Mother’s Day Fundraising Challenge

The Central Florida Zoo is seeking contributors for its Mother’s Day Fundraising Challenge. All funds raised will go to building a new barn for the Zoo’s new baby pygmy goat and its mother.

A generous donor has created a matching fund in honor of Mother’s Day. Help the Zoo meet this challenge by making a donation on or before May 11 in honor of your mother or a loved one who has filled your life with love. You may make a donation by calling 407.323.4450 ext. 114 or on our website: 


“The Zoo is excited to issue this challenge in hopes of raising funds to build the new barn. As a small non-profit we are dependent upon the generous donations of our contributors to improve and add new structures and exhibits to the Zoo,” said Joe Montisano, Zoo CEO.

About the Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens - The Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens is a 501 (C) 3 not-for-profit conservation resource providing experiences that excite and inspire children and adults to learn and act on behalf of wildlife. For more information regarding the Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens visit or call 407.323.4450. The Zoo is located on I-4 Exit 104 in Sanford and is open daily from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

For more information on the Central Florida Zoo contact:

Brenda New, Business Communications Manager
407.323.4450 ext. 117 or