News & Media

In this section, we'll keep you up to date on the top stories involving Koko, the Gorilla Foundation, gorillas in captivity, and gorillas in the wild (Africa).

Latest News & Events 

Keep up to date with the latest news articles by and about the Gorilla Foundation, as well as related developments for great apes. Learn more


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Media Contacts

Have a request to use our content or interview a member of our team, or to produce a video collaboratively. Contact us

Koko's Celebrity Ambassadors

Koko has many celebrity friends over the years, and most of them have decided to complement Koko's ambassadorship with their own. Contact us

Social Media

As well as learning about us from this website, you may want to stay in touch with Koko and friends via our growing community on Facebook and Twitter.
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The Gorilla Foundation /
1733 Woodside Rd., Suite 330
Redwood City, CA, 94061
1-800-ME-GO-APE (634-6273)

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Our mission is to learn about gorillas by communicating with them, and apply our knowledge to advance great ape conservation, education, care and empathy.

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