Thank you for your support and we are glad that you are interested in becoming a member of the Clyde Shepherd Nature Preserve, a wildlife oasis in an urban setting.

Why We Need Your Support


Clyde Shepherd Nature Preserve is a 501c3 nonprofit membership organization that is administered and maintained by volunteers.

  • There is no funding or support provided by the local, state or federal governments.
  • Funding primarily comes from membership and events held at the preserve or in the local community.
  • There are no part-time, fulltime or other staff members.
  • Board members are volunteers and receive no compensation.

Specifically membership provides the following:

  • Enables us to continue to provide a wildlife oasis.
  • Provides funding for: programs, events, administration, improvements and much more.
  • Provides a base of volunteers to assist or at times completely perform a task or duty that otherwise may not be accomplished.


  • Tax deductible
  • Semi-Annual Newsletter
  • Members Only Events
  • Volunteer opportunities
  • Opportunity to double your contribution with a corporate matching gift

Join now

To become a member of the Clyde Shepherd Nature Preserve, donate online now using PayPal (a PayPal account is not necessary).

Membership types:

Individual ($25)
Family ($60)
Sustaining ($120)

Benefactor ($500)
Lifetime ($1000)


Become a continuing supporter with automatic monthly giving.

Contribute just 17 cents a day and become a family member.


Contribute just 33 cents a day and become a sustaining member.


You can still download, fill out and mail in the membership form: