Support the Lions of the Amboseli and the Maasai Communities Protecting Them
Lion Guardians relies on public support to keep its operations running. You can support Lion Guardians through our U.S. fiscal sponsor, Lion Guardians U.S.
* Lion Guardians U.S. is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization so your contribution will be tax deductible to the fullest extent allowable by U.S. law. One hundred percent of your donation will support direct lion conservation because Lion Guardians U.S. does not charge a fee or deduct any administrative expenses.
* Wildlife Guardians (DBA: Lion Guardians U.S.) is a charitable non-profit organization based in the U.S.A. (EIN 36-4712624); and the fiscal sponsor for Lion Guardians Limited.
SPONSOR A GUARDIAN
For less than $5/day, you can make a huge difference to the lives of both the remaining wild lions in this area, and the local people that share their land with them.
The cost of sponsorship is $150 a month per Guardian. Your donation will go towards the Guardians’ salaries, equipment, and everything needed to keep the project running.
To sponsor a Guardian for a year, please donate above. You can pay the full $1,800 sponsorship at once or choose to pay $900 twice a year, $450 quarterly, or $150 monthly. Please enter the amount and frequency from the drop down menu on the Donation page above and make sure to note in the comments section that you would like to sponsor a Guardian.
All Guardian sponsors receive a profile of the Guardian you have sponsored, as well as a yearly personal letter from the sponsored Guardian.
ADOPT A LION
Looking for that special gift for the person who has everything, or for a gift that make a real difference in conservation, then look no further. Adopt a lion today!
Four special levels of adoption available. 100% of your donation goes directly to funding the work undertaken to protect your lion.
- Adopt a cub for $250 per year: You will receive an adoption certificate.
- Adopt a sub-adult for $500 per year: You will receive an adoption certificate and an annual report.
- Adopt an adult for $1,000 per year: You will receive an adoption certificate, and a semi-annual update on your adopted lion written by the Lion Guardians team protecting your lion.
- Adopt a lion family for $5,000 per year: You will receive an adoption certificate, and a semi-annual update on your adopted lion family written by the Lion Guardians team protecting your lion, a personal letter of thanks from Leela and Stephanie, the founders of Lion Guardians, and a special gift.
OTHER WAYS TO SUPPORT
About Lion Guardians: Lion Guardians conservation program is based on evidence-based strategies, and the integration of social and biological sciences, including traditional and Indigenous knowledge. We are dedicated to finding and enacting long-term solutions for people and lions to coexist.
Founded in 2006, Lion Guardians began with five Guardians in one small area within the Amboseli-Tsavo ecosystem. Currently, there are Lion Guardians-based projects successfully running in several countries and in our core area of Amboseli, our operations span over close to a million acres. We are committed to workable solutions that are scientifically-driven and transferable across areas.