Grumeti Fund Departments – Special Projects


Grumeti Fund Departments – Relationships


Grumeti Fund Overview


Environmental Awareness

The Grumeti Fund Environmental Education center began in 2009.  The program welcomes students from 15 local secondary schools every year. Each group stays in the game reserve for this five-day residential course where they learn about the importance of living a sustainable life and how


Inaugural Serengeti Girls Run

In October 2018 the Grumeti Fund held the first ever all-women run across the Serengeti in support of women and girls in Tanzania.  This event aims to raise funding for the entire Grumeti Fund Empowerment Program.


Serengeti Girls Run

The Serengeti Girls Run is an all-women multi-day run across the iconic Serengeti.  Women from around the world come together in support of girls in Tanzania.  All funds from this event go to the Grumeti Fund women and girls empowerment program.


Elephant Collaring

The Grumeti Fund, in partnership with Tanzanian Wildlife Research Institute, collared 30 elephants this past year. The point of this exercise is reduce human - elephant conflict incidents. With no fence between the protected area and the village, elephants can easily destroy peoples' crops and


Girls Empowerment

Over the last couple years the Grumeti Fund has been growing our empowerment program. We connect and uplift women and girls in the local communities through a number of projects, including enterprise development, scholarships, lifeskills training and environmental education. We also have specific empowerment events