Young Patrons

Support WCS today and influence conservation for tomorrow.

As a Young Patron, you will be among the next generation advancing the Wildlife Conservation Society's mission to save wildlife and wild places worldwide. Young Patrons are dedicated professionals in their twenties and thirties who enjoy opportunities to connect with WCS conservationists, program specialists and like-minded individuals through exclusive events. For less than $2 a day, you can save some of the Earth's most spectacular animals and their habitats. Make a difference today. Join our efforts to inspire hope, drive positive change, and achieve conservation success.

Young Patron privileges ($600):

($87 non-deductible)

  1. Invitations for you and a guest to exclusive Conservation Patron receptions (with WCS experts to discuss emerging threats to our worldwide conservation efforts) including Saving the Last of the Wild events.
  2. Regular updates on WCS's broad conservation efforts and program activities.
  3. Private tour for you and up to five guests at any of our five urban wildlife parks in New York City.
  4. Direct access to the Patrons team via the Patrons webpage, telephone line, and e-mail address.
  5. Unlimited admission for you and one guest to the Bronx Zoo, New York Aquarium, Central Park Zoo, Prospect Park Zoo, and Queens Zoo, including all special exhibits and attractions with unlimited parking and concession discounts at select locations.

Give Now

For more information about the Young Patrons Program, please call (718) 220-5085 or e-mail
If you are interested in magnifying your impact with WCS through your company's employee matching gift program, please also reach us through the contacts listed above.

We Stand for Wildlife

Join more than one million wildlife lovers working to save the Earth's most treasured and threatened species.