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Fruit Shop Jazz Up

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Last week we took on the project of spiffing up the fruit shop! Previous volunteers had painted over a fresh coat of orange paint, but we figured it could use a little more life to attract more tourists to help … Read More

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Kuliyapitiya Pera Hera

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Last weekend we went to Kuliyapitiya to see the Pera Hera Festival. There were hundreds of elaborately dressed dancers, different music, dressed up elephants and so much more to see. It was such a amazing night for all of us. … Read More

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Arrival of Kandula and his treatment

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Kandula has worked in Habarana giving tourist rides for the last 15 years. Because of the constant use of of howdahs, he has developed a muscular back problem. His owner has sent Kandula and his mahout, Sunil, here to MEF … Read More

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Eco Farm Update

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The eco-farm has been super busy this week. Volunteers have been working hard alongside our resident gardener with super human powers-“Chesty”! Chillies and Aubergines had been left to germinate in the safety of the tool shed and were ready to … Read More

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MEF Freedom Fence Fundraising in Adelaide

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Hi! My name is Emma Thompson and I volunteered at Millennium Elephant Foundation back in January of this year! When I got back I decided I wanted to have a fundraising initiative to help get the get the Freedom Fence … Read More

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New Mural welcomes Visitors

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Whilst volunteering in Sri Lanka this summer I was set a bit of a challenge to paint a mural on the outside wall! I studied art in college but have never done something on such a big scale before so … Read More

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MEF Poolympics!

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What a fantastic day it was!!! There were four teams that participated: – Sri Lanka – Great Britain – China – USA There were 8 events in total, all as bizzare as each other, from lime and spoon races to … Read More

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Happy Birthday Pooja!!!

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On the 6th of August, all of our volunteers here at the MEF, got together with balloons, party hats, and of course a birthday cake designed for an elephant, and wished a big happy birthday to Pooja.  Pooja was born … Read More

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