Wildlife Champions

The Phoenix Zoo offers a unique program designed to help offer the best support for the more than 3,000 animals that call the Zoo home, with nearly 400 species represented, including many threatened or endangered species. Becoming a Wildlife Champion gives you or your loved one the opportunity to sponsor a favorite Zoo animal! Your generous donation goes directly to the Zoo’s mission of providing experiences that inspire people and motivate them to care for the natural world.

Sponsor your favorite Zoo animal
and become a Wildlife Champion today!

  • PDF personalized certificate of sponsorship
  • JPEG full-color photo of your animal
  • PDF species fact sheet
  • Personalized certificate of sponsorship
  • Full-color photo of your animal
  • Species fact sheet
  • Personalized certificate of sponsorship
  • Full-color photo of your species
  • Annual subscription to Wild Times Digital
  • Species fact sheet
  • An adorable animal plush

Suggested level for group sponsorship

  • Frame displaying your personalized certificate of sponsorship and full-color photo of your animal
  • Annual subscription to Wild Times Digital
  • Name recognition on the Wildlife champion website for one year
  • Species fact sheet
    *One species fact sheet per group member.
  • An adorable animal plush
  • Two Zoo admission passes
  • Frame displaying your personalized certificate of sponsorship and full-color photo of your animal
  • Annual subscription to Wild Times Digital
  • Name recognition on the Wildlife champion website for one year
  • Species fact sheet
  • An adorable animal plush
  • Two Zoo admission passes
  • Two Stingray Bay admission passes
  • Frame displaying your personalized certificate of sponsorship and full-color photo of your animal
  • Annual subscription to Wild Times Digital
  • Name recognition on the Wildlife Champion sponsor board at the Zoo for one year from date of purchase
  • Species fact sheet
  • An adorable animal plush
  • Two Zoo admission passes
  • Two Stingray Bay admission passes
  • Two Giraffe Encounter admission passes
  • Frame displaying your personalized certificate of sponsorship and full-color photo of your species
  • Annual subscription to Wild Times Digital
  • An adorable animal plush
  • Name recognition on the Wildlife Champion sponsor board at the Zoo for one year from date of purchase
  • Species fact sheet
  • Four Zoo admission passes
  • Four Stingray Bay admission passes
  • Four Giraffe Encounter admission passes
  • Listing in the Zoo’s Annual Report

thank you to our sponsors

George AllmanJackson Laufer
AnonymouseLeah
Brooke and Aaron ApplebyDana Lemke
Robert W. ApplebyLaura Lenzer
Joy A. BellAva Lewis
Gary BohneeJudy L. Maloney
Maya BookbinderNancy Mancuso
Kira BookbinderDiane Manzi
Alis Booth-GentheDavid Massanova
Jason BrownJeffrey Maynard
Charese BrownPenelope Milette
Nora CraneArwen Mizell
Jenny CriderMrs. Mandat’s Kindergarten Class
Justin Dascola and George GolleryDenise Osborne
Mary and Phil DascolaAnne Paske
Linda DePewJulie and Michael Petteys
Alycia Dotseth-HallRod and Dolora Petteys
Eagle College Prep – 602Michele J. Pitzer
EAGLe-South Mountain NEHSSusan and Fred Powell
Brenda L. EdgeJudy and Gerry Redpath 
Averie EliasTess and Jack Redpath
Eris Davidson Financial ServicesBobby Rees
Penelope FieldJack Rees
Oscar FieldRaya Robinson
Patricia FimbresEmmett Roder
John E. FosterPenelope Ruh
Alexis FoxNancy and John O. Santrock
Mary GrayJude  Saverino-Young
Lizzie HallAshlyn Schweitzer
Tamara HallerMary and Jim Slawski 
Scott, Allison, Brent and Tyler HardingCheryl Smith
Kim and Tom Hennessy Renee Tarp
Quinn HollenbeckCarissa Vanderburgh
Jacque HuffststerCourtney and Daniel Waterbury
Scott and Deanne IrestoneBobbi Weiss
Sheree KamenetskyRachel White
Road Thomas KayMegan Wilson
Elise KingAddison Wilson
Mila KingNiki Wilson
Roberta KemperKaren Wolfe
Hailey Laufer 

 

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that's zoo we are

The Phoenix Zoo is one of the largest non-profit zoos in the U.S., caring for over 3,000 animals, with nearly 400 species represented, including many threatened/endangered species.

Giraffe peeking out