Miami Whole Foods Market Stores Donating 5% of Net Sales To Zoo Miami foundation On August 31

Author:  Lauren Belinsky
MIAMI, FL (August 4, 2017) – On Thursday, August 31st, 2017, all six Miami Whole Foods Market stores will be donating 5% of their net sales to Zoo Miami Foundation. The participating stores are located in Pinecrest, Coral Gables, Downtown, South Beach, North Miami and Aventura. Proceeds raised will support Zoo Miami Foundation’s Education outreach programs for local Miami-Dade schools as well as further its wildlife conservation mission.

WF 10 MagillShoppers are encouraged to patronize their local Whole Foods Market that day to help support Zoo Miami. The six stores are located at:

  1. 11701 S Dixie Hwy., Pinecrest, FL 33156
  2. 6701 Red Rd., Coral Gables, FL 33143
  3. 299 SE 3rd, Miami, FL 33131
  4. 1020 Alton Rd., Miami Beach, FL 33139
  5. 12150 Biscayne Blvd., North Miami, FL 33181
  6. 21105 Biscayne Blvd., Aventura, FL 33180

Whole Foods Market is passionate about supporting local community causes and organizations. Four times per year, each store holds community giving days called “5% Days”, when they donate to a local nonprofit or educational organization that reflects a cause that shoppers and neighbors care about.

About Zoo Miami Foundation

WF2 MagillZoo Miami Foundation is a non-profit 501(c)(3) that supports Zoo Miami through education, conservation and outreach programs; marketing and public relations; volunteer services and financial support for the construction of new exhibits. For more information, call (305) 255-5551 or visit

About Zoo Miami

As one of the world’s greatest zoos, Zoo Miami is home to more than 3,000 animals from all over the world. Visitors can now enjoy the NEW Florida: Mission Everglades expansion with alligators, bobcats, a bald eagle, a Florida panther and more impressive Florida natives.  Guests can slide along otters, come face to face with bears, crawl through a tunnel in the crocodile exhibit, float along the Lostman’s River “airboat” ride, play in the Cypress Landing Playground and more!

Zoo Miami is located at 12400 SW 152 street; Miami, FL 33177. Hours are 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.; ticket booths close at 4 p.m.  Parking is free. For more information, please visit or call (305) 251-0400.

About Whole Foods Market® 

Founded in 1978 in Austin, Texas, Whole Foods Market (, NASDAQ: WFM), is the leading natural and organic food retailer. As America’s first national certified organic grocer, Whole Foods Market was named “America’s Healthiest Grocery Store” by Health magazine. The company's motto, “Whole Foods, Whole People, Whole Planet”™ captures its mission to ensure customer satisfaction and health, team member excellence and happiness, enhanced shareholder value, community support and environmental improvement. Thanks to the company’s more than 87,000 team members, Whole Foods Market has been ranked as one of the “100 Best Companies to Work For” in America by FORTUNE magazine for 19 consecutive years. In fiscal year 2016, the company had sales of more than $15.7 billion and currently has more than 465 stores in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom. For more company news and information, please visit