Orang Utan Republik Foundation volunteers will be doing outreach, education and fundraising events on a continuous basis in communities across the country and around the world.  This page will list those events that are open to the public where you or your friends can learn more about and support OURF’s efforts to raise awareness in order to save the species.  If you are interested in hosting an event, please contact us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .  We can discuss various ways you can get involved to make a difference.


DareMe4CharityEvent: Dare Me for Charity

Location: National- but for So. Cal

Date & Time:  June 14-15, 2014. 

Description of Event:  Orang Utan Republik Foundation will be part of the contest that could raise big money for charities that compete by jumping into an airbag as part of a reality TV show. The principle shooting will take place in the summer and the post-production should lead to a TV show showcasing the charities in the Fall.

for more information: http://dareme4charity.com/campaign/1118

wod postcardWORLDWIDE - AUGUST 2014

Event: International Orangutan Day

Location: Internationally

Date & Time:  August 19, 2014.

Description of Event:  Organizatons around the world will be celebrating orangutans and orangutan rescue groups

For More Information:  visit  http://www.facebook.com/WorldOrangutanDay


Event: Gary Shapiro's Sumatra Tour

Location: Starts in Jakarta, Indonesia and goes to Gunung Leuser National Park, North Sumatra

Dates: September 20-27, 2014.

OURF is partnering with Orangutan Odysseys of Australia to offer an exclusive 8-dayTour to Gunung Leuser National Park in May 2012 with OURF President, Dr. Gary Shapiro.  Contact Orangutan Odysseys if your are interested in participating.


banner2014AFEvent: Orang Utan Republik Foundation Annual Fundraiser

Location: Beverly Hills, CA

 Date/Time: October 19, 2014; Time to be announced.

Description of Event:  Mark your calendar and plan to join us Ed Begley Jr., and Fritz Coleman (NBC weatherman) for our annual fundraiser in Beverly Hills. 

The fundraiser is one very important way OURF helps pay for its important programs in Indonesia. 

For more information about the event, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .


ppo treeplanting2WORLDWIDE - NOVEMBER 2014

Event: International Orangutan Caring Week 

Location: Internationally

Date & Time:  November 9 - 15, 2014.

Description of Event:  OURF will be working with numerous organizations and people around the world to make International Orangutan Caring Week truly international. 

For More Information:  contact OURF at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.