A Business Membership is an investment in the Friends of Van Cortlandt Park which is an investment in the success of your business.  For over 20 years, the Friends have worked to conserve and improve Van Cortlandt Park through educational and stewardship programs.  By supporting the Friends of Van Cortlandt Park our Business Members help ensure that Van Cortlandt Park will continue to be a beautiful natural oasis in the Northwest Bronx.

How your donations will be used:

Volunteers from Starbucks after helping out at a Forest Restoration Volunteer Day with the Friends of Van Cortlandt Parkin Van Cortlandt Park in Bronx, NY.

Volunteers from Starbucks after helping out at a Forest Restoration Volunteer Day.

Operating Support for the Friends of Van Cortlandt Park
These crucial donations support the Friends ongoing conservation efforts in Van Cortlandt Park’s 1,146 acres including the planting of hundreds of trees, caring for thousands of previously planted trees and the upkeep of several miles of trails every year.

Funding towards our Educational and Stewardship Programs
The Friends fulfills its goal of park enhancement through educational and stewardship activities. Programs offered by the Friends helps participants experience the historical and ecological aspects of natural areas that are seldom seen in New York City.  The Friends educational and stewardship programs reach at least 4,000 children and adults annually.  For a full list of programs with descriptions please see our enclosed program brochure.

 

Corporate Supporter Levels and Benefits

 

Member- $100

  • Annual Membership Certificate for window
  • Listing in an issue of our quarterly newsletter “Many Hands”
  • Subscription to “Many Hands” newsletter
  • One individual supporter package for a designated employee at the $25 level

Friend- $250

  • Annual Membership Certificate for window
  • Listing in an issue of our quarterly newsletter “Many Hands”
  • Subscription to “Many Hands” newsletter
  • One individual supporter package for a designated employee at the $25 level
  • Listing in Friends of Van Cortlandt Park Annual Report
  • One individual supporter package upgrade to $50 level

Patron- $500

  • Annual Membership Certificate for window
  • Listing in an issue of our quarterly newsletter “Many Hands”
  • Subscription to “Many Hands” newsletter
  • One individual supporter package for a designated employee at the $25 level
  • Listing in Friends of Van Cortlandt Park Annual Report
  • One individual supporter package upgrade to $50 level
  • Text listing on Friends website- www.vancortlandt.org
  • Customized Van Cortlandt Park tour or participation in a Day of Volunteering for up to 30 employees.  Any corporation requesting a group larger than 30 people will be charged $50 for each increment of 10 additional people.

President’s Circle- $1,000

  • Annual Membership Certificate for window
  • Listing in an issue of our quarterly newsletter “Many Hands”
  • Subscription to “Many Hands” newsletter
  • One individual supporter package for a designated employee at the $25 level
  • Listing in Friends of Van Cortlandt Park Annual Report
  • One individual supporter package upgrade to $50 level
  • Text listing on Friends website- www.vancortlandt.org
  • Customized Van Cortlandt Park tour or participation in a Day of Volunteering for up to 30 employees.  Any corporation requesting a group larger than 30 people will be charged $50 for each increment of 10 additional people.
  • Prominent credit on website with your company logo and link to your website
  • One individual supporter package upgrade to $250 level

Sponsoring Partner- $2,500 and above

For sponsorship of programs, we offer a customized benefits package designed to meet your company’s marketing and social responsibility goals.  Please contact us for details.

 

Business Memberships can be paid securely online with a Credit Card please send christina@vancortlandt.org an email that the donation is for a business membership or print out and complete the Business Membership Form and mail in a check or money order payable to “Friends of Van Cortlandt Park”.

 

To learn more about the Business Supporter Program please contact
Christina Taylor at 718-601-1460 or email at christina@vancortlandt.org