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 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Information on sponsored animal Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Name recognition on donor board in Peck Welcome Center Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Alive magazine & Wild Things newsletter subscription Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Invitation to Animal Safari, a behind-the-scenes event for sponsors & gift donors Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Sponsor an Animal Decal Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Zoo attraction passes 2 4 6 8 10
4-by-6-inch photo of sponsored animal Yes Yes      
8-by-10-inch photo of sponsored animal     Yes Yes  
A framed 8-by-10-inch photo of sponsored animal           Yes
Zoo admission pass 2 4 8
Parking pass 1 2 4
Behind-the-scenes Zoo tour for 6 people Yes Yes Yes
Private keeper talk on sponsored animal for 6 people           Yes

* 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.

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