Fundraising Events

The Zoo hosts several fun and unique annual events to raise money for animal care, education, and local and global conservation programs.

Please refer to our Calendar of Events for the latest event details and online registration. Corporate sponsorships are also available.

Fur Ball 2015

September 25, 2015

On Friday, September 25, Zoo II will host its annual fundraising gala, “Fur Ball: Moonlight Safari,” at the San Francisco Zoo. An estimated 300 young Bay Area professionals will enjoy an evening of specialty cocktails crafted by Campari, plentiful hor d’oeuvres, carousel rides, a fabulous silent auction, and dancing to famed 80s-and-more band “Notorious.” The first 50 people to purchase a VIP ticket will be eligible to participate in the live giraffe feeding during the VIP reception. Don’t miss out on one of the best parties of the year! Click here to purchase tickets.


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Zoo II - Zoo Parties and Events for Young Professionals

Zoo II is a social club of young professionals dedicated to expanding conservation, awareness, and financial support of the San Francisco Zoological Society (SFZS), while connecting to others in the community and enjoying a variety of social activities. These activities include hosting social happy hours (Urban Safaris) in San Francisco, participating in quarterly Renew The Zoo improvement Saturdays at the Zoo, and throwing the annual Zoo II signature event, the Fur Ball. For more information, e-mail

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