industry, from research, from the exotic pet trade, or from other situations where great apes need rescue and lifetime care. The Center will provide care with dignity in a safe, healthy, and enriching environment for all sanctuary residents.
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Donor Solicitation Policy
Center for Orangutan and Chimpanzee Conservation, Inc. dba Center for Great Apes is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, FEID 65-0444725. Florida law requires that all charities soliciting donations disclose their registration number and the percentage of your donation that goes to the cause and the amount that goes to the solicitor. We do not utilize professional solicitors, so 0% of your donation goes to a professional solicitor, 100% goes to the Center for Orangutan and Chimpanzee Conservation, Inc. dba Center for Great Apes. 100% of your donations go to supporting the chimpanzees and orangutans at the sanctuary.
A COPY OF THE OFFICIAL REGISTRATION AND FINANCIAL INFORMATION FOR CENTER FOR ORANGUTAN AND CHIMPANZEE CONSERVATION, INC. dba CENTER FOR GREAT APES, A FL-BASED NONPROFIT CORPORATION (REGISTRATION NO. CH 9272), MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE DIVISION OF CONSUMER SERVICES BY CALLING TOLL-FREE 1-800-435-7352 WITHIN THE STATE OR BY VISITING www.800helpfla.com. REGISTRATION DOES NOT IMPLY ENDORSEMENT, APPROVAL, OR RECOMMENDATION BY THE STATE.
Any information supplied to Center for Great Apes (CGA) by donors will be used solely to fulfill their donation and shall not be shared for any reason unless permission is granted by the donor to share such information.
All requests to remain anonymous shall be honored.
CGA does not sell or share donor lists.
Donors who supply CGA with their postal address or email address may be contacted periodically for solicitation purposes and/or with information regarding upcoming events. All donors have the option of opting out of such contacts, or limiting the number or contacts.
Donors may request to be permanently removed from CGA’s mailing list by contacting us via email, phone or postal mail. All requests to be removed from CGA’s mailing list shall be honored.
Donors who supply CGA with their telephone number shall only be contacted by telephone regarding donations they have made. CGA does not participate in telephone fundraising activities.