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Your donation supports on-the-ground conservation projects for lions, cheetahs, and other wildlife; combats poaching and snaring; and helps local communities that live with big cats. You can change the future for big cats by supporting the National Geographic Society.

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Learn how you can help protect big cats. Get updates from our Explorers in the field who are working to save big cats and other wildlife and wild places, and learn about all our work to explore and protect the planet.

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Our Grant Opportunities

Visit our grants page for more information on funding opportunities for conservationists, educators, researchers, storytellers, and technologists through the Big Cats Initiative. 

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