Gladys Porter Zoo is celebrating its 51st year in 2022! And to make it extra special, we are excited to announce that Boggus Tipton is donating a 2022 Jeep Wrangler to be raffled as part of our annual Zoofari fundraiser. Tickets are now on sale for $100 and can be purchased at the Zoo office, at gpz.org, or from a Valley Zoological Society board member. You can also click on the tickets button below to purchase raffle tickets. Tickets will be available for purchase online at gpz.org until 11:59 p.m. on Friday, October 7, 2022. The raffle drawing will be held during our Zoofari event on October 8, 2022. The drawing will be live-streamed via Gladys Porter Zoo’s Facebook page. The winner need not be present at the drawing to win. Anyone with questions can contact the Zoo office at (956) 546-7187.
The first prize winner of our Zoofari raffle will “drive away” in a 2022 Jeep Wrangler- a vehicle built for the next generation of adventure seekers. It is designed with utility in mind featuring easy-to-clean surfaces and a ton of interior space thanks to the safari-style roof. Jeep Wrangler is your gateway to the great outdoors. Disclaimer: 2022 JEEP WRANGLER SPORT, valued at $35,090, the winner may upgrade at their cost. The vehicle may take up to 10 weeks to receive. Tax, Title, and License to be paid by the winner.
The second prize winner will receive a Life membership to the Zoo valued at $5,000 that includes an unlimited entrance card good for life for each family member (two adult heads of household and all their children 18 and under), one guest pass, $60 in transferable entrance tickets, a Gladys Porter Zoo Animal Album, a 10% discount in our gift shops and an annual invitation to a private VIP dinner and tour of the Zoo. Life members also receive a unique gift selected by Zoo staff and recognition on a Life-Members Scroll at the Zoo.
All proceeds from this raffle will add to the total raised at our Zoofari Roaring into the Future Gala, the Zoo’s largest annual fundraising event. Help the Gladys Porter Zoo celebrate its 51st Anniversary and continue to inspire, educate and captivate the multitudes of children in the Rio Grande Valley by purchasing a raffle ticket today. And don’t forget to save the date for our Zoofari event on October 8, 2022!
Click on the button below to purchase your raffle tickets.