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Friends of the zoo

Friends of the zoo

Support us

Friends of the Curaçao Zoo Foundation was founded in 1990 to support the mission and vision of our National Zoo, FOCZ helps with Volunteers and Fundraising and general educational events.

Friends of the Curaçao Zoo helps the management by supporting the staff on the day to day activities. FOCZ also under supervision of the Zoo management help with the organization of all the Zoo events, it can be for educational purpose, funding or social recreation. We count with more than 50 active volunteers on a year round program. And wishing that you will join us soon!

Become a volunteer

Do you see yourself being actively involved with the day to day operation of the zoo, giving tours, helping with education, attending the beautiful gardens, or helping out during different events at the Zoo?

Register now to become an active volunteer. Mail to



Support a specific animal: donate annually of monthly for your chosen animal. View all our animals

Support a project: by donating monthly you will be supporting the general development of the Curaçao Zoo.

Botanical garden:

You can be one of these below:

Guardian: Over a Million
Corporate: 500.000
Brother: 250.000
Platinum Friend: 100.000 annually
Diamond Friend: 75.000 annually
Gold Friend: 50.000 annually
Silver Friend: 25.000 annually
Bronze Friend: 10.000 annually
Friend of the Zoo: any amount bellow 10.000 annually or monthly.

Starting from the minimum of nafl.5,-

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