Membership

Your support of the Wolf River Conservancy shows your commitment to preserve and enhance the Wolf River and its watershed as a sustainable natural resource. Become a part of the Conservancy's efforts to preserve the Wonder of the Wolf.

What your donation supports:
  • Preserving the Wonder of the Wolf through our land conservation projects, that protect the water, woodlands and wildlife of the Wolf River
  • Providing educational and recreational opportunities for our community to appreciate and protect the Wonder of the Wolf
  • Building and maintaining the Wolf River Greenway Trail Project

As a part of our new membership and giving plan, any gift of $35 or greater qualifies you as a member of the Wolf River Conservancy. Based on your gift level, you will receive the following benefits (outlined below).

If you would prefer to make an offline contribution, please include this form along with your check and mail to the Wolf River Conservancy, PO Box 11031, Memphis, TN 38111. Please make checks payable to the Wolf River Conservancy.

The Wolf River Conservancy is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit Tennessee Corporation. Our federal ID number is 62-1245975. All gifts are tax deductible to the extent allowed by the law.


Neshoba Circle (Monthly Giving)

The Wolf River was once called Neshoba - the Native American word for grey wolf. The Neshoba Circle represents those special supporters of the Wolf River Conservancy who are dedicated to preserving the Wonder of the Wolf each and every day.

Please consider becoming a monthly and sustaining supporter of the Wolf River Conservancy. You will be recongnized as a member of the Neshoba Circle and your monthly contribution will help WRC sustain our work! Once you make your initial donation, future donations will be charged automatically from your account on the same day each month. In additional to special recognition as a Neshoba Circle member, your benefits will match the level of your annual gift (see donor levels below). 

Advantages of the Neshoba Circle are:
- Convenience: a no-hassle kind of giving that does lasting good
- Eco-friendly: reduces the mail and lowers costs, so more funds go to conservationan
- Contributary Listing in the Annual Report edition of Currents, unless "anonymous" is requested


Individual (Gift of $35-$124) 

An Individual Member (gift between $35-$124) receives the following WRC membership benefits:

  • Advance notice of our education events and guided hikes
  • Monthly "Members Only" guided paddle trips
  • Monthly e-Newsletter with informative features and stories
  • Currents, the Wolf River Conservancy biannual newsletter mailed
  • Wolf River Conservancy decal
  • Members-only discounts & invitations
    Wolf River Conservancy Membership Card good for a 10% discount at Outdoors, Inc.

Family (Gift of $70-$124)

A Family Member (gift between $70-$124) receives the following WRC membership benefits for you and your family:

  • Advance notice of our education events and guided hikes
  • Monthly "Members Only" guided paddle trips
  • Monthly e-Newsletter with informative features and stories
  • Currents, the Wolf River Conservancy biannual newsletter
  • Wolf River Conservancy decal
  • Members-only discounts & invitations  
  • Wolf River Conservancy Membership Card good for a 10% discount at Outdoors, Inc.

Guide (Gift of $125-$249)  

A Guide Member (gift between $125-$249) receives the following WRC membership benefits:

  • Advance notice of our education events and guided hikes
  • Monthly "Members Only" guided paddle trips
  • Monthly e-Newsletter with informative features and stories
  • Currents, the Wolf River Conservancy periodic newsletter
  • Wolf River Conservancy decal
  • Members-only discounts & invitations
  • Wolf River Conservancy Membership Card good for a 10% discount at Outdoors, Inc.  
  • Special Edition Wolf River Conservancy map
  • Contributary Listing in the Annual Report edition of Currents, unless "anonymous" is requested

Pathfinder (Gift of $250-$499)

A Pathfinder Member (gift between $250-$499) receives the following WRC membership benefits:

  • Advance notice of our education events and guided hikes
  • Monthly "Members Only" guided paddle trips
  • Monthly e-Newsletter with informative features and stories
  • Currents, the Wolf River Conservancy biannual newsletter
  • Wolf River Conservancy decal
  • Members-only discounts & invitations
  • Wolf River Membership Card good for a 10% discount at Outdoors, Inc.
  • Special Edition Wolf River Conservancy map
  • Contributary Listing in the Annual Report edition of Currents, unless "anonymous" is requested
  • Wolf River Conservancy water bottle or mug (for first-time members)

Trailblazer (Gift of $500-$999)

A Trailblazer Member (gift between $500-$999) receives the following WRC membership benefits:

  • Advance notice of our education events and guided hikes
  • Monthly "Members Only" guided paddle trips
  • Monthly e-Newsletter with informative features and stories
  • Currents, the Wolf River Conservancy biannual newsletter
  • Wolf River Conservancy decal
  • Members-only discounts & invitations
  • Wolf River Membership Card good for a 10% discount at Outdoors, Inc.
  • A Special Edition Wolf River Conservancy map
  • Contributary Listing in the Annual Report edition of Currents, unless "anonymous" is requested          
  • Wolf River Conservancy water bottle or mug (for first-time members)
  • Wolf River Conservancy fleece vest (for first-time members)

Guardian (Gift of $1,000 or greater)

A Guardian Member (gift of $1,000 or greater) receives the following WRC membership benefits:

  • Advance notice of our education events and guided hikes
  • Monthly "Members Only" guided paddle trips
  • Monthly e-Newsletter with informative features and stories
  • Currents, the Wolf River Conservancy biannual newsletter
  • Wolf River Conservancy decal
  • Members-only discounts & invitations
  • Wolf River Conservancy Membership Card good for a 10% discount at Outdoors, Inc.
  • A Special Edition Wolf River Conservancy map
  • Contributary Listing in the Annual Report edition of Currents, unless "anonymous" is requested
  • Wolf River Conservancy water bottle or mug (for first-time members)
  • Wolf River Conservancy fleece vest (for first-time members)
  • Invitation to special annual Wolf River Conservancy Guardian event

Gift Membership

A Gift Membership to the Wolf River Conservancy receives the following WRC benefits based on the level of the gift, as outlined above.

Gift Memberships are perfect ideas for:

  • Birthdays
  • Anniversaries
  • Stocking Stuffers and Holiday Gifts
  • Graduation Presents