Corporate Sponsors

With over 1,000,000 annual guests, the Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens is a First Coast treasure, offering substantial visibility to our partners and unique sponsorship benefits. We welcome the opportunity to share creative and strategic ideas with our business community and to find the right fit that engages your organization with the Zoo. Whether your focus is on marketing and media benefits, major event sponsorship, volunteerism, or you would like to achieve year-round visibility at the Zoo, we are excited to get to know you and help your organization reach its goals through a partnership with the Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens.

Corporate Partnerships can include:

Exhibit Sponsorships provide capital to build or maintain exhibits within the Zoo. Media and advertising coverage, cross promotional opportunities and daily exposure to our guests create lasting visibility to potential customers for your organization.

Marketing and Fundraising Event Sponsorships support the Zoo’s marketing and fundraising initiatives while providing corporate exposure through advertising and collateral, including event signage, Zoo publications, and our website. Our signature events are also valuable networking tools and excellent opportunities to entertain your most valuable clients. On-site event marketing opportunities are also available.

Partner in Conservation Sponsorships supports the Zoo’s over forty-five conservation initiatives both locally and globally.  In addition to providing top notch care for the animals and plants here at the Zoo, the Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens is committed to protecting their wild counterparts in native habitats. Learn more about how you can become a partner in conservation. 

Education Program Sponsors provide support of our many recognized education programs including the Scholarships, Field Trips, Citizen Science Programs, Teacher and Educator Workshops, and much more!


To begin a conversation about how you can partner with the Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens, contact Corporate Development and Sponsorship Manager, Julie Peterson at 904-757-4463, ext. 134 or e-mail.