The Annual Fund
Donate to Lincoln Park Zoo
Your contribution to the Annual Fund helps keep the zoo free and open every day, enabling millions of individuals and families to experience the wonder of wildlife each year.
Because of friends like you, we’re able to provide exemplary animal care, offer an array of education programs and maintain our world-class conservation efforts at home and around the globe.
You can be proud of your support of Lincoln Park Zoo’s animals and exhibits—our shared treasure in the heart of Chicago.
Gifts to the Annual Fund are welcome in any amount.
Lincoln Park Zoo Donor Clubs
Please consider joining a special group of dedicated zoo friends as a Donor Club member. You will be first in line for insider information and exclusive experiences.
|Curators' Circle - Gifts of $365 to $499||
|Explorers' Circle - Gifts of $500 to $999||
|Ecologists' Circle - Gifts of $1,000 to $1,999||
|Council Associate - Gifts of $2,000 to $2,999||
|Council Patron - Gifts of $3,000 to $4,999||
|Council Steward - Gifts of $5,000 to $9,999||
|Council Ambassador - Gifts of $10,000 to $24,999||
|Gifts of $25,000+||
In addition to the benefits described above, all Donor Club members receive:
- Discounts on select programs and in zoo shops and restaurants
- Free or discounted admission at more than 100 zoos and aquariums nationwide
- Updates on the latest news and arrivals with the award-winning Lincoln Park Zoo magazine
- Subscription to ZooInsider e-news
- Insider access to the zoo’s newest animals and exhibits
- Tickets to SuperZoo Picnic
- …and other unique opportunities and exclusive invitations as they arise!
Benefits subject to change and based on availability.
|Download a PDF of All the Benefits (465 kb)|
||Make your Annual Fund gift today!|
Special Donor Club Events
Special Experiences for Donor Club Members