Fresno Chaffee Zoo

Fresno Chaffee Zoo

Fresno Chaffee Zoo has partnered with Fresno Housing for the first-ever “We Care Wednesdays.” Together, the organizations will give away 8,000 tickets to under-resourced children and families in rural communities throughout Fresno County.

We Care Wednesdays is made possible through a generous donation from United Security Bank. The tickets will be distributed through various organizations that serve families in surrounding Fresno communities. Families will be able to use the tickets starting June 8 through August 10.

About Fresno Chaffee Zoo: Centrally located in Fresno, California, Fresno Chaffee Zoo is a 39-acre Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) accredited zoo. It is home to over 200 different species and features exhibits—from Sea Lion Cove to African Adventure—that teach guests about animals all across the globe and the conservation efforts to protect them. The Zoo welcomes over 800,000 guests annually, offering a world-class guest experience and conservation education to all who visit. The mission of Fresno Chaffee Zoo is to inspire wonder of our natural world, provide an engaging learning environment, and create a passion for conservation.


If you have any questions or inquiries about ticket distribution, please email [email protected]

Fresno Housing is receiving 8,000 Zoo tickets to distribute in rural communities throughout Fresno County. Residents will have access starting June 8th – August 12th through many different events and partners. Parking fees to the zoo will be waived for families commuting.