Fundraising ©WCS

All participants* will receive:

  • Entrance to either the 5K or 3k Family Fun Run/Walk
  • A day of fun at the Bronx Zoo for Run participants (exclusive access the park until 1pm) including free parking and all rides & attractions PLUS Admission to Dinosaur Safari starting at noon.
  • A commemorative WCS Run for the Wild t-shirt (once fundraising minimum is met for adults and seniors) and a finisher medal

*Register by 4/7 for free shipping of t-shirt and bib! Children under 15 are not required to fundraise and will receive all benefits as part of their registration.



Minimum: T-shirt


Level 1


Level 1: Tumbler

Tumbler + t-shirt

Level 2


Level 2: Baseball Cap

Baseball Cap + all previous prizes

Level 3


Level 3: Umbrella

Umbrella + all previous prizes

Level 4


Level 4: Backpack

Backpack + all previous prizes

Level 5


Level 5: VIP Meal Voucher and Zoo Tickets

VIP Meal Voucher & Zoo Tickets + all previous prizes

All participants are also eligible for a host of prizes based on your personal fundraising success: You can win a tumbler, a baseball cap, an umbrella, backpack, and Bronx Zoo tickets plus a VIP breakfast/meal voucher. Sign up and get a jump start on your fundraising now.

Please note: prizes are awarded to individual participant fundraisers, not to teams.

Your Run for the Wild donation is tax deductible. Please check with your employer about matching your gift to the WCS Run for the Wild. Matching gift forms can be emailed or mailed to

2300 Southern Blvd., Bronx, NY 10460
Attn: WCS Run for the Wild.

Stay tuned for other great prizes and incentives.

Start a Facebook Fundraiser

You can start a Facebook Fundraiser to support your run - and the funds raised will count towards your fundraising goal and prizes! Please note that there may be a delay of a day or two before donations made through Facebook are reflected in your Run for the Wild fundraising total.

Facebook Fundraising Instructions >>

Fundraising Toolkit

Ready for a wild run for wildlife? Whether you're new to raising funds or have participated before, you'll find helpful tips and resources here.