Minnesota Zoo Hosts "Thanks for Giving" Food Drive in November
Apple Valley, MN – October 29, 2013: – The entire month of November, the Minnesota Zoo is conducting a “Thanks for Giving” food drive in support of Second Harvest Heartland, the Upper Midwest’s largest hunger relief organization. Guests visiting the Zoo November 1through November 30 who donate a non-perishable food item will receive an admission discount: $2 off adult and $1 off child/senior admission (one discount per donation).
The most needed items are meat and protein, canned fruits and vegetables, complete meals, grains, personal hygiene items and cleaning supplies.
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*Source: Second Harvest Heartland, 2harvest.org
The Minnesota Zoo is located in Apple Valley, just minutes south of Mall of America, and is open year-round. The Minnesota Zoo is an accredited member of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) and an institutional member of the World Association of Zoos and Aquariums (WAZA). For more information, call 952.431.9500 or visit mnzoo.org.