Monthly Giving

Monthly donations are a simple, secure way to support Oakland Zoo all year long. The "Donate Now" button below will direct you to the Monthly Giving PayPal page.

  1. Enter the amount you would like to donate every month.

  2. Click the checkbox next to "Make this a monthly donation". If you don't check this box, you will only give once.

  3. Pick your payment method and complete the transaction.

Thank you! If you have questions, please email us at

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Join the Friends of the Wild through Monthly Giving

A monthly gift of $83 or more will enroll you in the Friends of the Wild Program. Friends of the Wild enjoy the Zoo’s most generous benefits, including free daytime admission for any four adults and four children, with no reservations required. Learn more about Friends of the Wild here.

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Change or Cancel Your Monthly Donation

To manage your monthly donation, log into your PayPal account.

  1. Go to “Settings,” then open the “Payments” tab.

  2. Under “Manage automatic payments,” you can change or cancel your donation.