Mission & History
The AFOTZ non-profit organization provides financial support to the zoo with donated funds contributed to the welfare of zoo animals, educational programs, and our family-friendly facilities. It is the 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.
Alamogordo Friends of the Zoo is honored to partner with Alamogordo, the zoo, and our community to support a cherished resource that contributes to the quality of life in the Tularosa Basin. We pledge our efforts to work tirelessly to help sustain the health and diversity of the animal collection at Alameda Park Zoo.
Our volunteer board of directors plays an essential role in the organization’s leadership, and its members bring skills, experience and talents to assist our partnership efforts with the zoo.
AFOTZ Supported Projects: Primate Enclosure Construction, Otter Pond Repairs, Animal Diet Analysis and much more.