Our mission and history

The Alamogordo Friends of the Zoo (AFOTZ) 501c3 non-profit organization has provided financial support to the Alameda Park Zoo in Alamogordo, NM since 1986 with donated funds contributed for the welfare of zoo animals, educational programs, and our family-friendly facilities. It is through the generous support of our sponsors, donors, and AFOTZ members that enable us to meet this mission. You can be certain that your membership dollars and all donations are invested in the care and the support of the zoo. We extend our heartfelt appreciation for your support.


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