Win a handmade scarf from The Alex Foundation!

Win a handmade scarf from The Alex Foundation!

          Stay warm while supporting The Alex Foundation’s continued work. For the next few days, we’ll be raffling off this beautiful scarf, inspired by African grey plumage and handmade by one of our research assistants. On Friday, February 17th, Griffin (on the right!)

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Fall 2016 Sterner Match Challenge

Fall 2016 Sterner Match Challenge

December 14th: This week we have an early Sterner Match Challenge update – our final update! Thanks to you, we reached our $15,000 goal almost three weeks before the end of the Challenge! Thank you again to Andy Sterner and Family for their incredibly generous support, and

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Summer 2016 Sterner Match Challenge

Summer 2016 Sterner Match Challenge

5/27/16 Update: The Sterner family is again generously matching donations up to $15,000, and our donation meter is almost ready to hatch! Can you help us crack this egg? 5/20/16 Update: Griffin and Athena can’t believe how quickly the egg meter is filling up thanks to our

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Dr. Pepperberg interviewed for The New York Times

Dr. Pepperberg interviewed for The New York Times

Pulitzer-Prize-winning journalist Natalie Angier interviewed Dr. Pepperberg for a New York Times article about parrot behavior and cognition! Parrot partisans say the birds easily rival the great apes and dolphins in all-around braininess and resourcefulness, and may be the only animals apart from humans capable of dancing

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Winter 2015 Sterner Match Challenge

Winter 2015 Sterner Match Challenge

1/12/16 Update: The numbers are in, and thanks to everyone who contributed during the Sterner Match Challenge, we beat our fundraising goal for the end of 2015! We are grateful to every one of you, and especially to Andy Sterner and family for generously matching the $15,000!

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