Our Lives Revolve Around You
The Endangered Species Carousel has spun smiles and supported wildlife conservation in nearly 3 million turns since 1997. Your family or business name can be a part of its next revolution, delighting children of all ages while saving some of their most beloved animals from extinction.
Carousel animal sponsorship is an extraordinary way to honor family, celebrate friends or distinguish your business while helping protect the world’s most threatened species.
Each of the beautifully detailed, hand-carved figures represents an actual endangered animal that needs your help. A limited number of opportunities remain available.
For a tax-deductible contribution of $1,500, a personalized sign will be posted above the animal of your choice.
For a tax-deductible contribution of $2,500, a personalized sign will be posted above the animal of your choice and you will be entitled to unlimited free carousel rides for two years.
Established in 1976 by a group of concerned citizens, Riverbanks Society started out with a base of 200 members and has grown far beyond expectations with more than 30,000 member households representing 140,000 individuals, making it one of the largest nonprofit zoo societies per capita in the United States. Members and donors provide important resources for the research, education and conservation efforts of the Zoo and Garden, strengthening Riverbanks’ position as a world-class zoo and leader in wildlife conservation.
Wild adventures begin with Riverbanks membership! Learn more.