Micke Grove Zoo

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Support Your Micke Grove Zoo

Share your passion for Micke Grove Zoo! Your contributions benefit the Zoo by providing ongoing financial support that ensures the health and well-being of all the animals at the Zoo while enhancing education, outreach, conservation, and animal welfare programs.

The Micke Grove Zoological Society is a a 501(c)(3) charitable organization that exists to assist San Joaquin County's management of the zoo by generating community support for the Zoo’s operation and development.

Through the Society you can:

  • JOIN THE ZOO – Society members receive free admission to Micke Grove Regional Park and Micke Grove Zoo, discounts on programs and Zootique merchandise, and receive invitations to members-only events. This program has many affordable levels!
  • CONTRIBUTE – Funds donated to Micke Grove Zoo can be designated for specific projects or purposes. In-kind donations of supplies or services help off-set operating and equipment costs.
  • SPONSOR – Micke Grove Zoo program and event sponsorship provides excellent exposure for businesses while supporting enriching education activities and family experiences.
  • SHOP AT THE ZOOTIQUE – Proceeds from gift and souvenir sales benefit the Zoological Society’s efforts on behalf of the Zoo.
  • BECOME A “ZOO PARENT” – By becoming a Zoo Parent of a Micke Grove Zoo animal you benefit the Zoological Society, receive special information about your animal and are recognized in the Zoo for one year.
  • DONATE A VEHICLE – By donating your used car, boat or motorcycle can benefit the Zoological Society’s work on behalf of the Zoo.

You can also support the zoo by:

  • VISITING – Micke Grove parking and Zoo entry fees help offset County expenditures for Zoo operations.
  • VOLUNTEERING – Volunteers assist in every aspect of the Zoo, extending the work of paid staff in caring for animals and exhibits, providing program services, and developing special family activities.

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