Become a Member
Your annual commitment to the mission of Conservation Foundation of the Gulf Coast is the heart and soul of our success. Membership provides the solid base of support the organization needs to provide permanent protection of our irreplaceable landscapes and wildlife. Become a member, renew your membership or give the gift of membership today for a year full of great benefits.
Enjoy environmental education events and outdoor activities such as professionally led kayaking trips, bird watching, hiking, star gazing, planting native plants, biology in the bay adventures and much more. As a member of Conservation Foundation of the Gulf Coast, you will receive our newsletter and invitations to special events like the free Fall Family Festival and The Palm Ball named "Most Beautiful Event" by Sarasota Magazine.
Most importantly, as a member you receive the satisfaction of knowing you are helping to save the land and legacy of Florida’s Gulf Coast.
General Membership Levels
Barrier Island Society
Barrier Island Member $1,000
Barrier Island Sponsor $5,000
Barrier Island Patron $10,000
Barrier Island Benefactor $25,000
The Barrier Island Society provides the majority of operational support neccessary to sustain the Foundation. Members of the Barrier Island Society receive all the benefits of general membership plus invitations to special events.
Major donors are invited to membership in the Palmer Circle, named in the spirit of conservation demonstrated by some of the Gulf Coast's earliest residents. Families like the Scherers and Palmers legacy of land led directly to the conservation of special places like Historic Spanish Point, Myakka River State Park, Jim Neville Marine Preserve, Oscar Scherer State Park, Palmer Point Beach, South Lido Park and other treasured open spaces.
We thank all our members, donors and volunteers who provide the energy, passion and resources necessary as we continue to protect bays beaches and barrier islands on the Gulf Coast.
Our staff is here to help. Please contact us Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at 941.918.2100 or email email@example.com
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News & Events
Join Conservation Foundation of the Gulf Coast on Tuesday, May 7th at 10:00 to 11:30am and enter the fascinating world of bird rookeries.
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