Cheyenne Mountain Zoo is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization, and one of just a small number of Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) facilities operating without government support. Donations are appreciated and can greatly extend a department’s budget. All donations to the Zoo are tax deductible; simply fill out a card at the time of your donation declaring the value of your item(s).
Please call us at 719-633-9925 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions. Thank you for your support!
Food Enrichment Items
All food items should be unopened and not expired. Check out our Free Palm Oil App for orangutan-friendly brands!
Baby food, all-natural/organic
Kellogg’s corn flakes or “non-sugary” Kellogg’s cereals
Fruit paste, all-natural/organic
JELL-O, sugar free
Other Enrichment Items
Denim, bolt fabric or old jeans
Kong toys, heavy-duty/black preferred
ELECTRONICS / ELECTRICAL
CD/tape players, portable
Laptop computers, less than three years old
Old or non-functioning ATVs
Aquariums, 10- and 20-gallon (must hold water)
Terrariums, 10- and 20-gallon with screen rack
Garden tools, high-quality
Autoclave pouch track
Olsen-Hegar needle drivers
PDS suture material
Inused syringes (assorted sizes)