We couldn't say it better than The Belize Zoo Facebook page!
A HUGE congratulations to our Founding Director and fearless leader, Sharon Matola, on being honoured as a Belizean Patriot for outstanding contributions to education and wildlife conservation!! Her 30 years of dedication to the country, people, and wildlife of Belize earned her a Meritorious Service Award, presented by Belize's Prime Minister.
The big event took place on September 15, 2011. Congratulations on this prestigious honor, Sharon!