The mission of the Chattanooga Zoo is to engage and inspire our community to better understand and preserve wildlife by creating meaningful connections between people and animals. With our intimate, innovative exhibits, wide-ranging educational offerings and commitment to conservation, our vision is to be a top destination for residents and visitors alike and the pride of our community.

THE CHATTANOOGA ZOO DEPENDS ON YOU
When you make a gift to the Chattanooga Zoo, you:
  • Provide top-notch care for the zoo’s wildlife.
  • Enable more than 30,000 annual students and teachers to learn in a dynamic living classroom.
  • Help identify threats to zoo and wild populations and take action to save endangered species worldwide.
  • Give all Chattanooga families the chance to learn, play, and create memories that will last a lifetime.
YOU MAKE A WORLD OF DIFFERENCE

As a member of one of our conservation societies, you will help us change the world. We offer adventure, we educate people of all ages, we take utmost care of our animals, and we take far-reaching actions to protect threatened species in the wild.

With the support of people like you, we foster curiosity about the natural world and empathy for all living things. We conduct research crucial to protecting species. We continually seek new ways to conserve energy and be responsible stewards for our environment.

To show our appreciation for your ongoing support, we offer many exciting exclusive opportunities and experiences that are outlined in this brochure.

Thank you for your commitment to the Chattanooga Zoo, one of the top zoos in America and one reason so many people are proud to call Chattanooga home. Join us.

Dardenelle Long
CEO and President

CONSERVATION SOCIETIES

BALI MYNAH SOCIETY

$1,000 ANNUAL CONTRIBUTION
When you make a gift to the Chattanooga Zoo, you receive:
  • One Family Membership with all included benefits.
  • Recognition on Zoo grounds.
  • Recognition in ChattaZooga magazine.
  • Recognition in Annual Report.
  • Entry to biannual Conservation Walkabout.
  • Invitation to special donor events.
  • Invitation to annual Citizen Science Program:FrogWatch
  • Exclusive Conservation Society Pin.
  • Access to Zoo e-newsletter.
  • Four guest passes for one-time use.
  • Animal conservationist recognition and support for Bali Mynahs.

RED PANDA SOCIETY

$2,500 ANNUAL CONTRIBUTION
Includes all benefits of the Bali Mynah, Plus:
  • Four additional guest passes forone-time use (total of 8).
  • Lunch for two with a zookeeper.
  • Four tickets to one family Zoo event: Hug-a-Bunny Day, Ice Cream Safari, Boo in the Zoo, or Holiday Lights.
  • One Zoo Camp registration or Zoo Birthday Party booking.
  • Animal conservationist recognition and support for Red Pandas.

CHIMPANZEE SOCIETY

$5,000 ANNUAL CONTRIBUTION
Includes all benefits of the Bali Mynah and Red Panda Societies, plus:
  • Four additional guest passes forone-time use (total of 8).
  • Lunch for two with a zookeeper.
  • Four tickets to one family Zoo event: Hug-a-Bunny Day, Ice Cream Safari, Boo in the Zoo, or Holiday Lights.
  • One Zoo Camp registration or Zoo Birthday Party booking.
  • Animal conservationist recognition and support for Red Pandas.

KOMODO DRAGON SOCIETY

$10,000 ANNUAL CONTRIBUTION
Includes all benefits of the Bali Mynah, Red Panda, and Chimpanzee Societies, plus:
  • Two additional guest passes for one-time use (total of 12).
  • Behind-the-Scenes tour of the Komodo Dragon Breeding Facility, Corcovado Jungle exhibit, and Animal Nutrition Center.
  • Private briefing from the CEO.
  • Animal conservationist recognition and support for Komodo Dragons.

SNOW LEOPARD SOCIETY

$25,000+ ANNUAL CONTRIBUTION
Includes all benefits of the Bali Mynah, Red Panda, Chimpanzee, and Komodo Dragon Societies, plus:
  • Four additional guest passes for one-time use (total of 16).
  • Private animal training demonstration and animal painting enrichment activity for four.
  • One 1 Hour off-site Animal Ambassador Visit.
  • Dinner for four with the CEO.
  • Animal conservationist recognition and support for Snow Leopards.
  • Personalized Benefits.