The Lifetime level is intended to give the Wild Ones member the means to make a long-term commitment to the Wild Ones mission and its goals. For your support, you will receive our Certificate of Appreciation (complete with special framing), recognizing your contribution to Wild Ones, acknowledgement in the Wild Ones Journal and a bunch of other perks! And, as an added benefit, the Lifetime Household member will no longer make annual membership renewal payments. What is the cost? The cost for a Household Lifetime Membership are $1,500 per household, and can be paid in a lump sum or over a period of three years in $500 increments. The membership applies to the household, which includes children under 18 years of age. One address per membership. What becomes of the funds? The funds are placed in a restricted trust account which stipulates that an amount equal to annual dues is removed each year and from which a portion is paid the local chapter as their annual dues reimbursement.
What are the benefits to Wild Ones as an organization? A Lifetime Membership is the ultimate statement about your devotion to native landscaping! It gives you a lifetime of benefits and provides Wild Ones with the financial support to maintain a strong organization. As a Lifetime Household Member, you’ll never receive another renewal notice, and you’ll receive all the benefits of membership for life.
Are there other benefits to the Lifetime Household Membership? There is the income tax deduction, if you choose to take deductions, plus the regularly published Wild Ones Journal, membership in the local chapter in your area, and all the other great benefits available to Wild Ones members including membership premiums or thank yous. Oh, and one last benefit. As our special thank you, there is a 10% discount on Wild Store merchandise. Just enter Lifetime in the coupon box or remind us at the time of your Wild Ones merchandise order.