Masarang Foundation

Straits Wholefoods Supports Rainforest Conservation

Straits Wholefoods Supports the Work of the Masarang Foundation


Masarang Foundation is a non-profit organisation founded in 2001 by Dr. Willie Smits (trained forester, microbiologist, conservationist, animal rights activist & social entrepreneur, founder of The Borneo Orangutan Survival Foundation).

Masarang Foundation is committed to these goals:

  • Nature Conservation through collaboration with the local population.
  • Rainforest Biodiversity Protection, Environmental & Wildlife (endangered primate species like Orangutans) Conservation, Sustainable Agriculture, Reforestation & Forest Monitoring.
  • Actively finding long-term sustainable solutions for the most urgent global problems of our time: Deforestation, Biodiversity Loss, Climate Change, Poverty & Underdevelopment.