Together we create powerful forces for nature.



The zoo’s foremost financial goal is managing this beloved community resource wiselyand sustainably. Aided by good weather, 2016 was A STANDOUT YEAR for programs,membership, public and private support, and visitor attendance and enjoyment.




Thank You for Being our Forces of Nature!

We are grateful to all the generous individuals, families, foundations, corporations, organizations and public institutions whose contributions during the period January 1-December 31, 2016 propelled our work in the community and around the world. Strong public and private support allows our zoo to thrive on and beyond zoo grounds, ensuring animal wellness, increasing access to nature, creating empathy for wildlife, empowering advocates and saving species in the Northwest and around the world. Together, we are creating a global movement for conservation and transforming humanity’s relationship with nature! Our supporters’ hopes, dreams and passions light our way.

ZooKeepers Society

The vision and lifetime contributions of our ZooKeepers Society members sustain our zoo’s world-class programs and leadership in education and conservation – today, tomorrow, and well into the future.

We are proud to recognize and honor these individuals, families, and public and private organizations whose long-term financial commitment creates a strong culture of philanthropy at the zoo and in the Northwest.

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Wild at Heart

Our Wild at Heart supporters are committed to building a sustainable relationship between people and nature. We thank those whose generous annual contributions allow us to achieve our everyday mission of inspiring people to learn, care and act on behalf of wildlife and wild places.

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Gifts of every size help us to inspire people to learn more, care more, and take more action for a healthier and sustainable world. We also thank the thousands of individuals and organizations who support our mission with contributions up to $499.


Loyalty Donors

Thank you for your steady support

We salute these generous donors who provide the cornerstone of our success, giving gifts of any amount to the zoo for the past five or more years. Stable support allows the zoo to engage in long-term work for wildlife and provide excellent animal care each and every day of the year.

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25+ Years

20-24 Years

15-19 Years

10-14 Years

5-9 Years

LionHearts Society

Thank you for investing in our future!

These generous donors have recognized the zoo in their estate plans, ensuring that future generations may experience the wonder and benefit of our community zoo for many years to come.

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Corporate Sponsors

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Estate Gifts

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Tribute Gifts

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Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of these listings. In the event of any inadvertent oversight, please accept our apologies and call Kelsi Dunn, gift stewardship coordinator, 206.548.2491 or email Thank you!

Our Mission

Woodland Park Zoo saves animals and their habitats through conservation leadership and engaging experiences, inspiring people to learn, care and act.


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