Special Edition – The Orangutan Straw

Orangutan Land Trust LogoThis month, we are focusing our attention on supporting the organizations / people that we’ve made Special Edition straws for. It’s one way we give back to causes and projects worth supporting.

Strawesome is proud to sponsor Orangutan Land Trust, a charity dedicated to supporting sustainable solutions for the long-term survival of the orangutan in the wild.  The Orangutan StrawStrawesome will donate all proceeds from the sale of this special edition straw, designed exclusively to reflect the winding vines of the orangutan’s rainforest, to the orangutan release fund for Orangutan Land Trust.

Orangutan Land Trust will use the proceeds from this straw to help release rescued orangutans back into safe areas of forest, where they belong.  We are happy to support a charity that values eco-friendly options like our reusable drinking straws.

To learn more visit www.forests4orangutans.org.

Win a $15 Gift Certificate

Leave a comment and you will be automatically entered into a drawing to win a $15 gift certificate for our store on Strawesome.com. One comment per person. Drawing will take place on Nov 15, 2014 and winner will be notified by email.

Comments (25)

  1. awesome!

    Kristin Troska
    Nov 12, 2014 Reply
  2. Would love to try these!

    Jen Palmer
    Nov 12, 2014 Reply
  3. Wish we could have seen more of them released…it was great being right there when it happened. Wonderful that you are helping to support this endeavor!

    Susan Roragen
    Nov 12, 2014 Reply
  4. Nice!!

    Tammy
    Nov 12, 2014 Reply
  5. Great work!

    Leslie
    Nov 12, 2014 Reply
  6. I love this! I always support businesses that give back – especially to animals in need! =)

    Ashley K.
    Nov 12, 2014 Reply
  7. Love it

    wendy
    Nov 12, 2014 Reply
  8. Thank you for all you do. I LOVE my strawsome and hope to win so I can give a couple to other family members 🙂

    Nov 12, 2014 Reply
  9. We love orangutans! That’s awesome!

    Rachel
    Nov 12, 2014 Reply
  10. Cool …nice to see your company supports Orangutans our friends of the wild,giving back is what it’s all about,I also love your glaas straws and will be ordering some of this special edition for xmas this season to show my family we need to support this charity to…Great job!:-)

    Cheryl Kondas
    Nov 12, 2014 Reply
    • Congratulations Cheryl! You were our lucky winner. Check your email for the $15 gift code.

      Strawesome
      Nov 15, 2014 Reply
      • Oh My Gosh…whoo hoo!…I won Thank-you Thank-you strawesome :-)…This is soo exciting…Doing Happy Dance lol..Can’t wait to tell all my friends and family. Thank You again Strawsome Sincerly Cheryl aka countrygirl350

        Cheryl
        Nov 15, 2014 Reply
  11. My husband and I are absolutely LOVING our Strawsome straws! We would love to add some FANCY ones to our collection, especially ones that benefit good causes!

    Linnea McGowan Hobmeier
    Nov 12, 2014 Reply
  12. I love my Strawsome smoothie straw!

    Jessica Johnson
    Nov 12, 2014 Reply
  13. awesome

    laura revilla
    Nov 12, 2014 Reply
  14. I love this straw! The colours are beautiful 🙂

    Brianne
    Nov 12, 2014 Reply
  15. Wow!

    Ivy
    Nov 13, 2014 Reply
  16. Great idea for Xmas gifts for the person who has everything. .

    Debbie
    Nov 13, 2014 Reply
  17. So glad you sent out an e-mail! I’ll be adding Strawsome items to my Christmas list!

    Danielle Hull
    Nov 13, 2014 Reply
  18. I would love to try your beautiful straws. Great contest and great earth friendly idea.

    Nov 13, 2014 Reply
  19. My family and I have been enjoying our straws. We are looking forward to giving them as gifts this Christmas.

    Shares
    Nov 13, 2014 Reply
  20. I would love to try out your straws. I love the idea of straws you can practically use forever. Great giveaway, thank you.

    Nov 13, 2014 Reply
  21. I love your straws, and it feel so luxurious using them!

    Bethany
    Nov 14, 2014 Reply
  22. Great product!

    Elaine
    Nov 15, 2014 Reply
  23. Great straw for a great cause

    Jera
    Nov 15, 2014 Reply

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