Are you a professional with a passion for conservation, wildlife and community leadership?

The Wildest Club in Town (WCIT) is for professionals and Phoenix Zoo enthusiasts age 21 or older. Meet and network with other members who share a passion for wildlife conservation and seek to engage in volunteerism and philanthropy in a forum of community minded, energetic and up-and-coming leaders. With a goal to increase organizational support and awareness, membership provides an enriching experience through environmentally focused volunteer opportunities, creative fundraising projects and exclusive invitations to WCIT member events.

The Zoo is seeking dedicated individuals who wish to give back to the community by increasing philanthropic support and awareness of the Zoo’s enriching exhibits, conservation and research initiatives, and educational programs. As leaders in their professional fields and within their communities, Wildest Club in Town members come together to engage in fundraising events, facilitate community involvement initiatives and foster professional development.

~ Roar With Us! ~

WCIT Membership Benefits

As a member of the WCIT, you have access to networking opportunities, professional development programs, behind-the-scenes experiences and engaging Phoenix Zoo volunteer projects.As a member of the WCIT, you have access to networking opportunities, professional development programs, behind-the-scenes experiences and engaging Phoenix Zoo volunteer projects.

Other benefits include:

  • Complimentary WCIT events and Zoo previews
  • Invitations to the Conservation Speaker Series

How long will my WCIT Membership last?
Your membership will last a full calendar year from the date you join.

Is my contribution tax deductible?
Yes, your membership fee of $200* is a donation to the Phoenix Zoo and is 100 percent tax deductible. You will receive a tax receipt with your membership cards.

Will Your Employer Match Your WCIT Membership Contribution?
Did you know you may be able to multiply your support of the Phoenix Zoo? Many employers will match your WCIT membership contribution, providing additional funds to further support our animal care, education outreach and wildlife conservation programs. Contact your Human Resources department to learn if your employer has a matching gift program.

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Interested in becoming a member of the Wildest Club in Town?

Complete the WCIT application today! The first 25 members will receive $50 off their annual dues.

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*Paid annual membership of the Zoo is required.


Wildest Club in Town Officers

Co-President, Kelley Durham, K Durham Law PLLC | Email: kd@kndlegal.com

Co-President, Andrea Stroud, Quality Home Maintenance | Email: alasmom@yahoo.com

Vice President, Rachel Tarman, Thomas Title & Escrow | Email: rtarman@thomastitle.com

Secretary, Miranda Wesloski, | Email: babietaz14@yahoo.com