* Network with likeminded institutions- working both publicly and privately, nationally or internationally- to provide mutual support between zoologists, zoo technicians, biologists, rescue and biodiversity centers, the Natural Reserve of Pacaya-Samiria, and INRENA (National Institute of Natural Resources), among others.
* Raise funds for animal care, building maintenance, and environmental education projects to include courses, workshops, and internships for students and the greater public.
* House students, interns, volunteers, and visiting participants who wish to study, learn, and support CERELIAS.