50th Anniversary Adoption Special: Digit

We are offering a limited-time-only adoption of a historic gorilla: the silverback Digit, one of Dian’s favorite mountain gorillas and also the inspiration for the beginnings of the Fossey Fund itself.

WITH THE DIGIT ADOPTION, YOU WILL RECEIVE:

  • A personalized, ready-to-display adoption certificate with a full-color image and adoption profile with detailed information from our expert field staff
  • A subscription to “The Dian Fossey Gorilla Journal”
  • Special quarterly updates on your adopted gorilla (Jan, Apr, Jul, Oct)
  • A 50th-anniversary window-cling sticker
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50th Anniversary Adoption Special

$50

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Adoption Packages

WITH EVERY GORILLA ADOPTION, YOU OR YOUR GIFT RECIPIENT WILL RECEIVE VARIOUS BENEFITS:

  • A personalized, ready-to-display adoption certificate with a full-color image from gorilla groups that Dian Fossey studied and which the Fossey Fund continues to protect today
  • A subscription to “The Dian Fossey Gorilla Journal”
  • An adoption profile with detailed information from our expert field staff
  • Special quarterly updates on your adopted gorilla (Jan, Apr, Jul, Oct)
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Adopt an Infant Gorilla

$40

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Adopt a Mother & Infant Gorilla Pair

$100

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Adopt a Silverback Gorilla

$300

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In order to be good stewards of the environment, the Fossey Fund fulfills all adoption packages digitally through our e-receipting system. When adopting one of our gorillas, you will receive the adoption certificate via a PDF link, which is included in your emailed gift acknowledgement. Simply click on the PDF certificate link, and enjoy reading about your gorilla.

If you would prefer to receive your adoption package in the mail, please indicate your preference on the adoption donation page by clicking the “mail me” option box. Mailed adoption packages are shipped via USPS Priority mail for domestic adoptions and USPS First Class mail for international adoptions. If you would like faster service, please contact 1 (800) 851-0203 (Option No. 1) to learn about the shipping costs to have your adoption order shipped via USPS Overnight mail.

Although it’s fast and secure to make an online adoption, we also offer you the opportunity to adopt by phone. To do so, please call 1 (800) 851-0203 (Option No. 1) 9 a.m.-5 p.m. EST OR print this form and send your adoption in by mail to The Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund International, 800 Cherokee Avenue SE, Atlanta, GA  30315.  Please allow at least 10 business days for United States Domestic and four weeks plus customs clearance for international delivery.

Gorillas available for adoption are subject to change and updating. The photos shown here may not be the same ones that you or your gift recipient will receive.

The Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund International is designated by the IRS as a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt nonprofit organization in the United States. Adoption gifts are tax deductible to the fullest extent of the law. Our tax ID number is 52-1118866.