Leadership Circle

With a donation of $1,000 or more, Openlands Leadership Circle members are conservation leaders, protecting and restoring natural spaces in our region for the benefit of all people. Join today and lead by example with an investment in healthy communities for a sustainable future. Membership is valid for 12 months – our gratitude is everlasting.

Join the Leadership Circle by choosing a level below!

For more information, please contact development@openlands.org or call 312.863.6261.

Bronze Member $1,000-$2,499

  • Distinctive recognition in Openlands’ Annual Report
  • An invitation for you and a guest to attend our annual Leadership Circle appreciation event
  • An exclusive invitation to the Leadership Circle’s annual learning series
  • A copy of Openlands’ bi-annual newsletter and Annual Report

Silver Member $2,500-$4,999

  • All of the above benefits, plus:
  • Course fees waived for all Openlands classes
  • A set of Openlands note cards

Gold Member $5,000-$9,999

  • All of the above benefits, plus:
  • Private tours for up to 10 guests of Openlands’ field work, including the Openlands Lakeshore Preserve
  • A special Openlands gift

Platinum Member $10,000-$24,999

  • All of the above benefits, plus:
  • Invitation to attend an intimate event with Openlands’ president and key program staff
  • The opportunity to designate your gift to the Openlands program of your choice with special updates on program progress

Emerald Member $25,000+

Photo: A Ruby-throated hummingbird at the Openlands Lakeshore Preserve by T.J. Nega