Honey Harvest
A woman in the beekeeping program proudly shows freshly harvested honeycomb.
Erika Piñeros/African People & Wildlife
Women's hand holding newly harvested honeycomb

Impact Stories


We support rural Africans who want to transform their own futures while protecting the environment. Meet some of the people whose lives have been changed through our community partnerships.

Raising Hopes on the Range

A traditional leader's journey to a balanced landscape.

Simon Melau is leading the way on rangeland restoration

From Student to Teacher

A wildlife club member is empowered to become a future educator.

Magreth studies with fellow wildlife club members

A Real Chance in Life

A rural girl charts her own course and proves why education matters.

Onike smiles outside of her home.

From Aspiring Hunter to Wildlife Guardian

A Maasai warrior promoted coexistence in his community.

Kimath walks through the savanna in northern Tanzania. He takes pride in protecting wildlife, not harming it as he dreamt of as a boy.

A Tradition to Empower

One beehive opens up a whole new world of possibilities for a rural woman.

Mama Tony sees to her livestock outside the boma.

Breaking Down Barriers

An environmental scholarship propels a girl to pursue her dream of higher education.

Sikoi Rosio rests after a long day's work in the village of Narakauwo.
Community game scout observing wildlife with binoculars

Our Work Has Never Been More Urgent

Every gift – large or small – makes a powerful impact.