Forever Wild Society

Use your estate to impact the future

Create your Zoo legacy by joining the Forever Wild Society. Forever Wild Society members are visionary supporters who have made a planned gift to perpetuate the future of education and conservation programs at the Seneca Park Zoo for future generations.

Forever Wild Society

To become a member of the Forever Wild Society you simply need to notify the Seneca Park Zoo Society that you have included a deferred gift of $2,000 or more in your estate planning.

Forever Wild Society Benefits:
• Framed Certificate of Appreciation
• Forever Wild Society pin
• VIP mailings
• Annual recognition event
• Invitation to exclusive donor events
• Recognition on Zoo grounds and in the Zoo Society’s Annual Report
• Satisfaction of knowing you are making a difference

To learn more, or to join the Forever Wild Society, contact Chuck Levengood, Director of Development or 585.336.7205

Benefit the Zoo, in the future, with a planned gift. 

These options provide unique and flexible benefits. You can plan for the future of heirs and involve family in charitable giving, all while supporting the Zoo Society.

Gifts Through Your Estate
You can name the Seneca Park Zoo Society as a direct beneficiary of specific assets, or a percentage of your estate, or of your residual estate.

“Signature” Gifts
Add the Seneca Park Zoo Society as a beneficiary on your IRA or life insurance policy. It’s quick and easy.

Life Income Gifts
Life-income gifts enable you to make a lasting gift to the Zoo Society while providing you or another beneficiary with income for life.
• Charitable Gift Annuities
• Charitable Remainder Unitrusts
• Pooled Income Fund

Other Ways to Give
• Charitable Lead Trust
• Donor Advised Fund

To direct your planned gift to impact the future of Seneca Park Zoo’s education and conservation programs please designate your support toward the Seneca Park Zoo Society Endowment Fund of the Seneca Park Zoo Society. (Federal Tax Identification Number 16-0905390) We encourage you to consult with your legal and financial advisor(s) and accountants to make the gift that best meets your needs.