Your Legacy Is Our Future

For over 124 years, Denver Zoo has made an impact on animals and people. Together we can ensure Denver Zoo remains at the forefront of animal care, wildlife conservation, and education.

When you include a gift to Denver Zoo in your will or legacy plans, you will save wildlife for future generations. Contact us about making a transformational gift to the Emergency Support Fund.

Ways You Can Make a Lasting Impact

Your future gift will be endowed, ensuring Denver Zoo always has best-in-class animal care, excellence in veterinary medicine, and innovative exhibit infrastructure.

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Gifts That Cost You Nothing Now

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Gifts That Pay You Income

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Gifts That Reduce Your Taxes

Will and Beneficiary Designation

Legal Name

Denver Zoological Foundation


2300 Steele Street
Denver, Colorado 80205

Federal Tax ID Number


Sample Language For Your Will

I hereby give [percentage, residuary share or specific amount or asset] to Denver Zoo, 2300 Steele Street, Denver, Colorado 80205.

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Let Us Know!

Please let us know if you’ve included a gift for Denver Zoo. We welcome you to join the Wildlife Heritage Society, a group of people like you who have included the Zoo in their long-term plans.

Need assistance? I’m here to help.

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Josie Stewart

Gift Planning Manager

This information is not intended as legal, accounting, or other professional advice. For assistance in planning your legacy gift, please consult a lawyer and/or financial advisor for professional advice.