We're Hiring - Fundraising Manager

Borneo Orangutan Survival Australia (BOSA) is the Australian representative of Borneo Orangutan Survival Indonesia, the worlds largest orangutan welfare organisation.

Much of our work is to save the orangutan by rescuing and rehabilitating them, with an ultimate goal of releasing them back to the forest where they will be safe from human development, poaching and farming.

We’re searching for an experienced, generalist Fundraising Manager to develop and implement the BOSA Fundraising Strategy by delivering BOSA specific fundraising programs relating to adoptions, individual donors, major donors as well as grants & philanthropic foundations.

Extensive fundraising management experience essential. Location flexible. 25 hrs per week. Approx $50K pa.

For the complete Job Description, please click here.

Adopt an Orangutan

Orangutans are endangered and at risk of extinction. Habitat destruction mean hundreds of orphan orangutans need to be cared for every year. You can help by adopting one. Their dedicated ‘nannies’ teach them everything they need to know for when it’s time to release them back to the wild. You can follow their progress through Forest School.

Orangutan adoptions are a meaningful, tax-deductible gift, perfect for all ages.


Please help the Orangutans in their struggle for survival. Your donation is important and goes directly to BOS Indonesia to help bring this noble yet endangered species back from the brink and on a path to freedom.

You can also SMS BOSA to 0467 000 273 to donate $25 (or any other amount)


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Recent News

PRESS RELEASE: BOS Foundation Condemns Orangutan Killing in Kapuas

16 February 2017
The BOS Foundation strongly condemns the recent killing of an adult orangutan by 10 oil palm plantation workers in Kapuas, Central Kalimantan. This unfortunate event adds to the long list of conflicts between humans and orangutans within oil palm plantation areas. Read Article »

Pre-Release Salat Nusa Islands Finally in Use

10 November 2016
BOS Foundation Nyaru Menteng’s goal of utilising the Salat Nusa islands as a new pre-release area for rehabilitated orangutans has finally been achieved, with last week’s release of 12 Forest School graduates for the first time to Badak Kecil Island, in Pulang Pisau Regency, Central Kalimantan.

Read Article »

BOS Foundation Establishes an Orangutan Conservation Area on Salat Island

3 November 2016
Following a long process to secure the rights to utilize parts of Salat Island in Pulang Pisau Regency, Central Kalimantan, the Borneo Orangutan Survival (BOS) Foundation in collaboration with the local community have been granted permission to establish an orangutan conservation area on Salat Island Read Article »

Latest News from Napri and Yutris

4 August 2016
You may recall the two orphaned, male baby orangutans that came into the BOS Foundation’s care in 2015 named Napri and Yutris. Read Article »

Bumi: Another motherless newborn

21 June 2016
Two more baby orangutans have recently come into the BOS Foundation’s care. Read Article »

July 2016: The recent reclassification of the Bornean orangutan from 'endangered' to 'critically endangered' by the IUCN indicates that the hard work we have been doing is still not enough. The BOS Foundation urges for more dedication and commitment to help save orangutans.
We still live in HOPE - Help Orangutans, Protect Earth.

The Borneo Orangutan Survival Foundation (BOSF) is a non-profit foundation supported by sister organisations around the world, of which BOS Australia is one. By supporting BOS Australia, you help us to:
· rescue, rehabilitate and release orangutans
· provide public awareness and educational programs
· protect existing rainforest habitat, and
· support and educate the people who depend on forests to earn their living.

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