Make a Donation

Your tax-deductible donation will have a direct impact on the thousands of animals at the Zoo, their counterparts in the wild, and the communities we serve.

You can also make a donation by phone or through a stock transfer. Transfer instructions can be downloaded here. For questions or to make a donation by phone, please contact the Development Division at (323) 486-4253.

You can also donate by mailing your gift to the following address:

GLAZA Development Division

5333 Zoo Drive

Los Angeles CA 90027-1498

Unrestricted gifts to the nonprofit Greater Los Angeles Zoo Association (GLAZA) support fundraising, membership, volunteer programs, marketing, publications and conservation.

GLAZA retains 10% of gifts for specific Los Angeles Zoo programs to cover gift administrative costs.

Tribute and Memorial Gifts

Tribute and memorial gifts are thoughtful ways to celebrate special occasions and honor loved ones. You can make a tribute or memorial gift by calling (323) 486-4253, mailing your donation to the address above, or with your online donation. When making a donation online, click the “Make donation in name of” box at the bottom of the Personal Info section at checkout to turn your general donation into a tribute or memorial gift.

Honorees will receive notification of the gift via a card in the mail or an emailed certificate. The gift amount will not be included in the notification. For more info, call (323) 486-4253 or email [email protected]

On behalf of the approximately 1,400 animals who call the Los Angeles Zoo & Botanical Gardens their home, thank you for supporting the Zoo!