HomeBig Day of Giving – THANK YOU!
Print This Post Print This Post

Big Day of Giving – THANK YOU!

Categories: BIG Day of Giving


Thank you to everyone who supported the Sacramento Zoo on May 4th by donating, sharing, liking and posting on social media!

Thanks to the support of all of our donors, we won an additional $1,000.00 for the 10 o’clock time challenge and raised $49,903.00 for the Zoo – just $97.00 short of our $50,000.00 goal! On behalf of all the animals and the #SacZoo team, we extend a heartfelt THANK YOU!

Over a 24-hour period at the Sacramento Zoo:

338 Thank you cards were written
2 Black & White Ruffed Lemurs enjoyed raisins during a thank you video filming
100% of the SZS Board of Trustees donated
1 Blue and Gold Macaw turned 26 – Happy Birthday Julio!
12 Instagram posts
$17,800 was raised in one hour
12 Facebook posts received over 290 likes
3 Blogs demonstrated the relationship between the animals and their caretakers at the Zoo
33 Docents, Zoo Teens and Volunteers donated
28 #BDOG2017 temporary tattoos were donned by Zoo Staff
7 Corporate Sponsors showed the support of the Zoo
16 Tweets posted by @SacramentoZoo and countless likes & retweets
1 time challenge was won
Countless cups of coffee were consumed

…and 579 animals at the Sacramento Zoo were supported by the community.

Thank you to all who participated!

Sponsored By:

Procida Landscape InterWest Insurance Services, LLCInsurance Auto Auctions RKD Alpha Dog Jiffy Lube

Express Office Products