The race to save wildlife and wild places is picking up pace—and for the health of our planet and our own survival, we cannot afford to lose. WCS’s frontline conservation efforts would not be possible without the incredible generosity and partnership of our Conservation Patrons. We’re in this together.
From the Arctic to the Amazon, Patron support makes it possible for WCS to protect vibrant coral reefs, immense tropical forests, and other vital wilderness areas while saving elephants, tigers, whales, and other at-risk species. And at WCS’s five parks in New York City, Patrons help us inspire millions by sparking lifelong connections to nature.
As our most loyal, passionate, and engaged supporters, WCS Conservation Patrons receive the following special benefits and exclusive access to our work:
Annual contribution of $1,500 - $9,999
Updates and communications on your impact as a donor
Direct access to the Patrons Team via designated email address and telephone line
WCS Patrons may optionally use a portion of their gift to receive a premium Membership to our five wildlife parks, which includes:
Unlimited admission for three adults, four guests, and eight children to our five wildlife parks
Free parking at the Bronx Zoo and New York Aquarium
Discounts on food and retail purchases
Discounts on WCS education programming and private catered events at any of our parks.
*Please note: Zoo benefits are optional and change the tax-deductibility of your gift. If you want to make your gift go even further, let us know if you would like to waive your zoo membership benefits. You’ll still receive all other listed benefits.
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