2015 Events Archive

India In A Day - October 10, 2015

Ridley Scott and Anurag Kashyap invite you to help film the story of a single day in evolving India
On October 10, 2015 – help film the story of India In A Day!

We’d like to reach out to all the elephant people in India for this opportunity to portray elephants...Read More »

Veterinarians International Official Launch Reception

You are invited to attend the official launch reception of Veterinarians International – helping animals, healing the planet. Honoring Gerald Barad and Andy Sabin, hosted by Cat Greenleaf.

September 21, 2015

6:00 pm – 7:00 pm: VIP Reception

7:00 pm – 9:30 pm: Launch Event

At Tutto il Giorno, 114 Franklin St. New York,...Read More »


On November 14th in Taita Taveta, Kenya, Taita Taveta Youth Network Group in association with schools and institutions and youth groups shall come together and conduct a Walk whose goal shall be the sensitization and awareness of local community on the need for wildlife and environment conservation.

The event, Ndovu Challenge...Read More »

Vancouver Ticketmaster Celebrates World Elephant Day

Vancouver Ticketmaster office employees spent the day doing various activities to help elephants, including creating a stomp video to #JoinTheHerd, making #elegrams, building an elephant puzzle, and answering questions about elephants! The lovely people at our local Safeway even made a World Elephant Day cake for us! We...Read More »

Free Novel for Wildlife

Celebrate World Elephant Day with a free novel for wildlife in support of Wwf. It’s a haunting tale of love and betrayal where Mother Nature is threatened by a cruel Grim Dread. Only magic can help her now.



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A Story to Save Elephants

Today in celebration of #WorldElephantDay I’m giving all profits from the sales of my Pinky Elefante games & more to @DSWT for #WorldElephantDay. #SaveTheElephants Pinkyelefante.com


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Where Elephants Stand Today - World Elephant Day 2015

Download the World Elephant Day 2015 Press Release here.

It’s the 4th annual World Elephant Day and we’re overwrought. Is there anything we can say this year that we haven’t said before? The issues plaguing elephants are still with us. But we also have hope.

Over the past year, the...Read More »

Join Action for Nosey Now to Take Action for Nosey and For All Circus Elephants

Our grassroots campaign, ‘Action for Nosey Now’ was founded on our concern for the health and well being of an African Elephant named Nosey.

Please join us online to raise awareness of Nosey’s exceptionally tragic circumstances as a solitary circus elephant, which in turn will help all elephants who are suffering...Read More »

Help care for Elephants at TN sanctuary

I am personally raising funds for The Elephants living at the Sanctuary in Tenessee.

I am not affiliated with the sanctuary or the sponsor. These elephants are often recovering from poor care and abuse – In honor of World Elephant Day, I wanted to help the elephants with their general care...Read More »

TAKE ACTION: Adopt an Elephant!

World Elephant Day is the perfect time to support organizations that are building natural habitat sanctuaries and advocating for better treatment of captive elephants.

As the nation’s largest natural habitat refuge designed exclusively for endangered elephants, The Elephant Sanctuary in Tennessee provides herd, home, safe haven and lifetime care for elephants...Read More »

Love Brand & Co. London Celebrate World Elephant Day With Pembe Club

LOVE BRAND & CO. LONDON invite you to celebrate WORLD ELEPHANT DAY at their flagship Chelsea store. The evening will also play host to the exclusive debut jewellery collection from PEMBE CLUB. Guests are invited to enjoy drinks and late night shopping whilst supporting Love Brand & Co and Pembe...Read More »

J.Crew Previews New Garments for Good Line for DSWT in Honor of WED

To honor World Elephant Day, J.Crew previews a new and expanded line of Garments for Good clothing of which 100% of net proceeds will be donated to support the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust’s conservation programs. Men’s, Women’s and Children’s tees and sweatshirts are on pre-order now at the Read More »

Concert for World Elephant Day w/ Chris Caddell

This is an acoustic evening with sevenfields recordings’ artists to support and create further awareness for World Elephant Day (August 12th) and all elephant conservationist efforts.

Sevenfields has organized a sanctioned concert featuring acoustic performances by headliner Chris Caddell and special guests Geoff Callaghan (lead singer of The Schopenhauer Incident), Ty...Read More »

Kids #Elegram Party at Whole Foods Bowery, NYC

Calling all NYC kids (and their parents) to participate in The Nature Conservancy’s #Elegram Project at Whole Foods on Tuesday, August 11.

Kids will make edible elephants that will help raise funds for elephant conservation in Africa! The Conservancy’s goal: 20,000 handmade elephants, which will be matched with $150,000...Read More »

World Elephant Day in Munich, Germany! - Weltelefantentag in München

A demonstration event for the Grey Gentle Giants
In Munich, at Karlsplatz/Stachus
on 12th August 2015 at 15.00 – 19.00 h

Elephant friends, attention!
The grey gentle giants are endangered. Every day approx. 100 elephants are shot or poisoned for their ivory. In as few as 10 years they will be...Read More »

An Evening With Elephants

Help us celebrate World Elephant Day​ at the Robert Bateman Centre!

Wednesday, August 12 at 7:00pm

Learn about elephant conservation and the urgent plight of Asian and African elephants in a special presentation by World Elephant Day Co-Founder Patricia Sims and Co-Filmmaker Michael Clark. Event includes the award-winning 30-minute documentary Return to...Read More »

Bucket for elephants with the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust

Can you help at our station collections across the UK?

We’ll be raising awareness and collecting at London Waterloo, London Victoria and London Liverpool Street on World Elephant Day! from 7.30am-7pm.

If you can spare some time to help us raise awareness of the orphans in our care, and funds for the...Read More »

Rally the Herd PSA Contest

Calling All Elephant Lovers! Create a PSA inspiring others to take action and you could be on your way to the Jackson Hole Elephant Summit this September!

Join us, alongside NatGeo WILD and the African Wildlife Foundation as we launch our #RallyTheHerd PSA contest! The winning PSA will air on Nat...Read More »

World Elephant Day at Lee Richardson Zoo

On Wednesday August 12, 2015 the Lee Richardson Zoo will be celebrating World Elephant Day. Join us at the elephant exhibit from 12 a.m. to 2 p.m. to share in our appreciation of these amazing yet endangered animals. At 1 p.m. there will be special treat with the elephants. Throughout...Read More »

World Elephant Day Demonstration for Lucy

World Elephant Day on August 12th presents a special opportunity to advocate for Lucy!

Please JOIN US at Edmonton’s City Hall for a peaceful demonstration to bring attention to Lucy’s plight and the urgency for her to have an unbiased, independent expert health assessment and if possible, transfer to a warmer-climate...Read More »

An Afternoon Tea and Art Display/Sale

Please join Kimberly Lavelle, local Northern Colorado Artist, and Stephanie Flanders Martin of Lavender Elephant Health & Wellness as we celebrate World Elephant Day with an Afternoon Tea and the opportunity to purchase some of Kimberly’s art as well as other local artists. The event is on August 12, from...Read More »

Celebrate World Elephant Day the Fair Trade Way!

Celebrate World Elephant Day at Ten Thousand Villages Greensboro on August 12, 2015

Our nonprofit, fair trade store will be celebrating all day with lots of fun activities, and joining together to adopt an orphaned elephant at the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust. Check out our elephant inspired gifts, enjoy refreshments, promotions,...Read More »

World Elephant Day Happy Hour and Short Film Screening in Washington, DC

Connect with fellow elephant lovers and learn more about the crisis elephants face, in honor of World Elephant Day!

This August 12, World Elephant Day, join us for a happy hour at the Science Club in Washington, DC.

In addition to socializing and enjoying some drink specials, we’ll be screening a few...Read More »

Host an #Elegram-Making Party

Have fun with friends and make a difference this World Elephant Day by hosting an #Elegram event!

The Nature Conservancy’s #Elegram Project is collecting 20,000 handmade elephants that are being matched with $150,000 in donations for elephant conservation work in Africa. It’s easy to help – your group can paint, sculpt,...Read More »

Elephant Listening Project Sound Installation

On August 8th, as a lead up to World Elephant Day, I am creating a Sound Installation using the Forest Elephant sounds recorded by researchers from Cornell University’s “Elephant Listening Project“.

The performance begins at 2pm and at 3pm there is an opportunity to discover more about my project...Read More »

World Elephant Day exhibition: Survivors

By wildlife artist Dominique Salm, in support of The David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust (DSWT)

Monday August 10 – Saturday August 15

In celebration of World Elephant Day on Wednesday 12th August, the DSWT welcomes you to a week-long exhibition featuring a stunning collection of original pencil and red earth drawings...Read More »

Elephant Conservation Summit 2015

Curb the Demand. Stop the Trafficking. Empower African Voices. End the Killing.

Join E.O. Wilson, Iain Douglas-Hamilton, Cynthia Moss, Joyce Poole and U.N. CITES Secretary-General John Scanlon along with leading conservationists, scientists, and philanthropists on September 27-29, 2015. Panel discussions, networking events, screenings, keynotes, and breakaway working groups will create an...Read More »