• <span> Foster a <br> Red Ape </span>

     Foster a 
     Red Ape 

    and receive a foster kit package.

    Read More
  • <span> Go on an <br> Eco-Tour </span>

     Go on an 

    And see orangutans in the wild.

    Read More
  • <span> Donate <br> to OFI </span>

     to OFI 

    Your membership helps us save wildlife

    Read More
  • <span> Help Sun <br> Bears </span>

     Help Sun 

    By building a forest enclosure

    Donate Now

Help us in our Mission to save orangutans and their habitat.

OFI needs your help to continue its work.    Donate Now!


Learn about the many different ways you can help the Orangutan Foundation International (OFI) with its mission to help orangutans and tropical forests.

Read More


OFI is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the conservation of wild orangutans and their rainforest habitat. Founded by Dr. Biruté Mary Galdikas and associates in 1986,

Read More


Journey to Borneo and see orangutans in the wild. OFI began its formal tour program in 2004. It was a tremendous success due to Dr. Galdikas’ participation.

Read More

Visit the Blog:

Great Call Girl!

By | On Sep 10, 2004

Our adventure in Indonesia started with a trip to Jakarta. We were greeted by an (un)healthy dose of heat, noise, and smog and endured a week of frustrating, but necessary, red-tape, government officials (more often behind ping-pong tables than desks), and hair-raising taxi drives in order to validate our LIPI research permits. Eventually we received […]


Bat researcher, Matt Struebig, began working at Camp Leakey in Tanjung Puting National Park three months ago to conduct a survey of bat species diversity in the park. Matt started doing bat research in 2000 as a volunteer in Sulawesi, Indonesia and trained for a year before he began his own research. He has worked […]


Arriving at the Orangutan Care Center and Quarantine (OCCQ) facility one morning from Pangkalan Bun by the customary Indonesian transport of an ojek or hired motor scooter, I was surprised to find the clinic very quiet. As I ventured around the building I discovered the veterinarians and assistants all busy on the back lawn with […]


World Education (WE) was established more than fifty years ago to improve the lives of the disadvantaged through social and economic programs. These programs include agricultural training, environmental education, community development, and integrated literacy. World Education’s international work is designed to contribute to individual growth as well as to community and national development. OFI’s partnership […]


Go to the blog »

  • Recent News

    Stay Updated
  • Upcoming Events

    Upcoming Events
  • © 2014 Orangutan Foundation International. All rights reserved.
    Designed by Binti Brindamour