It’s true! You (your family, friends, classmates) can protect a bit of the globally endangered rainforest environment.
Through the fine efforts of the Rainforest Foundation (a well-established nonprofit organization, based in New York) . . . check out this wonderful program. It allows you to donate small amounts of money to support indigenous rights and the environment through the purchase and protection of rainforest lands.
When I arrived at what I came to think of as “Doyli’s Island,” I wasn’t even aware that a young girl lived there. The first person I met there was a man named Gilberto. Paul, our Amazonian guide, explained to us that Gilberto had turned his island home into a monkey sanctuary, where he devoted…
“DOYLI TO THE RESCUE: Saving Baby Monkeys in the Amazon is a delightful book for all ages. It is the best kind of nonfiction – engaging as well as informative…. Burnham shows us how even young children can make a difference in the world, and offers ideas on ways to help protect wild animals. Young and old alike will be enthralled with this book.” – Natalie Kinsey-Warnock, Children’s Book Author