Today, April 3, is Dr. Goodall's 79th birthday. Every day, we are grateful for all Dr. Goodall does, traveling 300 days a year to spread her message of hope while encouraging all of us to make the world a better place for people, animals and the environment.
To kick off the Jane Goodall Institute's Women's History Month series, we begin with a feature on our own Dr. Jane Goodall!
While back in England after the Tournament of Roses festivities, Jane sent the following message to share far and wide:
For Immediate Release: “An Evening with Dr. Jane Goodall and Friends” Comes to the Warner Grand Theatre January 4
Event Honors Dr. Jane Goodall, DBE, Founder of the Jane Goodall Institute and UN Messenger of Peace
San Pedro, CA – December X, 2012 – On Friday, January 4, 2013, friends of world-renowned primatologist and conservationist Dr. Jane Goodall, DBE, founder of the Jane Goodall Institute and UN Messenger of Peace, will host a fundraising event at the Warner Grand Theatre in San Pedro, Calif. The event will include an evening of musical entertainment and wonderful stories from a lifetime of adventure told by Dr. Goodall.
CELEBRITY ADVOCATES, STUDENTS TO MARK INTERNATIONAL DAY OF PEACE AT UNITED NATIONS HEADQUARTERS, 21 SEPTEMBER
In April 2012, the staff at the Jane Goodall Institute’s Tchimpounga Chimpanzee Rehabilitation Center in the Republic of Congo welcomed a new arrival: a baby girl called Anzac. She was named Anzac because she came to the sanctuary on ANZAC Day (April 25, 2012), a World War I observance for people from Australia and New Zealand, and because, like many war veterans, she had lost an arm.