Corporate Membership

Join us as a Corporate Partner and show your company’s commitment to the environment, enhance your employee engagement and team building, and increase your brand recognition and leadership with the conservation community.


Corporate Workdays

From tree plantings to river clean-ups, Corporate Workdays are impactful ways to inspire employee engagement while improving the communities where you live and work. Workdays are customizable to fit your company’s interests and include post-event blogs ready to share with your customers and friends. BMO Harris Bank Gives Back in Community Gardens.

Annual Luncheon Sponsorships

Demonstrate your commitment to the environment and increase your brand recognition and visibility by sponsoring the Openlands Annual Luncheon, the Chicago region’s largest gathering of the conservation community. Sponsorships range from $2,000 to $50,000.

Programmatic Support

Directly impact the programs that most inspires your company, employees and customers by becoming the Principal Corporate Supporter of one of Openlands’ initiatives.

Programmatic support can fit your company’s interests, and includes a blog post highlighting your impact on a program. BNSF Railway and US Forest Service support Birds in my Neighborhood field trips.

LEED Certification

Openlands is the largest land trust accredited by the Land Trust Alliance in Illinois. As such, donations to Openlands can be used to fulfill credit SSc5.1 for both new and existing buildings seeking LEED certification. Learn more.

In-Kind Support

Openlands relies on products and services that help us successfully implement many of our programs. In-Kind donations provide direct budget relief for our work.

For more information on our corporate membership, please contact development@openlands.org or call 312.863.6261.