FIWY United Kingdom - Comunidad Inti Wara Yassi (CIWY)


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FIWY United Kingdom

Friends of Inti Wara Yassi UK (charity # 1124355) raises funds on CIWY’s behalf, and helps in the administration of various tasks such as:

  • Receiving and processing online donations that help cover the operational costs of the sanctuaries, as well as one-time costs of projects such as new enclosures.
  • Creating and maintaining CIWY’s website, online shop, and online newsletter.
  • Creating and managing the “Sponsor an Animal” program.
  • Securing grant funding from trusts and foundations around the world.


FIWY UK has provided considerable support to CIWY over the years. Some of its most notable achievements include the following:

  • Raising over £200,000 (US $260,000) in donations to CIWY since 2008.
  • Securing over £100,000 (US $130,000) in grants for CIWY since 2010.

Get involved

There are many ways to get involved with FIWY: donate your time or money or simply spread the word about our work. If you want to collaborate, send us an email

FIWY’s 2023 Annual Report

FIWY’s 2022 Annual Report

FIWY’s 2021 Annual Report

FIWY’s 2020 Annual Report

FIWY UK’s Team

FIWY UK is run by a board of trustees, a development director, and an accountant:

Jonathan Cassidy

Trustee Chair

Carola Gehring

Trustee Treasurer

Laura Coleman


Clara Salinas


Jenny Boyd

Development Director

Helen Marchant