Friends of the National Zoo (FONZ) is the dedicated non-profit partner of the National Zoo. FONZ helps the Zoo fulfill its goal of excellence in animal care, science, sustainability, and education.
Thousands of animals at the National Zoo need you. So does the world's wildlife. Caring for animals at the Zoo and protecting them in the wild is challenging—and always will be. But success is possible with your help.
Join FONZ and help the National Zoo to continue its extraordinary work in the conservation and care of the world’s rarest animals and habitats. Learn more about FONZ.
To better suit your needs we’ve restructured our membership levels. Please check out the options to find the one that’s best for you.