Jane Goodall: A hero among us

Following Dr.Jane on her journey

Jane Goodall was born April 3, 1934 in London, England

Roots and Shoots

It is a foundation that Dr.Jane created for young people. It's purpose is to encourage children to make a difference within their local community. Roots and Shoots programs range from tree-planting, bee-keeping, and habitat beautification.


Lake Tanganyika Catchment Reforestation and Education. It helps locals native to Lake Tanganyika create sustainable livelihoods while promoting environmental protection.

Jane Goodall Institute

The JGI inspires individual action within their communities to conserve and safeguard the planet we all share. Dr.Jane's belief is that the well-being of our world lies in the hands of those who decide to do make a difference.