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Wild Bunch





Wild Bunch is a group of like-minded individuals under 40 dedicated to championing wildlife conservation and bringing community awareness to the mission of Zoo Miami.  As up and coming community leaders, Wild Bunch members experience Zoo Miami from an exclusive perspective through networking opportunities, volunteerism, animal encounters and priority access to Zoo Miami events and adventures.

As the next generation of zoo supporters, Wild Bunch members play a critical role in supporting Zoo Miami Foundation through fundraising, awareness campaigns while extending our outreach. Revenue generated by Wild Bunch supports designated improvement projects for the animal residents at Zoo Miami.  


For more information please contact Samantha Capparelli at 305-328-8833.



Membership renewable annually for one card holder



Membership renewable annually for two card holders

At this level, members hold a seat on the steering committee with voting rights and the opportunity to chair/co-chair Wild Bunch events. Executive members also get treated to a behind the scenes animal encounter. 



In addition to the camaraderie of working with fellow philanthropists, conservationists and influencers, members also enjoy group benefits, including:

  • Networking opportunities 
  • Inclusive partnership with other local young professional groups
  • Exclusive invitations to unique zoo events
  • Access to Wild Tales conservation lecture series
  • Subscription to Zoo Miami's quarterly e-newsletter
  • Recognition in Zoo Miami Foundation's Annual Report
  • Annual admission to Zoo Miami 
  • Preferred pricing inside the zoo  
  • Animal photo captured by Ron Magill
  • Six (6) giraffe feeding passes
  • Inclusion in the Premire Membership Club 
  • Nationwide discounted entry to zoo's and aquariums plus select South Florida attractions 





Upcoming Events

January 24, 2019 -  Earls Kitchen + Bar, 7-9PM

Join us for an after hours recruitment event with discounted food and drinks! Bring a buddy or two or three!!

February 23, 2019: Inaugural Wild Walkabout*

Join Zoo Miami's Young Professionals in their Inaugural Fundraiser! A wild pub crawl through South Miami to support improvement projects at Zoo Miami. Your $45 donation is a commitment to animal care and wildlife conservation!

* Must be 21 & older to attend

March 15, 2019: Feast with the Beasts*

Join us at South Florida's oldest food and wine fundraiser featuring live and silent auctions, animal encounters as well as hours of live entertainment. If interested in sponsoring the event please contact Samantha at (305) 328-8833.

* WB Promo code: WILDFEAST (valid for entry from 10pm-12AM)


June 28, 2017 - Wild Bunch Young Leaders Kick Off Happy Hour 
July 22, 2017 - Service Day at Zoo Miami 


Can I set up a monthly contribution to pay my Wild Bunch dues?
Yes! Your Wild Bunch membership can be set up as a recurring monthly donation. To set up a monthly donation, contact Samantha Capparelli at 305-255-5551.

Is my Wild Bunch membership eligible for employer matching?
Many employers offer a matching gift program, which can cover a portion of your dues. Contact your Human Resources department to see if your employer offers charitable gift matching.


Become a Member

Enjoy free admission, exclusive events and deals throughout the year, discounts inside the Zoo and more! Plus, your membership helps support our mission in conservation and education, making your Zoo better for you.

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