How to Help

You can make a difference to Orangutans Today

You can help us save orangutans and the forests they live in today. There are many ways to get involved, and each one helps us save the orangutans.

  • Adopt an Orangutan


    Each adoption helps our orangutans learn how to care for themselves and hopefully survive in the wild. For as little as $12 a month, you can help support an ... Read more

  • Donate

    Donate to give orangutans in Sumatra and Borneo the best chance of survival against the threat of extinction. Support our work including critical habitat protection, orangutan care centres and rehabilitation and release programs. Read more

  • Protect the Bukit Tigapuluh Ecosystem

    Within your protected rainforest, some of the very last populations of Sumatran tigers, elephants and orangutans will continue to roam and breed in safety, just as they had done for ... Read more

  • Plant Forest

    Our tree planting program helps reforest land and expands orangutan habitat areas. Receive a personalised Adopt a Tree certificate for your planted trees, ... Read more

  • Orangutan Adventure Tours

    Travel to the forests of Sumatra or Borneo on an Orangutan Adventure Tour and witness orangutans in their natural habitat on the trip of a lifetime. Read more

  • Business Partnerships

    Businesses partner with TOP to protect the orangutans and their natural habitat, whilst helping to make positive changes to the world. It’s something you, your company and employees can all ... Read more

  • Bequests


    By making a bequest to the TOP you will leave a legacy of loving care to orangutans by supporting rescue, rehabilitation and habitat protection projects.

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  • Volunteer

    How would you like to volunteer? Read more

  • Workplace Giving

    Consider donating to TOP as part of your workplace giving program. Workplace giving comes directly from pre-tax pay, so it gives you immediate tax savings as well as helping the ... Read more

  • Schools

    The Orangutan Project is a very special organisation – it’s one of the most successful orangutan protection and education organisations in the world. Read more

  • Palm Oil Resistance

    The Critically Endangered Orangutan, Critically Endangered Sumatran tiger, Critically Endangered Sumatran elephant, many other species and, not the least, indigenous peoples and their cultures ... Read more

  • Events

    Check here regularly for upcoming events with The Orangutan Project. We have a variety of events including major gala events, promotional talks, stalls at markets, festivals and shopping centres. We ... Read more

  • Art Competition

    Orang-Artan Competition for the wild child in your life! Get creative and help rescue orangutans from the illegal wildlife trade, and this year our competition theme is "Wildlife of Sumatra ... Read more


The Orangutan Project relies on volunteers in every State to promote the organization and raise funds to go directly toward saving the endangered orangutan and its habitat. The involvement of our wonderful volunteers enables TOP to raise critically needed funds for projects on the ground in Borneo and Sumatra. Every dollar raised for TOP goes directly toward saving the orangutans.


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