The Great Bend Zoological Society's mission is to provide general charitable, benevolent, social service, educational, and public benefit work in the community, and particularly for developing and improving the Great Bend-Brit Spaugh Zoo.
Goals for the Great Bend Zoological Society include:
• To deliver an appreciation of wildlife through exhibits and programs which emphasize education, conservation, and recreation.
• To promote the zoo.
• To support rehabilitation efforts through the Great Bend Raptor Center.
• To provide the highest quality healthcare to the animals at the Zoo.
How does the Society Support the Zoo?
• Coordination of fund-raising events
• Sharing information with the public regarding zoo initiatives and future plans.
• Providing supporters a tax exempt method for donations.
Why join the Zoo Society?
• Welcome new animal acquisitions before anyone else
• 20% discount in the Zoo gift shop
• Access to members only events
• Free wagon rental for children
• $1 mobility cart rental
• Opportunity to apply for Society Board leadership positions
• Your $25 membership helps with ongoing restorations for the Zoo
You can fill out an application online or stop by the Zoo to pick up an application to become a member today!