Group ADOPTs

Group ADOPT Packages

An ADOPT an Animal sponsorship is an opportunity for your school or youth group to get involved and help us provide care and enrichment for the zoo’s animals. Inspire your students to learn the importance of wildlife conservation and teamwork. Choose your favorite animal at the zoo, then develop a creative way to raise money for your ADOPT an Animal donation. For more information, or to ADOPT an animal, please call 312-742-2322.

Benefits include:

$100–$249

  • ADOPT certificate
  • Animal photo
  • Animal fact sheet
  • ZooLinks curriculum materials
  • Lincoln Park Zoo magazine
  • Listing on zoo’s web site
  • Classroom set of Zoobies trading cards

$250–$499

  • All of the above plus:
  • Zoo visit with greeting from Development Department staff
  • Listing in the zoo’s Annual Report

$500–$1,499

  • All of the above plus
  • Classroom set of ZooTracks
  • Zoo visit with 15-minute educational animal talk

$1,500–plus

  • All of the above plus:
  • Free Zoo Explorers field trip
    (covers program costs only; not available in April or May)

Download Group ADOPT Order Form


Group ADOPTers

$55–$99
Ms. Ferro’s Class at Lincoln Park Elementary, Portland, OR: African Lion
Mrs. Adler‘s class at Norwood Park School, Chicago, IL: Red Panda
Mrs. Dicks’ class at Norwood Park School, Chicago, IL: Red Panda

$100–$249
Memorial Middle School, Cedar Grove, NJ: North American River Otter, Harbor Seal
3rd Grade classes at John Middleton Elementary School, Skokie, IL: American Bald Eagle
4th Grade class at St. Symphorosa School, Chicago, IL: Fennec Fox

$500–$1,499
Mrs. Tomlinson’s Class at Longfellow Elementary School, Buffalo Grove, IL: Snowy Owl
Mrs. Mullen’s Class at Longfellow Elementary School, Buffalo Grove, IL: Chimpanzee
Mrs. Flanagan’s Class at Longfellow Elementary School, Buffalo Grove, IL: Amur Tiger