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Louisville Zoo gets half a million dollars toward capital campaign

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) - The Louisville Zoo has its sights on several updates and additions in the near future, and a recent gift is helping toward that goal.

The zoo received a $500,000 gift from the Goldring Family Foundation, will go toward the $10.4 million capital campaign to fund several major updates and new exhibits.

Those include renovating the elephant exhibit to meet national standards, expansion of the zoo's educational initiatives, an exhibit that will place guests among penguins in the zoo's Islands Plaza and construction of a snow leopard exhibit. 

The Goldring Family owns and operates the Sazerac Company.

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