Donate Today

Your donation helps provide care for the nearly 240 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

Ways to Give:

Save the Chimps Events

Winter Online Auction November 13th-November 22nd

Save the date for the All Things Chimp Online Auction, where you will find over 100 items to bid on. There something for everyone including experiences at the sanctuary, art by our chimpanzee residents, artist renderings of chimpanzees, Save the Chimps swag, and more! We are currently seeking donations for this auction. Please contact

6th Annual Chimpathon – November 15, 2020

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

This unique course takes you through Save the Chimps – the world’s largest privately funded chimpanzee sanctuary, located in Fort Pierce, Florida. Enjoy hearing the wonderful sounds of pant hoots and watching the chimpanzees roam as you run beside their island homes.

Giving Tuesday, December 1st

First comes Black Friday, then shop local Saturday, Cyber Monday and then Giving Tuesday. We will be celebrating in a special way this day.