SeaWorld San Diego donates to organizations that:

  • are in the Southern California area (ZIP codes 90000-93999)
  • are a non-profit 501(c)3 organization
  • are having a fundraising event to benefit youth and families, animals or the environment/conservation

SeaWorld is unable to provide donations to:

  • individuals/families
  • sports associations
  • social groups
  • third party requests
  • individuals or teams (walk-a-thons, contests, pageants or scholarships)
  • be used as prizes, door prizes, incentives, or for employee/volunteer/student recognition

If the above criteria are met, please submit your request via email to swc-communityrelations@seaworld.com at least 60 days prior to the event. Please include the following information on official organization letterhead:

  1. event date
  2. the purpose of the event
  3. who/what will benefit from the fundraiser
  4. the organization's non-profit status
  5. a contact name
  6. a return address
  7. an e-mail address

Please note that submitting a request does not guarantee the request will be approved. If your request is selected to be fulfilled, you will receive a donation by mail 15-45 days prior to your event date. SeaWorld is able to donate to an organization once per calendar year.

Due to the large volume of requests, SeaWorld does not respond to phone requests or follow-up calls or emails.

Best wishes,

SeaWorld San Diego
Community Relations