To see our current sponsors, go here: Bird Sponsors!

By sponsoring one of our educational birds, you help support that bird's care and role in our educational programs. Money raised through the Sponsor-a-bird program goes directly towards:

Larger donations also help support other program goals, such as improvements to our education programs, subsidizing of staff and more!

So how does it work? There are just three simple steps:

Step #1 - Choose a bird to sponsor

The following birds can be sponsored - to learn more about them, click their photos below or visit our birds page:

apollo artemis chinook einstein ellesmere freyja
hunter indiana mowat puck & oberon whistler


Step #2 - Choose a sponsorship level

Level Amount Awards
Nature Lovers Club $25 -Recognition on website and social media
-Sponsorship certificate (electronic)
-Charitable tax recept
Wildlife Wardens Club $50 -Recognition on website and social media
-Sponsorship certificate (mailed)
-Glossy, 8x10 photo of sponsored bird
-Charitable tax receipt
Ecosystem Guardians Club $100 -Recognition on website and social media
-Sponsorship certificate (mailed)
-Glossy, 8x10 photo of sponsored bird
-Small Wild Ontario merchandise package
-Charitable tax receipt
Planet Defenders Club $500 -Recognition on website and social media
-Sponsorship certificate (mailed)
-Behind-the-scenes tour for up to 4 people*
-Charitable tax receipt
Green Future Club $1000 -Recognition on website and social media
-Framed sponsorship certificate
-Free, 1-hour program for group of your choice**
-Charitable tax receipt

*Please note that we are constructing a new bird-housing facility, and tours will be available upon building completion in fall 2017!
**Within a 1-hour driving distance from Guelph. Programs at greater distance will require an additional travel fee.

Step #3 - Fill out the form!

To complete your sponsorship online, click on the button below to go to our online form. Once you have completed the form, you will be directed to the University of Guelph's secure donation page to make your donation!

To complete your sponsorship by mail, print the following form:

If you have any questions about sponsorship, please don't hesitate to contact us!

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