Through our printmaking we are promoting the work of grassroot charities who are focused on supporting some of the most vulnerable animals across the globe.
Strong, reliable partnerships are key. We research and carefully consider each species-specific charity, to ensure 20% of print proceeds directly go towards the protection of the animal.
The RSPB is the UK’s largest nature conservation charity, inspiring everyone to give nature a home and secure a healthy environment for wildlife.
Donations from our Albatross artwork go to The Albatross Task Force – an international team of seabird bycatch mitigation experts set-up by the RSPB and BirdLife International – on a mission to reduce seabird bycatch by 80% in some of the deadliest fisheries for albatrosses. These donations help the RSPB and BirdLife International make trawl and longline fisheries safer for seabirds across the world, saving thousands of albatrosses from a needless death each year.
In just ten short years GWC have worked with partners in more than 50 countries worldwide and helped establish more than 30 new protected areas home to more than 150 endangered species and a staggering 20,000 species overall.
Through strategic partnerships we continue to push the boundaries of cutting-edge science and technologies for conservation, and achieve unprecedented economies of scale for maximum impact.Visit website
The Bornean Sun Bear Conservation Centre (BSBCC) is a sun bear rescue and rehabilitation facility being developed in Sabah, Malaysian Borneo.
There are currently 43 rescued ex-captive sun bears residing at the BSBCC. The facility includes large forest enclosures to provide a natural environment suited to the needs and welfare of the sun bears and facilitate their rehabilitation back into the wild.Visit website
Lonely Whale is an incubator for courageous ideas that drive impactful change on behalf of our ocean.
Lonely Whale was inspired by the power of creating community so that together we can care for each other and our natural environment and begin to positively impact the health of our ocean. Lonely Whale is both a connector between NGOs, influencers, corporations and policymakers and an incubator for courageous ideas that drive impactful market and policy change on behalf of our ocean.Visit website
Save Vietnam’s Wildlife is a national non-profit organisation, committed to protecting and increasing populations of threatened wildlife in Vietnam.
In collaboration with Cuc Phuong National Park, Save Vietnam’s Wildlife opened Vietnam’s first wildlife education centre that focusses on pangolins, the most traded animal in the world. The Carnivore and Pangolin Education Centre is a crucial part of Save Vietnam’s Wildlife efforts to fight the wildlife trade in critically endangered pangolins and other threatened carnivores in Vietnam.Visit website
The Borneo Orangutan Survival Foundation is an Indonesian non-profit organization dedicated to the conservation of the Bornean orangutan and its habitat.
Their mission is to promote the survival of the Sumatran and Bornean orangutan species in their natural habitat by undertaking genuine, measurable, effective orangutan conservation, through raising funds and supporting orangutan centres across Borneo and Sumatra.Visit website
David Shepherd Wildlife Foundation (DSWF) is an adaptable and flexible, non-bureaucratic organisation responding promptly to conservation threats by supporting trusted individuals and organisations operating in the field.
Lean on administration but generous on funding, DSWF supports a range of innovative and far-reaching projects throughout Africa and Asia, achieving real results for wildlife survival. You can find out more by clicking on the button below.
BirdLife International is a global partnership of conservation organisations (NGOs) that strives to conserve birds, their habitats and global biodiversity, working with people towards sustainability in the use of natural resources.
Together they are over 100 BirdLife Partners worldwide – one per country or territory – and growing. Donations from our Albatross artwork go to The Albatross Task Force – an international team of seabird bycatch mitigation experts set-up by the BirdLife International and the RSPB – on a mission to reduce seabird bycatch by 80% in some of the deadliest fisheries for albatrosses. These donations help the BirdLife International and the RSPB make trawl and longline fisheries safer for seabirds across the world, saving thousands of albatrosses from a needless death each year.
The Turtle Survival Alliance (TSA) is an action-oriented global partnership that is committed to zero turtle extinctions in the 21st century.
With programs directly impacting the survival of 21 of the top 25 world’s most endangered species of tortoises and freshwater turtles, the Turtle Survival Alliance gives these animals a fighting chance for survival.Visit website
Sea Shepherd has spent the last four years patrolling the Sea of Cortez as part of its campaign, in which the marine conservation group patrols for poachers and pulls up illegal gillnets which trap and drown the Vaquita.
Sea Shepherd Conservation Society is a non-profit marine conservation organisation established in 1977 by Captain Paul Watson, a world renowned, respected leader in environmental issues and co-founder of Greenpeace.
Its mission is to end the destruction of habitat and slaughter of wildlife in the world’s oceans in order to conserve and protect ecosystems and species. Sea Shepherd uses innovative direct-action tactics to investigate, document, and take action when necessary to expose and confront illegal activities on the high seas.
The Gorilla Organization works at the very forefront of gorilla conservation with innovative and award-winning projects in Rwanda, Uganda and DR Congo.
Its field staff in Africa, supported by fundraising and communications teams in London, oversee a range of grassroots conservation projects, all of them aimed at addressing the key threats facing gorillas today. To find out more about their work please follow the link below.Visit website
The mission of Pandas International, a nonprofit organisation, is to ensure the preservation and propagation of the endangered Giant Panda.
Pandas International’s goals are to ensure that not one captive or wild panda is lost; that the species propagates and thrives; and, that their habitat is preserved in a responsible and sustainable manner.Visit website
The World Parrot Trust is an international leader in science-based, results-oriented parrot conservation and welfare efforts.
Their mission is to restore and protect populations of wild parrots and their native habitats, promote awareness of the threats to all parrots, captive and wild, end the trade in wild-caught parrots, and educate the parrot caregivers and the general public on high standards for the care of pet parrots.Visit website
The International Crane Foundation is a leader in crane conservation throughout the world.
Funds from Under the Skin’s partnership with the International Crane Foundation will go into their general Whooping Crane program, which covers a wide range of activities which include a captive breeding and reintroduction program, preserving coastal habitats, monitoring and research in the field, and outreach and education programs in communities that share their landscapes with Whooping Cranes.
We understand that strong partnerships are key. Here are some of the qualities we look for in our Partner Animal Charities.
Partner charities specialise in working with a specific animal species to ensure the money goes to the protection of its future.
Each charity must uphold a sustainable practice when helping species to ensure no further harm to both the surrounding environments and the animals.
Local community-based work is often the key solution to dealing with conservation issues that are effecting endangered species and their eco-systems.