Join the Sustainer Program

Thank you for joining The Sustainer Program! Your monthly contribution will allow for us to conserve the Wissahickon Valley Park for generations to come. All levels include invitations to our events, a quarterly newsletter, a membership card, our annual calendar, and a map of the Park. Please choose the level that you would like to donate below:

Basic Recurring Membership

A monthly gift of $5 helps provide refreshments for one of our many volunteer service days. These typically include light snacks, water, and a piping hot cup of coffee for our hardworking volunteers!

This level of gift includes an FOW car decal!

Contributing Recurring Membership

A monthly gift of $10 supports the training of one Trail Ambassador or Crew Leader.  They are experts of the Wissahickon Valley Park, hosting public hikes and stewarding the park by building and maintaining trails and restoring the natural habitat.

This gift level receives a car decal and a Sustainer hat!

Most popular: Sponsor Recurring Membership

A monthly gift of  $20 helps us maintain the important tools and field equipment we use to improve the over 50 miles of natural surface trails and respond quickly, effectively and thoughtfully to the most pressing habitat and infrastructure needs of the park.

A gift at this level receives our most popular shirt design- a throwback-style Wissahickon Valley Park “It’s the Schist!” shirt.

Patron Recurring Membership

A monthly gift of $45 provides the materials needed for one graffiti removal volunteer service day. Removing graffiti keeps the Wissahickon Valley Park clean and beautiful for all who visit.

This level receives a travel mug!

Leader Recurring Membership

A monthly gift of $75 helps fund the bluebird box program for 6 months. Bird boxes help restore habitat for the Eastern Bluebirds in Andorra and Houston Meadows, prompting a comeback of these once-threatened native species.

Donors at this level receive an FOW branded tote!

SGF Recurring Membership

A monthly gift of $100 invests in the power of environmental education and stewardship for 3 months through the Little Friends of the Wissahickon Program! This provides transportation, materials, and supplies to bring Philadelphia students out to experience the unique urban wildness of the Wissahickon.

A gift at this level receives all of the amazing gifts listed above plus recognition as a Benefactor in our major giving circle, the Society of Generous Friends.