American Association Of Zoo Keepers - Los Angeles Chapter
The Los Angeles Chapter of the American Association of Zoo Keepers is an organization committed to professional development and providing animal keepers with opportunities to raise money for animal conservation. Fundraisers held at AAZK chapters throughout the nation have generated both money and awareness for various conservation programs around the globe. One such fundraiser, Bowling for Rhinos, has actually raised well over three million dollars to help save rhinos in Asia and Africa.
AAZK/LA BOARD MEMBERS:
Mike Bona, President
Elaine Chu, Vice-President
Jill Werner, Treasurer
Mark Linggi, Secretary
LA AAZK CHAPTER BYLAWS:
AAZK/LA Travel Grant
Keepers in good standing with the Los Angeles AAZK Chapter and that are a national member are eligible for a travel grant of up to $500 to be used to attend conferences or participate in conservation in the field. The grants are provided twice a year generally. If you are interested in applying, please download the form before and email it to firstname.lastname@example.org or turn it in to the AAZK box in the administration office,
Join AAZK LA Today!
Members are expected to pay their yearly chapter dues ($15) and their national dues ($45) once a year in January. The image on the left will direct you to pay your national dues; the image on the right is the chapter dues online form which you can pay via Paypal, or provide a check to the chapter's treasurer.
Download the file below if you prefer to print a paper application