Sequoia Park Zoo launch:
The Sequoia Park Zoo Foundation (SPZF) is thrilled to welcome David Reed as the new Government Director of the Foundation. Reed brings 26 many years of fundraising and non-revenue administration expertise to the Zoo Foundation. SPZF President Michale Dearden states, “David Reed’s understanding, know-how and local community connections will be put to excellent use, bringing individuals who like the Sequoia Park Zoo alongside one another with tasks that aid the animals, conservation and potential improvements to the Zoo. David joins a devoted staff at the Foundation, a potent staff doing the job each individual working day to even more the missions of equally the Sequoia Park Zoo & Basis.”
Reed states, “my time with Redwood Parks Conservancy and KHSU, securing cash for capital campaigns and initiatives like the Grove of Titans in Jedediah Smith State Park and supporting the return of California Condors to the redwoods, ties immediately into the future in this article at Sequoia Park Zoo.” He carries on, “the Basis has been a spouse in every massive challenge here considering the fact that 2004, and in that time, SPZF has raised more than $13-million to make tasks like the Redwood Sky Wander, Watershed Heroes, and Bear/Coyote habitat achievable. I’m honored to lead the Foundation as we assistance recognize the eyesight of the Zoo grasp system.”
David Reed grew up in Eureka and remembers Sequoia Park Zoo becoming a huge portion of his childhood. Nowadays, he says he sees a new Sequoia Park Zoo in his have kids’ eyes, remarking, “my wife and I started off getting our girls below in strollers. Now they arrive to find out about animals, conservation, our influence on the Earth and just to have enjoyment. I want that for everybody.”
ABOUT THE SEQUOIA PARK ZOO Basis
The Sequoia Park Zoo Foundation is a 501(c)(3) founded in 2004 and is the philanthropic, nonprofit associate that supports the Sequoia Park Zoo. The Basis has lifted additional than $13 million given that its inception. The Foundation has been successful in securing funding for a lot of capital projects at the Zoo, together with the construction of new animal habitats, ongoing routine maintenance, show renovations and developing facilities to aid animals, schooling, visitor services and conservation efforts. The Sequoia Park Zoo Foundation promotes and stimulates interest in the Sequoia Park Zoo, and supports the Zoo’s progress and programs by way of fundraising, promotions and other initiatives created to boost the Zoo encounter. For much more information, visit sequoiaparkzoo.web.
ABOUT THE SEQUOIA PARK ZOO
Set up in 1907 and accredited by the Association of Zoos & Aquariums, Sequoia Park Zoo is an intimate, 6-acre facility located in the heart of Northern California’s Coastal Redwood region. The Zoo welcomes about a person hundred thousand visitors each individual calendar year, features more than 50 species of animals, and is household to the Redwood Sky Stroll. The Redwood Sky Wander is an immersive knowledge that takes company across a collection of suspended bridges and platforms up to 100 feet over the redwood forest flooring. and offers a rare perspective of an previous- and second-advancement Coast Redwood grove. The Sequoia Park Zoo evokes conservation of the purely natural entire world by instilling marvel, respect, and passion for wildlife. The Sequoia Park Zoo is owned and operated by the Town of Eureka, California. Master far more at sequoiaparkzoo.net.