Looking for New Ways to Get Involved?

There are many ways you can support our work, even if you don’t have funds to part with today. Here are easy ways to show you care and get more involved.

  1. Share Our Message
    Let others know about Oakland Zoo and the work we do by:
    • Forwarding our email newsletter.
    • Sharing a story on social media.
    • Telling others why you support Oakland Zoo and our work.
    • Circulating lists of needed items.
    • Coordinating a presentation about our mission at your workplace.
  2. Get More Involved
    Enjoy hands-on participation in making a difference by:
    • Participating in virtual events and inviting others to join.
    • Taking time to volunteer with our organization, and others you are passionate about.
    • Joining a committee or board.
    • Performing professional services pro bono.
  3. Support Oakland Zoo’s Work
    Ensure that we can continue our work into the future by:
    • Requesting donations instead of birthday or anniversary gifts.
    • Participating in your employer’s gift-matching programs.
    • Setting up a matching program among relatives.
    • Making a gift to Oakland Zoo in your estate plan.

You Can Make a Difference

There are many ways you can get involved with Oakland Zoo. To learn more, contact Kristin Heller at kheller@oaklandzoo.org or (510) 746-7188.