Donate to the Zoo Foundation

The Minnesota Zoo Foundation is devoted to supporting the Minnesota Zoo's mission of connecting people, animals, and the natural world to save wildlife. Your gift will contribute to these efforts and make a positive impact on the Zoo.

Explore the many giving opportunities in the drop-down below. If you have a specific interest, please contact the Minnesota Zoo Foundation at [email protected] or 952.431.9237.

If you would like to make a donation by mail, please send your gift to:
Minnesota Zoo Foundation
13000 Zoo Blvd
Apple Valley, MN 55124


Donation Category     of   $ 91.00

Thanks for UPGRADING to Friend Plus of the Minnesota Zoo!

You’re within spittin’ distance of an amazing summer at the Minnesota Zoo with llamas, rheas, guinea pigs, and more llamas—just donate the difference between your current membership and a $250 Friends Plus membership!

Fill out the information below and we’ll send you your llama plush and Friends Plus membership cards.

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  3. Number of Children





The Minnesota Zoo Foundation is committed to responsible financial management and stewardship of gifts. The Board of Trustees and staff work together to ensure that all financial matters are addressed with care and integrity, and in the best interest of the Minnesota Zoo Foundation. As recommended by best practices within the non-profit community, the Foundation makes the following documents available in electronic and paper format to promote transparency and openness in its activities within the public domain. Please contact the Minnesota Zoo Foundation office 952-431-9237 for further information.