John Ball Zoo

John Ball Zoo Annual Fund

Your gift makes an incredible difference. The Annual Fund supports the Zoo's greatest need be it large or small. Your suppoort along with the Michigan Council of Arts and Cultural Affairs (MCACA) gives us a unique opportunity to advance the level of care we provide for our animals and services to our guests. Gifts of any size are welcomed and may be made in memory of or to honor a special someone. The Annual Fund project includes improvements or upgrades to the following:

2018 - Veterinary Renovations
2017 - Western Valley Pathway
2016 - Flamingo Winter Holding
2015 - Digital Radiography Vet Equipment


From all of us at John Ball Zoo, Thank you so much for supporting us!



John Ball Zoo, tax identification number 38-6076879, is an I.R.C. Section 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation committed to the advancement of public education on the need for wildlife conservation and preservation. John Ball Zoo inspires our community to be actively engaged in the conservation of wildlife and our natural environment. More ways to support the Zoo, and information including our Financial Audit, Annual Report, 990, etc. 


Call: Development Department 616-336-3309
Mail: John Ball Zoo 1300 W. Fulton St. Grand Rapids, MI 49504
Fax: (616)336-3907
Walk in: Administration Office
              1300 W Fulton St Grand Rapids, MI 49504
              8 AM to 4:30 PM Monday through Friday