Donate to the Chicago Zoological Society

The global conservation efforts of the Chicago Zoological Society would not be possible without your support. Working together, we can ensure that future generations have the opportunity to enjoy wild things and wild places. Here are some ways to help:

  • Contribute to the Annual Fund.
  • Join as a Member. Choose from many options and visit often with your friends and family!
  • Join the exclusive Bison Circle Society.
  • Ensure and endow the zoo's future through the Planned Giving program.
  • Pay tribute to an individual or an organization with an honor or memorial gift. To make an honor or memorial gift, please call 708-688-8317.
  • Share the care of the zoo’s animals through the Share the Care Program.
  • Employee-Matching Gifts offer a way to increase the impact of your philanthropic support!
  • Establish a relationship with the zoo through Sponsorship.
If you would prefer to send in a donation by mail please send to:
Chicago Zoological Society
Brookfield Zoo
3300 Golf Road
Brookfield, IL 60513

If you would prefer to talk to someone about making a donation please call:

If you have questions about Membership please call: 708-688-8341