Daradgee State School/Daradgee Environmental Education Centre celebrates 110th anniversary
IN 2021, Daradgee State School/Daradgee Environmental Education C
100% of proceeds from the Australia-exclusive designs will be donated to Wildlife Conservation
Network’s (WCN) koala conservation efforts
NEW YORK, NY (20 July, 2021)—Expanding on the Tiffany Save the Wild Collection, all proceeds from the new Australia-exclusive koala-inspired designs will benefit koala conservation efforts of the Wildlife Conservation Network. Through donations from the Tiffany Save the Wild Collection, WCN will invest in the most effective projects to protect the koala and its habitat in Australia.
The new koala designs from the Tiffany Save the Wild collection, including a sterling
silver charm and an 18k white gold brooch with diamonds, will be available in stores and on tiffany.com starting in July 2021. The koala charm and brooch designs range from $925 to $24,800.
Koalas are among Australia’s most beloved wildlife species. Sadly, koala populations have plummeted with the 80% reduction of their natural habitat resulting
from settlement expansions across the continent. Found primarily on the eastern coast of Australia, these precious animals are classified as “decreasing” by the IUCN Red
List. Recent climate disasters and deforestations efforts have decimated critical koala habitats. As a result of the 2020 bushfires, over 3 billion animals tragically perished or became displaced.
Funds from the Save The Wild collection’s new koala designs will enable WCN to deepen its existing investments in effective koala conservation projects to have a long-term impact on the species’ well-being. As with all grants deployed through WCN, 100% of Tiffany & Co. donations will be used to support conservation actions for animals in the wild.
Grants will focus on supporting the following types of interventions:
Since its founding in 1837, Tiffany has had an enduring relationship with nature, which is both the ultimate inspiration for its designers, and the source of the precious materials that give life and form to their iconic collections. This has underscored Tiffany’s deep-rooted commitment to
protecting both the planet and its communities.
TIFFANY & CO., founded in New York City in 1837 by Charles Lewis Tiffany, is a global luxury jeweller synonymous with elegance, innovative design, fine craftsmanship and creative excellence.
With more than 300 retail stores worldwide and a workforce of more than 13,000 employees, TIFFANY & CO. and its subsidiaries design, manufacture and market jewellery, watches and luxury accessories. Nearly 5,000 skilled artisans cut Tiffany diamonds and craft jewellery in the Company’s own workshops, realising the brand’s commitment to superlative quality.
TIFFANY & CO. has a long-standing commitment to conducting its business responsibly, sustaining the natural environment, prioritising diversity and inclusion, and positively impacting the communities in which it operates. To learn more about TIFFANY & CO. and its commitment to sustainability, please visit tiffany.com.
Wildlife Conservation Network’s (WCN) mission is to protect endangered species by supporting conservationists who ensure wildlife and people coexist and thrive. WCN invests technically and financially in a network of conservation partners to ensure their mission success, and provides funding via large-scale, range-wide Wildlife Funds to support the best ideas to bring wildlife back from the brink, including the Elephant Crisis Fund, Lion Recovery Fund, and Rhino Recovery Fund.
WCN is proud to send 100% of every donation directly to the field for maximum conservation
impact. Wildlife Conservation Network also holds the highest possible 4-star rating with Charity Navigator and platinum status with Guidestar. Learn more about WCN’s unique approach to saving wildlife at www.wildnet.org.
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