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EcoVivarium

Cause Area

  • Animals
  • Arts & Culture
  • Children & Youth
  • Education & Literacy
  • Environment

Location

136 S. Juniper St.Escondido, CA 92030 United States

Organization Information

Mission Statement

EcoVivarium is committed to providing unique educational programs for all students, regardless of socioeconomic status, culture, race or ability to be inspired to learn beyond the text book and classroom. To understands the value, complexity and fragility of the natural world and to combine an understanding of nature with a passion for learning to the betterment of the individual, the environment and the community as a whole.

Description

EcoVivarium is a one-of-a-kind Living Museum featuring reptiles, amphibians, and arthropods. We provide hands-on opportunities for museum visitors, education programs for schools, scouts and other organizations and offer outreach programs featuring our Animal Ambassadors. Our reptiles are 98% rescues and 2% donated. We rehabilitate and then train the reptiles to be Ambassadors for the museum and our outreach programs.
We invite you to Step In To Our World... and step out of the box into an extraordinary opportunity to change lives one animal and one person at a time.

Reviews

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by Jan H. from Escondido, CA (Administrator for this Organization) (October 21, 2012)
EcoVivarium provides outstanding eductional programs that are fun for participants! As a volunteer you will have the opportunity to meet some unique Animal Ambassadors, to help with their care, to learn great skills and also to have a good time.

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