Calendar of Events


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 so that 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  We can discuss various ways you can get involved to make a difference. 

CALIFORNIA- April 2023

The 2023 La Kretz Center Public Lecture

Event: The UCLA La Kretz Center for California Conservation Science Public Lecture 

Location: UCLA Campus - Hershey Hall Salon (801 Hilgard Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90095)

Date/Time: Sunday, April 2nd, 3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Description of Event: Drs. Jennifer Norris & Brad Shaffer will be speaking at this free, public event about California's initiative to conserve 30% of California natural areas by 2030.

Click Here to RSVP for the Public Lecture

2023 La Mesa Earth Day Flyer

Event: Earth Day- La Mesa, California Earth Day Festival

Location: MacArthur Park    4900 Memorial Dr., La Mesa CA

Date/Time: Saturday, April 22     10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Description of Event: Visitors will have an opportunity to meet with OURF volunteers and learn more about what we are doing and how you can help!


Event: Earth Day- Wild for the Planet Conservation Expo

Location: Los Angeles Zoo, 5333 Zoo Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90027-1498

Date/Time:  April weekends/10 am -4 pm

Description of Event: Visitors will have an opportunity to meet with OURF volunteers and other organizations helping to address nature, conservation, and sustainability. Specific dates when OURF will participate will be posted soon. For more information about the event, call 323-579-1722 or

CALIFORNIA- October 2023

pongo awards

Event: Ninth Annual Pongo Environmental Awards & Benefit

Location: Building Bridges Art Exchange, 2525 Michigan Ave f2, Santa Monica, CA 90404

Date/Time:  October 14, 2023/5 pm-9 pm

Description of Event: Mark your calendar. For tickets CLICK HERE