What’s included when I sponsor an animal?
The grid below outlines the various benefits at the different levels of sponsorship.
Sponsorship Levels of Giving
|$25 - $74||$75 - $249||*$250 - $499||*$500 - $999||*$1,000 - $2,499||$2,500+|
|Certificate of Sponsorship featuring sponsor's name|
|Information on sponsored animal|
|Name recognition on donor board in Peck Welcome Center|
|Alive magazine & Wild Things newsletter subscription|
|Invitation to Animal Safari, a behind-the-scenes event for sponsors & gift donors|
|Sponsor an Animal Decal|
|Zoo attraction passes||2||4||6||8||10|
|4-by-6-inch photo of sponsored animal|
|8-by-10-inch photo of sponsored animal|
|A framed 8-by-10-inch photo of sponsored animal|
|Zoo admission pass||2||4||8|
|Behind-the-scenes Zoo tour for 6 people|
|Private keeper talk on sponsored animal for 6 people|
* You also have the option to decline your benefits to make your donation 100% tax-deductible.
A photo is only included with a new animal sponsorship package. You do not receive a photo with a renewal unless you have switched animals.
Listed below is the tax-deductible portion of each giving level:
- All giving levels $249 and under are 100% tax-deductible
- $250-$499 level - $9 is not tax-deductible
- $500-$999 level - $69 is not tax-deductible
- $1,000-$2,499 level - $97.50 is not tax-deductible
- $2,500+ level - $189.50 is not tax-deductible
At the $500 or higher giving level, animals are available for "sole" sponsorship. Click here for more information.