The Elephant Project

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The Elephant Project

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Founder: Kristina McKean


100% of net proceeds from your purchase of Kiki and Tembo go to various organizations that help aid in fighting the poaching crisis and also provide care to injured, abandoned, orphaned, and abused elephants.

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We know you care about where your money goes and how it is used. Connect with this organization’s leadership in order to begin to build this important relationship. Your email will be sent directly to this organization’s director of development and/or Executive Director.

Key Supporters

A big supporter of The Elephant Project is San Clemente, California based nonprofit, Elephant Cooperation. “We recently met Kristina and became immediate fans,” says founder Scott Struthers. “She has that intangible quality that people gravitate toward, and her little elephants, Kiki and Tembo, are irresistible. Krsitina reaches people who care about animals on an emotional level. This connection can make a huge difference in wildlife conservation. We look forward to working with her to save more elephants.”