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Thank you to all our sponsors whose donations have supported vital conservation programs. If we inadvertently missed your name or organization, please accept our apology and feel free to notify us - webmaster@jbzoo.org or 616-336-4927. This listing is updated monthly and runs concurrently with the duration of sponsorships.

Updated: 3/1/2014

African Lion

Ron & Diane Lyons
Grant & Branden Pecor Family
Scott & Emily Brew Family

Bald Eagle

Boy Scout Troop 31

Barn Owl

Susan Ilka
Alex & Anna Matusik

Black-footed Cat

Molly McGrath


Sandra Young

Brook Trout

Denny & Kathy Scully
In Loving Memory of Gabriella Jeanne


Jim Emelander

Chilean Flamingo

Chloe Felske


Joseph & Randi Thaler Family
Jon & Tracey Hornbeck Family
Saranac Elementary Kindergarteners
Annie Zientara
Xander May

Cownose Stingray

In memory of Halford (Red) Forrester
Margaret Peceny

Eastern Box Turtle

David & Patricia Rapp

Goeldi's Monkey

Brooke Harris

Grizzly Bear

Michael TenBrink Family
Elizabeth & Jonathan Shelley Family
Tony & Gwen Barnes Family
Barb Palsrok
Robert & Molly Tholl Family

Hoffman's Sloth

BioInteract and Friends Annual Fund
Lance, Lori & Morgan Gosselin

Leopard Shark

In Loving memory of Gabriella Jeanne

Magellanic Penguin

Alexander Foster
Laura Schaberg
Annie Zientara
Jessica Campbell& Cliff Schell
Parris May

Monarch Butterfly

Alissa McKenzie
Aoife McKenzie
Lily Klaasen
Isabelle Kastenholz
Michael O'Keefe
Trevor Rowland
In Memory of Gloria Federer
Chris & Allan Koch

Mountain Lion

Catholic Central High School
Mark C. Lewis
Kathleen Fitzpatrick

North American Otter

Jill & Ted Patin Family
Matt & Kristy Becker Family
Sunny Sjaarda
Christine Wassenaar


Jim & Julie Sjaarda

Red-Eyed Tree Frog

Mrs. Darnell's Kindergarten Class
Brigitte & Lori Bruggema Family
Michael Zientara

Ring-Tailed Lemur

Johnna Pullen

Snow Leopard

Eric & Kristina Kaminskas Family
Julie & Todd Arney Family
Kate Roudebush
Louis J. Educato
Brad & Anna Bengtson Family
Michael Zientara
Leslei Suelter & Jerry Calderon
Les & Linda DeJong

Spider Monkey

Emylio Flores


Audrey Gill
Charlie Cummings
Parker Grace Bohan
Todd and Jane Urbanski
Laura Palsrok
Allison Youngs
Frand and Kathy VanderMeer
Gabrielle Dark
Jacqueline Miller
Kim Chenoweth
Andrew & Taylor Irwin Family
Mitchell, Sarah & Jacob Gareau
Jude Avery
Scot O'Connor
Brent Rowland
Steve & Jill Griffioen
Zoe, Katelyn & Emma Kladder
Barbara Boorn
Kyle Irwin
Rose Marie Rozzano
Axel Hammerschmidt
Casey Vanvuuren
Eva Hammerschmidt
In memory of Mark (Tony) Horling
Josiah & Gabriela Thompson
Melanie, Claire & Micah Thornton
Morgan, Robby & Madison Schipper
Sydney Kleyn
Avery Novosad
Karilyn Frederick
Tyler Novosad
Colin & Kristy Irwin Family
Graham & Sara Irwin Family
Alissa McKenzie
Aoife McKenzie
Tom& Cathy Leleikis
Lisa & Lily Klaasen
Ben & Carey Huyser Family
The Forward Family