Birth Month: December

Akeem might look like a tough guy, but he’s really an easy going soul with a cool, collected temperament. He’s always there for your friends, and knows how to enjoy the little things in life: like a fresh delivery of his favorite fruits and his prized outdoor napping spot.

Becoming a Best Friend

By becoming a Best Friend with a monthly gift of $25 or more, you symbolically adopt one of our amazing retirees and help ensure that they, along with more than 300 of their chimp buddies, are living the Chimp Life. They’re lucky to have a friend like you!

As a Best Friend, you’ll receive:

  • Adoption Certificate
  • Photo of your Best Friend, with bio
  • Chimpanzee plush
  • Email updates from your Best Friend