Donate with Confidence

When you donate to PASA, you can be confident that you’ve chosen a charity you can trust, whether your interest is animal welfare, wildlife conservation or you simply love African primates. Here’s why:

Donate with Confidence

When you donate to PASA, you can be confident that you’ve chosen a charity you can trust, whether your interest is animal welfare, wildlife conservation or you simply love African primates. Here’s why:

  • One donation, 23 ways to make a difference:

    • Your donation supports a network of 23 accredited wildlife centers saving primate lives across Africa.
    • We deploy your donations directly to where the funds are needed most.
    • When emergencies arise, we respond quickly to provide critical support.
  • The advantages of a U.S. based organization working for Africa:

    • PASA is a registered with the IRS as a 501(c) (3) nonprofit based in the United States, and donations to PASA are tax deductible for U.S. taxpayers.
    • We are headquartered in Portland, Oregon.
    • Our banking is conducted in the U.S.
  • Trusted, verified and transparent:

    • PASA is proud to be:
    • a Guidestar Platinum organization
    • an accredited charity with the Better Business Bureau
    • vetted by GlobalGiving
    • a top-rated charity with Great Nonprofits
    • listed on Charity Navigator*
    • Our tax returns since 2011 and our annual reports since 2014 are available online.
  • Invest in African primates and the communities that support them

    • More than 83 cents of every dollar donated goes to directly support programs in Africa.
    • In addition to rescuing and rehabilitating primates, PASA’s alliance runs extensive education programs, provides alternative livelihoods to African communities, and partners with local law enforcement to stop wildlife crime.
    • PASA members contribute more than $5M to local economies and employ more than 800 African nationals.
  • Expertise for the long haul

    • PASA was founded in 2000 by a group of visionary sanctuary directors.
    • Many of our current members have been with us since the start.
    • Our Board of Directors consists of specialists in primatology, conservation, public health, and related fields, most of whom are in the U.S.
    • Our executive director holds a PhD in Animal Behavior.

*Though listed on Charity Navigator’s website, PASA doesn’t have a rating because Charity Navigator only evaluates organizations with more than $1M in annual revenue.

  • One donation, 23 ways to make a difference:

    • Your donation supports a network of 23 accredited wildlife centers saving primate lives across Africa.
    • We deploy your donations directly to where the funds are needed most.
    • When emergencies arise, we respond quickly to provide critical support.
  • The advantages of a U.S. based organization working for Africa:

    • PASA is a registered with the IRS as a 501(c) (3) nonprofit based in the United States, and donations to PASA are tax deductible for U.S. taxpayers.
    • We are headquartered in Portland, Oregon.
    • Our banking is conducted in the U.S.
  • Trusted, verified and transparent:

    • PASA is proud to be:
    • a Guidestar Platinum organization
    • an accredited charity with the Better Business Bureau
    • vetted by GlobalGiving
    • a top-rated charity with Great Nonprofits
    • listed on Charity Navigator*
    • Our tax returns since 2011 and our annual reports since 2014 are available online.
  • Invest in African primates and the communities that support them

    • More than 83 cents of every dollar donated goes to directly support programs in Africa.
    • In addition to rescuing and rehabilitating primates, PASA’s alliance runs extensive education programs, provides alternative livelihoods to African communities, and partners with local law enforcement to stop wildlife crime.
    • PASA members contribute more than $5M to local economies and employ more than 800 African nationals.
  • Expertise for the long haul

    • PASA was founded in 2000 by a group of visionary sanctuary directors.
    • Many of our current members have been with us since the start.
    • Our Board of Directors consists of specialists in primatology, conservation, public health, and related fields, most of whom are in the U.S.
    • Our executive director holds a PhD in Animal Behavior.

*Though listed on Charity Navigator’s website, PASA doesn’t have a rating because Charity Navigator only evaluates organizations with more than $1M in annual revenue.

How Your Donations Are Spent

More than 83 cents of every dollar you donate goes to help save endangered primates.

How Your Donations Are Spent

More than 83 cents of every dollar you donate goes to help save endangered primates.

How Your Donations Are Spent

More than 83 cents of every dollar you donate goes to help save endangered primates.