The Tribes Foundation

Join our tribe and help us alleviate poverty, conserve endangered wildlife, and protect earth’s environmental diversity. As the world's biggest industry, travel really can be a force for the positive if you pick your holiday responsibly, and act sensitively when...

The Wildlife Tribe

We want to see rhinos protected from senseless slaughter; to stop gorillas being killed for trophies; to save tigers from extinction.  We back projects which protect and conserve endangered wildlife, and help with human/wildlife conflicts.

The Human Tribe

The reality of poverty, abuse, and death from easily avoided disease is too difficult to ignore. We help fund education and feeding programmes for children in poverty, and give help to adults in ways which allow them to help themselves and their families.

The Environment Tribe

We back the preservation of our planet's natural resources by planting trees to help deforestation and soil erosion, and encouraging alternative income methods such as tourism instead of logging and oil exploitation in sensitive natural areas.

The Tribes Foundation ceased operating on 30th September 2023


Join our tribe and help us alleviate poverty, conserve endangered wildlife, and protect earth’s environmental diversity for the benefit of us all. The Tribes Foundation was set up by world travellers.  We know clearly from what we have seen on our travels that even small acts of kindness and help can make a lot of difference, especially […]


All the projects have a link with tourism in some way, and many benefit the wider world as well as local people, through conserving areas of natural beauty. Anyone can apply to the foundation for backing if their project fits the aims.  Many of the projects currently marked for help have been put forward by […]

Val's classroom sign


If you’ve travelled abroad & enjoyed the benefits of seeing other parts of this diverse planet, please consider benefiting those less fortunate in areas affected by tourism. Please help The Tribes Foundation by sending a donation to us. You can pay by cheque, bank transfer, cash, standing order or by most credit cards. If you […]