2009

GFAS hits main stream media.

The Association of Sanctuaries (TAOS) helped push for the formation of GFAS, and disbands.

CWAPC (now Captive Wild Animal Protection Campaign) becomes a program of GFAS .

The GFAS Carole Noon Award for Sanctuary Excellence is established in 2009 and awarded posthumously to Dr. Carole Noon, Save the Chimps.