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Development because of Wildlife.

Working towards a harmonious balance between conservation and sustainable human development in the Maasai Mara.

The Mara Ecosystem

Collaborating with local communities to identify and address areas of need  since 2006.


women in social enterprises


girls graduated through Alternative Rites of Passage


people accessing clean safe rainwater


people accessed free quality mobile healthcare in their villages in 2021


graduates from Street Business School entrepreneurship training

The Maa Trust is a non-profit organization working together with community-owned wildlife conservancies in the Maasai Mara, Kenya. We work to increase the benefits of wildlife and conservation to Maasai families so that they appreciate and contribute to the protection of wild animals on their land.