November 18, 2020
7:00 p.m.

Wildlife Heroes


Thank You!

Thank you for 15 years of supporting conservation through Thrive! In light of our changing times, Woodland Park Zoo will not be hosting a Thrive event in 2021 or beyond. We look forward to providing special recognition for our wildlife heroes and inspiring conservation action in new ways, without hosting a large in-person event. If you have any questions, please reach out to

If you’re interested in other Woodland Park Zoo events, please check out Jungle Party or All For Animals Giving Day and Walk. Thank you!


Featured Honorees

Elisabeth Leung

2020 Emerging Conservationist Award Recipient

Elisabeth's passion for conservation has inspired her to save species both locally and abroad! Prior to joining Woodland Park Zoo's Living Northwest Program as a summer intern, she spent three weeks in South Africa as a research assistant working with locally based non-profits to support wildlife conservation projects.

Our Mission

Woodland Park Zoo saves wildlife and inspires everyone to make conservation a priority in their lives.

Land Acknowledgment

Woodland Park Zoo recognizes that these are the lands of the Tribal signatories of the Treaty of Point Elliott. We acknowledge their stewardship of this place continues to this day and that it is our responsibility to join them to restore the relationship with the living world around us.

Association of Zoos & Aquariums
Seattle Parks & Recreation
Humane Certification

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