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Your donation helps provide care for more than 250 chimpanzees with:

  • three daily meals of fresh fruits and vegetables
  • first-rate medical care
  • enrichment activities that encourage natural behaviors

Donated funds:

  • help maintain the 12 three-acre island homes
  • allow chimps space and freedom to wander to their hearts content

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Save the Chimps Events

Chimpathon – April 9, 2017

There is no other race like it in the world!

Whether it’s running or walking you love, we hope you will join us for our third annual Chimpathon and spot Doc running on his island home!

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Caregiver Society Day – April , 30 2017

This event is a special opportunity to personally say “thank you” to those who have shown extraordinary support of our cause, and to celebrate the lives of the more than 250 chimpanzee residents of Save the Chimps.

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Bowlathon – April 23, 2017

This fun and family-friendly event features bowling, door prizes, raffles, a 50/50 raffle, and more.

Member Day – October 14, 2017

Join fellow members and tour the beautiful 150-acre chimpanzee sanctuary, home to over 250 rescued chimpanzees.

Outreach Events


 

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NatureFest – February 25, 2017

Join Save the Chimps and over 30 other environmental organizations at NatureFest! The event, taking place at the Manatee Observation Center in Fort Pierce, will feature games, crafts, and fun for all ages. This family friendly event is all FREE!!

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Charity Night at Waldo’s – March 25, 2017

Join us at Waldo’s! Located beachside, at the The Historic Driftwood Resort, 3150 Ocean Dr., Vero Beach, FL 32963

Enjoy food, music, and a bucket of Chimp Juice, a delicious blend of Malibu rums and fruit juices.

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Waldo’s 70th & 80th Anniversary Party – October 15, 2017

Join us at Waldo’s! Located beachside, at the The Historic Driftwood Resort, 3150 Ocean Dr., Vero Beach, FL 32963

Enjoy food, music, and a bucket of Chimp Juice, a delicious blend of Malibu rums and fruit juices.


Past Events

Champions for Chimps – February 4, 2017

The event will begin with a behind-the-scenes experience, which is usually closed to the public. Cocktails, a delicious lunch, and spectacular views of the chimpanzees roaming their island homes will provide a memorable experience.

All Things Chimp Online Auction – November 9-18, 2016

Bid on one-of-a-kind items such as Behind-the-Scenes Sanctuary experiences, collaborative primate art, original chimp-art, portraits, gifts…there is something for everyone!

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Tampa Bay VegFest – November 12, 2016

The event — presented by Florida Voices for Animals— will appeal to all who enjoy tasty, healthy foods, whether or not they follow a vegetarian or vegan diet.

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8th Annual Chimps Kitchen – November 10, 2016

A local celebrity chef tasting event featuring delicious hors d’oeuvres created and donated by local chefs and a wonderful selection of silent auction items.

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Indian River Lagoon Science Festival – October 22, 2016

Discover the amazing world around you and celebrate science on the Treasure Coast!

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New Jersey VegFest – October 2, 2016

The New Jersey VegFest is all about celebrating the great food and people of the Garden State while promoting compassion and healthy choices.


Member Day – September 17, 2016

Join fellow members and tour the beautiful 150-acre chimpanzee sanctuary, home to over 250 rescued chimpanzees.

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Pet Rock Fest – September 11, 2016

Pet Rock Fest is an annual event held on the Sunday after Labor Day weekend each year. It is an afternoon expo/festival that includes live music, vendors,food, contests, and most importantly, more than 200 animal organizations broadcasting their causes.

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Sunday Wine Down – September 4, 2016

Florida’s Original Sun & Surf Winery experience of handcrafted award winning Florida Wines. Where there is always Good Wines, Good Vibes and Good Times. Welcome the hottest new area band to the pavilion stage: EAST HARBOR. Featured Charity: Save the Chimps

All Things Chimp Online Auction – July 13-22, 2016

Bid on one-of-a-kind items such as Behind-the-Scenes Sanctuary experiences, collaborative primate art, original chimp-art, portraits, gifts…there is something for everyone!

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Clevelend VegFest – May 7

Free Admission. Presented by the Cleveland Vegan Society.


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Secaucus GreenFest – May 7

Eco arts & crafts, rock climbing, green vendors, face painting, sand painting and more.

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New England VegFest – May 1, 2016

The New England VegFest is a free festival that brings the local community together to celebrate vegetarianism: an animal-friendly, environmentally sustainable, and healthy lifestyle.

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VegFest LA – May 1, 2016

Held in beautiful Woodley Park in the San Fernando Valley, this fun green-powered festival will inspire you about important topics such as: healthy living, the environment, animals, and more. Everyone is welcome!

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Bowlathon – April 24, 2016

This fun and family-friendly event features bowling, door prizes, raffles, a 50/50 raffle, and more.

Chimpathon – April 17, 2016

We are excited to host the 2nd Annual Save the Chimps 16k (10-mile) race! This is also a walker-friendly event. Register now»

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NY Earth Day – April 17, 2016

A fantastic way to to connect to environmental campaigns, green lifestyle products, and interesting people doing great green work!

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Caregiver Society Day – April 9, 2016

A special day honoring our Caregiver Society Members & the beloved chimpanzees they help to support.
Registration will open soon.

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NE Florida VegFest – March 5, 2016

The day-long event will feature live music, dynamic speakers, cooking demonstrations, beer garden, kids’ zone, pie-eating contest, exceptional freebies, raffles, scavenger hunt and much more! Stop by our booth at this event.

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Nature Fest – February 27, 2016

This educational/environmental festival features over 20 exhibitors that showcase the Treasure Coast’s wildlife, natural resources and Florida’s great outdoors. Free Admission!

Member Day – February 20, 2016

Join fellow members and tour the beautiful 150-acre chimpanzee sanctuary, home to over 250 rescued chimpanzees.
Registration now open.

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Ladies Night Out Quarter Auction – February 11, 2016

Join us for this fun event. Many vendors to shop and bid from.


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Nature Film Night – January 29, 2016

Save the Chimps will be tabling at this event. Film to be featured is “Born to Be Wild”. Pinecrest, FL $5


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5-Course Feast & Beer Pairing – January 24, 2015

A five-course feast prepared by Chef Brian Lamparksi with proceeds to benefit the over 250 chimpanzees who call Save the Chimps home!


   
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Northwest Veg – November 14 & 15, 2015

Oregon’s largest plat-based food event!

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Tampa Bay VegFest – November 7, 2015

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7th Annual Chimps Kitchen – November 5, 2015 6:00-9:00pm

A local celebrity chef tasting event featuring delicious hors d’oeuvres created and donated by local chefs and a wonderful selection of silent auction items.

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Central Florida VegFest – October 24, 2015

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DC VegFest – October 3, 2015

The DC VegFest is an annual festival & year-round celebration of veg eating – organized by Compassion Over Killing

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Charlottesville Vegetarian Festival – September 26, 2015

This festival is one of the oldest and most well established of its kind and attracts up to 6,000 attendees each year.

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Member Day – September 19, 2015

Join fellow members and tour the beautiful 150-acre chimpanzee sanctuary, home to over 250 rescued chimpanzees.

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VeggieFest – August 15 – 16, 2015

Benedictine University – Lisle, IL

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Nashville Pet Expo – July 11, 2015

Admission is free. Pets are welcome. This is a great opportunity to speak to an animal-friendly crowd on why chimpanzees should not be pets and speak about the Sanctuary.

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Richmond Vegetarian Festival – June 20, 2015

The Richmond Vegetarian Festival is a fun and free annual festival in Richmond, Virginia. It has been held every year since 2003 and is 100% organized by volunteers.

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VegFest Colorado – June 20-21, 2015

A 2 day health and environmental fair supporting a vegan lifestyle.

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New Orleans Veg – May 9-10, 2015

NOLA’s annual vegan food festival held at the New Orleans Healing Center


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Baltimore VegFest – May 9, 2015

Baltimore VegFest is an annual celebration of healthy, sustainable, and compassionate eating and explores the endless benefits of vegan living.


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Caregiver Society Day – May 3, 2015

A special day honoring our Caregiver Society Members & the beloved chimpanzees they help to support. 



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7th Annual Bowl-a-thon – May 3, 2015

This FUN family event features bowling, raffles, a 50/50 drawing, a silent auction, and more! Bring a bunch of bananas for a raffle ticket.


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 NE Florida VegFest – Sunday April 26, 2015

Riverside Park – Jacksonville, FL

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Earth Day NYC – April 19, 2015

Earth Day New York’s events are the largest green events in the country, reaching hundreds of thousands of people every year.


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Chimpathon – March 29, 2015

We are excited to announce Save the Chimps’ FIRST annual 16k (10-mile) race! This is also a walker-friendly event.

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New England VegFest – March 7, 2015

DCU Center – Worcester, MA – Free admission, free food, 100% vegan, incredible speakers, cooking demos, kid’s activities, animal advocacy, veg restaurants, local businesses, and raffle prizes. Visit Save the Chimps’ booth!

 
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Crush on Charity – February 8, 2015

Endless Summer Vineyard & Winery – Fort Pierce, FL

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Party in the Park – February 7, 2015

Fort Pierce Inlet State Park – Free admission, music, refreshments
A party to celebrate our environment hosted by Conservation Alliance of St. Lucie County.

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Volunteer Appreciation Day – January 17, 2015

A day set aside to show our volunteers how much we appreciate them. This is a special event for Save the Chimps volunteers and is by invitation only.

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Chimps Kitchen – November 13, 2014

A Chef Tasting Event to Benefit Save the Chimps – Sample delicious tastings donated by local Chefs, Banana Daiquiris sponsored by Cruzan Rum, and bid on a wide selection of wonderful auction items.

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Portland VegFest

Oregon’s largest plant-based food event! Sat. & Sun. Sept. 27 & 28, 10am-6pm
Oregon Convention Center

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DC VegFest – September 20, 2014

11am-6pm Free Admission
Event features free food samples, giveaways, live music, cooking demos and more