How to Help > Donate

The success of Lakeside Nature Center’s programs depend on generous support from individuals and corporations. These donations are used to:
• rehabilitate over 4,200 injured and young animals each year by helping purchase food, medicine and caging,
• support the Raptor Ambassador Program and Educational Animal displays,
• create and improve educational programs and special events,
• maintain and improve Fox Hollow Trail,
• build and maintain native Missouri gardens and habitats.

Wilma, Ornate Box Turtle and Education Animal. Photo © Juanita Bach

Raccoon in Rehab Hospital. Photo © Juanita Bach

Friends of Lakeside Nature Center

Become a Supporting Donor and receive the Friends of Lakeside Nature Center’s quarterly publication Nature’s Window.

Levels of Supporting Donors

Bronze: $500 

Silver: $1,000

Gold: $5,000

Buy a Brick
See your name, your child’s name or your company’s name on a brick in our beautiful courtyard, surrounded by wildflowers.

Donate an Item from our Amazon Wish List
Donate an item from the list or if you believe you may have another item that would help us, please call (816) 513-8960. Amazon Wish List

Checks can be made to Friends of Lakeside Nature Center and dropped off or mailed to:
Friends of Lakeside Nature Center 
4701 E Gregory Blvd
Kansas City, MO 64132

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