Watch Dr. Goodall and her grandson Merlin speak about her influences and legacy as she approaches her 90th birthday.

Dr. Jane Goodall has dedicated her life to environmental advocacy. Her legacy is a global movement that continues to inspire hundreds of thousands of people to advocate and take action for a better future. By leaving a gift in your will, you can ensure your own legacy is one of generosity and hope. You can take pride in knowing you’ve helped make the world a better place for your loved ones and generations yet to come. Use your will as a force for good (for all) today!

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Your legacy through a gift to JGI Canada will support:

  • The well-being of rescued chimpanzees at the Tchimpounga sanctuary of the Jane Goodall Institute.
  • Efforts to end the illegal wildlife trade.
  • Community-based conservation that benefits local populations in Africa and Canada, safeguards biodiversity, and protects wildlife.
  • The empowerment of young Canadians as future conservation leaders through Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots program.

In line with Jane’s message of hope, it’s vital to recognize that our legacies shape the future.

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What you leave behind determines what lies ahead.

Dr. Jane Goodall