The Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden is joining the national #GivingTuesday movement to ask for donations to Bring Hippos Back to Cincinnati! 2 Easy Ways to Give: Click here to donate online or…Text HIPPO to 41444 Hippos are tons of fun! Black Friday and Cyber Monday have become days that are synonymous with holiday shopping. On December 3, 2013 – the Tuesday after Thanksgiving – GivingTuesday.org and friends will harness the power of social media to raise awareness about a day dedicated to giving – #GivingTuesday. We’re hoping that hippo lovers and Zoo supporters will feel generous on #GivingTuesday and choose to make a donation to our “Bring Hippos Back to the Cincinnati Zoo” campaign. The Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden is a non-profit organization. Please help us build hippo momentum by reaching our first goal of $25,000** in 24 hours! YES – I want to bring hippos to Cincinnati! Help us promote our #GivingTuesday HIPPO Campaign on Twitter! Here is some sample language for you: Did you overspend on #BlackFriday? Why not overdonate on #GivingTuesday http://givingtuesday.razoo.com/story/Bring-Hippos-Back-To-Cincinnati-Zoo I’m helping @CincinnatiZoo Bring Hippos Back on #GivingTuesday http://givingtuesday.razoo.com/story/Bring-Hippos-Back-To-Cincinnati-Zoo Your big fat donation will help @CincinnatiZoo get a big fat hippo! #GivingTuesday http://givingtuesday.razoo.com/story/Bring-Hippos-Back-To-Cincinnati-Zoo (rt-click to download image) Change your profile photo on Facebook or Twitter to this: Change your Facebook Cover Photo to this: Facebook cover photo for after you donate! **Africa Exhibit We still need to raise $7 million to complete the final phase of AFRICA — the Hippo exhibit, scheduled to open in summer 2015.