The Belize Zoo is having a legacy fundraiser celebrating Richard Foster's life to help his wife Carol. They'll have a silent auction, food, and treats. It'll be next Sunday, December 2nd, coinciding with Richard's birthday.

Daniel Velazquez recently created a video about Richard and Carol's lives in the wildlife film industry.


Carol Foster and I Daniel put this together for a Tribute at the Belize International Film Festival 2018,it was not easy to do, we are not complete with out him, but he will always inspire us, very special thanks to Xavier Molina for his help in the final cut, and everyone who worked on this stock footage,music and productions, for educational use only.

Richard was recently posthumously awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award at the Wildlife Conservation Film Festival.

"Richard Foster Legacy Fundraiser TBZ invites all friends of Richard and Carol Foster to join us as we raise funds to support Carol in preserving Richard's legacy and continuing their work in Belize.

Sunday December 2nd - Richard's Birthday
8:30am to 5:00pm

Come explore and enjoy the Zoo, which originally started in the Fosters' backyard over 3 decades ago, and has grown with their continuous support.

There will a superb silent auction table open all day to interested bidders.

Special Birthday treats will also be on sale.

Proceeds from the auction, sweet sales, and Zoo admission fees on the day will go toward efforts to kickstart a "Legacy Fund" in Richard's honour.

We hope to see you on Dec 2nd.

(Those unable to visit but that would like to support please contact education@belizezoo.org for more information)"