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Donor Levels and Benefits
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SupporterYour gift of $35 enables 3 low income students to attend a field study program at Walking Mountains

  • E newsletter, Ridgeline
  • Invitations to community programs and classes at the campus
  • Print recognition in Walking Mountains publications
  • Walking Mountains stickers

 LearnerYour gift of $50 purchases one pair of child’s snowshoes

  • Supporter benefits plus:
  • Walking Mountains Shopping Tote

 ObserverYour gift of $100 sends 1 elementary school student to a forest ecology program

  • Learner benefits plus:
  • Walking Mountains T-Shirt (adult or youth)
  • EARLY registration for Summer Science Camp

 ExplorerYour gift of $250 enables 1 student in need to attend a week-long summer science camp

  • Observer benefits plus:
  • Walking Mountains Cap (youth or adult)

 NaturalistYour gift of $500 sends 5 elementary students to a 3-day snow science program

  • Observer benefits plus:
  • Walking Mountains Picnic Blanket

 EdVenture:  Your gift of $1,000 pays for 10 middle school students to attend a 4-day biodiversity program

  • Naturalist benefits plus:
  • Walking Mountains Picnic Blanket and Deluxe Water Bottle
  • 2 complimentary, seasonal educational (Edventure) events
  • EARLY invitations/registration for special events and educational programs
  • 10% discount at the Walking Mountains bookstore

 Educator:  Your gift of $2,500 funds 1 month of Girls in Science classes at 1 elementary school

  • EdVenture benefits plus:
  • 1 ticket to A Taste of Nature or Reach for the Peak Award Dinner

 Visionary:  Your gift of $5,000 staffs the Nature Discovery Center with our trained Naturalists for 3 months

  • EdVenture benefits plus:
  • 2 tickets to A Taste of Nature or Reach for the Peak Award Dinner

Innovator:  Your gift of $10,000 staffs the Nature Discovery Center with our trained Naturalists for 6 months

  • EdVenture benefits plus:
  • 4 tickets to A Taste of Nature or Reach for the Peak Award Dinner
  • 50% one time discount on facility rental

Ambassador:  Your gift of $25,000 staffs the Nature Discovery Center with our trained Naturalists for 15 months

  • EdVenture benefits plus:
  • 10 tickets (a full table) to A Taste of Nature or Reach for the Peak Award Dinner
  • One time opportunity to utilize Walking Mountains facility for your event
  • Invitation to annual Legacy Luncheon with Board and staff leadership, other Ambassadors and Directors

Director:  Your gift of $50,000 or more staffs the Nature Discovery Center with our trained Naturalists for 30 months

  • EdVenture benefits plus:
  • 10 tickets (a full table) to A Taste of Nature or Reach for the Peak Award Dinner
  • One time opportunity to utilize Walking Mountains facility for your event
  • One custom designed outing for up to 10 guests with our talented educators
  • Invitation to annual Legacy Luncheon with Board and staff leadership, other Ambassadors and Directors

Value of benefits at all levels is less than 10% of total gift

      p.o. box 9469
318 walking mountains lane
        avon, co 81620

  970.827.9725 p 970.827.9730 f

 

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Walking Mountains operates under special use permit from the White River National Forest and is an equal opportunity service provider.  All or part of this operation is conducted on Public Lands under special permit from the U.S. Bureau of Land Management.

Walking Mountains Science Center™ is a 501(3c) nonprofit that provides place-based education in natural and environmental science through science programs for Eagle County schools, summer science day camps and overnight camps, adult and family excursions that take place across Vail, Colorado and Eagle County, Colorado. Graduate fellows can apply to be environmental educators and intern naturalists. Our educational programs enhance scientific literacy, build environmental awareness, and inspire stewardship in children, adults, residents and visitors to the Vail area and Rocky Mountains. The science center recently achieved LEED Platinum Certification for the Buck Creek Campus from the U.S. Green Building Council.