Become a Member

Become a Member of the Missouri Prairie Foundation
Become a Grow Native! Professional Level Member
Make a Special Contribution

Become a Member of the Missouri Prairie Foundation

More than 1,500 members support the work of the Missouri Prairie Foundation through membership dues and other contributions. Members receive a subscription to the Missouri Prairie Journal, invitations to prairie hikes, campouts, tours, workshops and other events, as well as a share in prairie conservation. All funds are spent in support of our Missouri prairie legacy.

The Missouri Prairie Foundation is a 501(c)(3) organization and all donations are fully tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law. Donors receive acknowledgment letters of their gifts.

Membership Brochure

MPF Contributor Recognition and Benefits

MPF recently developed two new donation categories—Gold and Silver Patrons—and clarified benefits for existing categories of giving levels to better recognize and reward the generosity of its members and other supporters. MPF greatly appreciates gifts of any amount, and is grateful to its members and other contributors who make MPF’s work possible.

Individual, family, or organization:

Regular Member—Annual Gift of $35 to $49

Friend Member—Annual Gift of $50 to $99

Supporting Member—Annual Gift of $100 to $249

Contributing Member—Annual Gift of $250 to $499

Sustaining Member—Annual Gift of $500 to $999
-Name or business and gift level listed in the MPF Annual Report in the Missouri Prairie Journal
-Personal invitation to Annual Meeting and Evening on the Prairie
-Personal invitation to annual MPF dinner
-Receive the Missouri Prairie Journal for one year
-Receive discounts on Grow Native! workshops

Lifetime Member—Gift of $1,000 or More (lump sum)
-Benefits listed above and:
-Two complimentary tickets to ticketed MPF events of patron’s choice
-Name or business listed in Lifetime Member section of one Missouri Prairie Journal issue annually
-Personalized thank you from MPF President and Executive Director
-Lifetime membership (includes the Missouri Prairie Journal for life)

Crawford & Christisen Compass Society Member—Annual Gift of $1,000 or More from lifetime members (cumulative or lump sum in a year)
-Benefits listed above and:
-Membership (year gift is made) to Crawford & Christisen Compass Society and invitation to Society dinner
-Name or business listed in Crawford & Christisen Compass Society Member section in one Missouri Prairie Journal issue

MPF Silver Patron—Annual Gift of $5,000 to $9,999
-Benefits listed above and:
-Name or business of patron featured in slide during MPF lectures and workshops
-Name or business verbally acknowledged at two MPF events of patron’s choice
-Four complimentary tickets to ticketed MPF events of patron’s choice
-Personalized thank you from MPF President and Executive Director
-Lunch with MPF Leadership
-Copy of Save the Last Dance book on grassland grouse
-Private tour of MPF prairie and/or Grow Native! member site

MPF Gold Patron—Annual Gift of $10,000 or More
-Benefits listed above and:
-Name or business verbally acknowledged at three MPF events of patron’s choice
-Six complimentary tickets to ticketed MPF events of patron’s choice

 

Pay by Check

If you wish to pay by check, please send your check along with your address and how you want your name(s) to appear in our membership database. If you are giving a gift membership, please provide the giftee’s contact information:

Send check and contact information to:
Missouri Prairie Foundation
c/o Martinsburg Bank
P.O. Box 856
Mexico, MO 65265-0856

Make a Special Contribution

Making a tax-deductible contribution outside of regular membership helps the Missouri Prairie Foundation carry out important conservation work. You may also wish to make a tax-deductible donation to the Missouri Prairie Foundation as a lasting tribute to a family member, friend or colleague.

Your gift will be acknowledged to you, and, if you wish, to those you are honoring. For more information, contact MPF at 1-888-843-6739 or info@moprairie.com.

Send check and contact information to:
Missouri Prairie Foundation
membership
c/o Martinsburg Bank
P.O. Box 856
Mexico, MO 65265-0856