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This is Your Zoo. Join us in the ZooKeepers Circle. 

ZooKeepers Circle is an exclusive group of advocates, conservationists and philanthropists who support the Cleveland Zoological Society through significant gifts of $1,000 or more.

As the nonprofit partner of Cleveland Metroparks Zoo, the Zoo Society is committed to raising awareness of the Zoo as a community priority, securing private support for the Zoo and its programs and ensuring that the Zoo remains one of Northeast Ohio’s preeminent destinations.

Benefits

As a ZooKeepers Circle member, you become a partner in advancing the Zoo’s mission and sustaining world-class animal care and visitor experiences. All ZooKeepers Circle memberships include:

  • Membership for one year for two named adults and up to six children
  • Six complimentary guest passes to use year-round, PLUS four free guests on each visit
  • Family-friendly scavenger hunt passport
  • Subscription to quarterly Z Magazine and exclusive online member content
  • Free gift with enrollment

This is your Zoo, and we invite you to enjoy the exclusive benefits below.

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Benefits

Founders
Club $10,000 Join Renew Gift

Benefactors
Club $5,000 Join Renew Gift

Directors
Club $2,500 Join Renew Gift

Naturalists
Club $1,000 Join Renew Gift

Explorers
Club $500 Join Renew Gift

Keepers
Club $300 Join Renew Gift
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Membership Benefits

Founders Club - $10,000 Join Renew Gift

Free guest(s) every time you visit: 4

  • Invitation to ZooFriends' Night
  • Invitation to Research and Conservation Night
  • Invitation to family-friendly Creature Comforts
  • Invitation to David Steffee Address in Veterinary Medicine
  • Facility rental discount (excludes Stillwater Place)
  • Invitation to two Curators Walks
  • Name recognition in Zoo Society publications
  • Name recognition on Zoo grounds
  • Private golf cart tour
  • Invitation to State of the Zoo Dinner
  • Prominent name recognition and exhibit sponsorship opportunities
  • Private golf cart tour with Zoo Executive Director
Benefactors Club - $5,000 Join Renew Gift

Free guest(s) every time you visit: 4

  • Invitation to ZooFriends' Night
  • Invitation to Research and Conservation Night
  • Invitation to family-friendly Creature Comforts
  • Invitation to David Steffee Address in Veterinary Medicine
  • Facility rental discount (excludes Stillwater Place)
  • Invitation to two Curators Walks
  • Name recognition in Zoo Society publications
  • Name recognition on Zoo grounds
  • Private golf cart tour
  • Invitation to State of the Zoo Dinner
Directors Club - $2,500 Join Renew Gift

Free guest(s) every time you visit: 4

  • Invitation to ZooFriends' Night
  • Invitation to Research and Conservation Night
  • Invitation to family-friendly Creature Comforts
  • Invitation to David Steffee Address in Veterinary Medicine
  • Facility rental discount (excludes Stillwater Place)
  • Invitation to two Curators Walks
  • Name recognition in Zoo Society publications
Naturalists Club - $1,000 Join Renew Gift

Free guest(s) every time you visit: 4

  • Invitation to ZooFriends' Night
  • Invitation to Research and Conservation Night
  • Invitation to family-friendly Creature Comforts
  • Invitation to David Steffee Address in Veterinary Medicine
Explorers Club - $500 Join Renew Gift

Free guest(s) every time you visit: 4

  • Invitation to ZooFriends' Night
  • Invitation to Research and Conservation Night
Keepers Club - $300 Join Renew Gift

Free guest(s) every time you visit: 4

  • Invitation to ZooFriends' Night

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