My Nonprofit Reviews
Review for International Elephant Foundation, Azle, TX, USA
I know some of the founders of The International Elephant Foundation and they are the most caring and courageous people I know. They have dedicated their lives to educating the public about elephants, caring for elephants and doing everything they can to help elephants survive around the globe instead of becoming extinct. I tell everyone possible about the IEF because it does important work well. 98% of the donated money goes directly to helping the elephants. Because these founders are involved, I am confident it is the best run organization in the industry of saving and caring for elephants.
I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...
I have watched the founders care for their own elephants with great love and expertise. I have listened to them educate the general public in many different venues. When they were "on location" overseas for a movie one of their elephants made, they did a workshop for all the mahouts to show them how to improve their care for the elephants as well as making sure all the elephants involved had better food and health care as a condition of their being involved. They care like this everywhere they go.
If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...
I only wish it could be more widely known, so more could understand the importance of the work it is doing.