Organizations supporting people and the environment:
The Bali Smile Foundation
facilitates operations for children with cranio-facial disabilities.
Bali Smile Shop in Ubud accepts donations of used items to benefit the surgeries.
More on: www.senyumbali.org
Kupu Kupu Foundation: improving the lives of people with disabilities in Bali :
of Life and
Bebali Foundation support traditional weaving arts
Threads of Life Gallery is located in front of Rumah Roda Family Compound on Jalan Kajeng in Ubud.
Textile appreciation classes and workshops are offered.
Learn more at: www.threadsoflife.com
Orangutans, Primates and
Unfortunately illegal logging and the encroachment of palm oil plantations within national park areas are continued serious threats to the ecosystem.
Friends of National Parks Foundation (FNPF) continues work in Tanjung Puting National Park in Kalimantan, Borneo.
Alam Indah and Cafe Wayan are happy to support the work of FNPF's successful breeding and release project of Bali Starling Birds
on Nusa Penida off Bali.
Learn more also about FNPF's Wildlife Rescue Center at Besikalung in Tabanan, Bali: www.fnpf.org
Travel to see Orangutans and
the Bali Starlings:
FNPF can also help arrange your trip to Tanjung Puting and Nusa Penida experience their work.
EcoLodges Indonesia for travel to Tanjung Puting as well as Komodo National Park.
More about Orangutan and
primate protection work:
Borneo Orangutan Survival Foundation: http://savetheorangutan.org
SOS Sumatran Orangutan Society: www.orangutans-sos.org
Orangutan T-SHIRTS and other products supporting SOS and Borneo Orangutan Society
for sale at Alam Indah and at Alam Asia Crafts.
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