Become A Member

Virtual Explorers is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that connects students and teachers with women wildlife researchers worldwide. It is your support that allows us to do so. Thank you!

Your membership allows us to:

Virtual Explorers Membership

There are four membership levels to choose from although donations of any size are welcome:

  1. Friend of VE — $35.00 (Suggested)
  2. Classroom — $50.00 (All Classroom Members receive a certificate of membership, a welcome email from Virtual Explorers, and an email from the field when we are on an expedition.)
  3. Supporter — $250
  4. Patron — $500 or above (Please contact us if you would like your name mentioned on our website.)

There are two easy ways to become a member:

Pay by credit card. We use Network for Good for secure credit card transactions. All major credit cards are accepted.

Or download our Membership form here and mail it along with your check to our address. The Membership form is an Adobe Acrobat PDF file.

Please Note

  • Memberships are renewable on an yearly basis beginning August 15th of each year. Classroom members receive a certificate of membership, a welcome letter, and an email from the field when we are on an expedition.
  • The IRS requires that donors who claim a donation valued at $250 or more must have substantiation from the charity receiving the donation. VE will furnish this substantiation to you at the end of the calendar year.
  • We do not share our membership information with other individuals or organizations.