SAFINA LION CONSERVATION FUND
Welcome to the official website of the Safina Lion Conservation Fund. We are a lion conservation and education charity - Registered Charity Number 1172709 founded in April 2017 by a group of four trustees. Please browse the website for more information on the charity, educational material about lions and their behaviour in the wild and information about the work we support.
We work with our zoo and conservation partners to carry out our two main objectives below.
WORKING WITH ZOO LIONS FOR WILD LIONS
Our total contribution to conservation since April 2017 donated to our conservation partners has been £10,736. This has allowed us to sponsor the efforts shown below. You can donate towards our conservation projects online via Just Giving linked here. 100% of all donations that we receive will go towards making donations to our conservation partners to carry out vital work to protect and monitor lions in the wild.
To sponsor the salary of a Lion Guardian four years in a row. Our sponsored Lion Guardian Kuya Kipampa is pictured above, photo thanks to John Merishi of Lion Guardians.
To sponsor a GPS collar and the veterinary fees required to fit it as well as a months fuel for a lion monitoring vehicle. One of our trustees and supporters with Senior Scientist Niels Mogensen of the Mara Predator Conservation Programme.
To sponsor a GPS collar and the associated transmission fees to receive the data for two years. Picture here shows the Kope Lion team fitting our sponsored collar on five year old male lion Laipangwa.