Almost 80,000 Monkeypox cases confirmed in 110 locations
November 16, 2022
International News: Taiwan prepares missile defenses after Chinese military vessels enter Taiwan Strait
November 16, 2022

The Belize Zoo thanks generous donors; launches “Hearts for Habitats” fund campaign

Posted: Wednesday, November 16, 2022. 2:35 pm CST.

By Zoila Palma Gonzalez: On November 2, 2022, Hurricane Lisa ravaged Belize damaging homes for our friends at The Belize Zoo.

The team at the Belize Zoo and Tropical Education Center says that all corners have been assessed and the damage is extensive.

“All corners of the Zoo and TEC have now been reached and assessed, and we have taken full stock of the damage, which is much more extensive than we had initially thought on the very first day that our team arduously navigated the completely tree covered and partially damaged pathways checking in on all the animals and their habitats,” a statement from the Zoo noted.

The Belize Zoo also shared that a generous donor has pledged a matching fund to expedite substantial repairs of the habitats, particularly for Sylvia and Martin the Jaguars, as well as to finish restoration for the scarlet macaws and coatimundis.

“As a result, we have, once again, teamed up with our wonderful allies at Inspire Edventures, who are running the “Hearts for Habitats” matching fund campaign on our behalf,” it added.

Every dollar raised through this campaign will be matched up to US$10,000 from now until November 30th.

Those wishing to contribute can do so here: https://tinyurl.com/Belize-Zoo-Website-Donation

Those who require a charitable deduction can contribute through our charitable partner, the BZNC: https://tinyurl.com/BZNC-Charitable-Deduction

Inspire Edventures has also provided a PayPal option: https://tinyurl.com/Inspire-Edventures-Paypal

Include “Hearts 4 Habitats” in the comments section using any of these methods to support the matching fund.

The Belize Zoo and Tropical Education Center thanks everyone for their support as they continue to rebuild and restore the best little zoo in the world.


Аdvеrtіѕе wіth thе most visited news site in Веlіzе ~ Wе оffеr fullу сuѕtоmіzаblе аnd flехіblе dіgіtаl mаrkеtіng расkаgеѕ. Yоur соntеnt іѕ dеlіvеrеd іnѕtаntlу tо thоuѕаndѕ оf uѕеrѕ іn Веlіzе аnd аbrоаd! Соntасt uѕ аt [email protected] оr саll uѕ аt 501-601-0315.


© 2022, BreakingBelizeNews.com. This article is the copyrighted property of Breaking Belize News. Written permission must be obtained before reprint in online or print media. REPRINTING CONTENT WITHOUT PERMISSION AND/OR PAYMENT IS THEFT AND PUNISHABLE BY LAW.

  • Galen University
  • larry waight
  • Galen University

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *