How You Can Help

Annual Animal Sponsorships

Become an Annual Animal Sponsor today! In 2015, over 206,000 guests visited Austin Zoo. 100% of your donation goes to the feeding and care of the animal(s) of your choosing for an entire year. With your sponsorship, signage documenting your name or your company’s name will be created and displayed on the animal’s enclosure, detailing your kindness and generosity. Read More

Thank You For Considering A Donation To Austin Zoo! Since we are a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, all donations made are tax deductible and go directly to the care of Austin Zoo’s animals. Donations may be made through PayPal: You may submit fast and secure credit or debit card payments. Read More

Austin Zoo Revue and Grand Gala

YOU’RE INVITED! You are invited to attend a very special and unique event – the fourth annual Austin Zoo Revue and Grand Gala on the evening of Saturday, May 13, 2017. Join us in raising funds that will directly benefit the more than 300 deserving animals who live and thrive at Austin Zoo. Read More

2014 Austin Zoo Revue

Media Event Sponsors Celtic Seafare Dripping Springs Vodka Love Birds Sweets Personal Wine Rolling in Thyme and Dough Thirsty Planet Brewing Company Verdes Mexican Parrilla Austin Zoo Revue and Grand Gala In Kind Sponsors Austin Monthly Capitol Tent Rental Duchman Family Winery Dripping Springs Outlook Gourmet Gals Catering and Events Thirsty Planet Brewing Company Tito’s Handmade Vodka Austin Zoo Revue and Grand Gala Sponsors Lion Pride Sponsor $5,000 Blue Vapor Creations Tiger Paw Sponsor $2,500 Bear Claw Sponsor $1,000 Jim & Debra Abrams Bear Cubs Patti R. Read More

Wish List

Thank you so much for wanting to help out; we have an Amazon Wish List in addition to what you see below. Click Here and it will take you to our list, where you can purchase and have items sent directly to the Zoo. Read More


Austin Zoo welcomes individuals who are interested in joining our volunteer program. What are the pre-requisites needed to apply to volunteer? 18 years of age U.S. citizen or current work visa, student visa or green card Current driver’s license or valid identification card Ability to volunteer at least 8 hours per month Have a positive attitude and strictly adhere to our policies, procedures, grooming and Guest Relations Guidelines Complete an online application Successfully complete an interview Also, please note that our volunteer opportunities are primarily long-term. Read More

Animal Sponsorships If you prefer to donate to a specific animal at Austin Zoo, our Sponsor an Animal program may be something you find rewarding. You can select the animal to which you would like to give a donation. 100% of your donation will go toward the care of the animal of your choosing. Read More

How You Can Help

Austin Zoo is a non-profit organization, so we continuously rely on public support in order to pursue our mission of assisting animals in need through rescue, rehabilitation and education. There are many ways that you or your organization can assist us in helping the animals we take in. Read More