Important Links

Click here for information about our annual Green Gala!

Other Ways to Support APEC!
Welzoo is a new, exciting way to support us. Simply go to www.welzoo.com and make it your start page. Every day you go online, Welzoo will make a donation on your behalf. This opens the door for us to raise much-needed funds for our operations, at no cost to anyone!APEC Welzoo

Goodshop works with thousands of stores to get you deals like Amazon coupons to Macys deals to Vistaprint savings AND donates a portion of what you spend back to APEC! APEC Goodshop

AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support APEC every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at smile.amazon.com, you'll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as Amazon.com, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate .5% of the purchase price of eligible items to APEC.

To shop at AmazonSmile simply go to smile.amazon.com from the web browser on your computer or mobile device. You log in using your existing Amazon account; your cart, wishlists, and registries are all carried over automatically!

Do your online shopping through ShopforMuseums.com. Anyone shopping online with your favorite national retailers can have a portion of your purchase directed to APEC at no additional cost to you!

ShopforMuseums.com- Create a free donation when you shop online

Alley Pond Environmental Center Inc.

Alley Pond Environmental Center is housed in a building owned by the New York City Department of Parks & Recreation and this program is supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, in partnership with the City Council and private funding provided by:

Donors Providing Capital Monies Allocated For New Green Building And Other Improvements:
$8,673,000:

Queens City Council delegation

$5.0 Million Queens Borough President Funding through Former Queens Borough President Helen Marshall 
$2.0 Million Queens Borough President Melinda Katz 
$1.0 Million NYC Council allocation by current NYS Senator Tony Avella during his Council term 

NYC Councilman Paul Vallone

NYS Senate allocation by former NYS Senator Frank Padavan

DEP allocation new building project

Donors Providing General Operating Expenses:
$120,000+ NYC Councilman Paul Vallone

$60,000+ NYC Councilman Barry Grodenchik NYC Council District 28

Councilwoman Adrienne Adams & Queens Delegation

NYS NHT Zoos, Botanical Gardens & Aquariums  

$50,000+ NYC Council Speaker’s Initiative through the Queens Delegation
$35,000+ NYC Councilman Costa Constantinides 
$20,000 NYC Councilwoman Karen Koslowitz

NYC Councilman Daniel Dromm

$15,000+ NYS Senator Tony Avella

NYS Assemblywoman Viviane E. Cook

Consolidated Edison of New York 

$5,000 + NYC Councilman Peter Koo

Barnes & Noble Manhasset

Chiang family of Mizumi Restaurant

National Grid

One Point of Light Foundation

Queens County Savings Bank (a division of New York Community Bank)

SunPower by EmPower Solar

$1,000+ Richard & Susan Blum

Central Veterinary Associates

Douglaston Development

Flushing Chamber of Commerce

HUB International

Marcia Kaplan-Mann

Fran Filloramo-Molitor

New York Hiking Club

Joseph & Bernice Tanenbaum Foundation

Teamsters Local 210

Terri Thomson

Walter Wientge, Jr.

$500+ John & Patricia Charos

Cord Meyer

Dime Community Bank

Dit Cheung (Oriental Trophy)

 Enterprise Association Steamfitters Union Local 638

ERM

Fournier family

First Central Savings Bank

Barbara Friedman

Helms Brothers Mercedes-Benz

IBEW Local Union # 3

Ink-It Printing

Alice Lee & Vincent Mann

Peoples Computer Services

Rita Sherman

Dimitri Tsimoyianis

Did you know that:

$350 a month would feed and care for our live animals
$1,000 a month would buy supplies to keep APEC clean
$1,000 a year would keep the grounds and trails useable
$1,600 would print Tidings, our quarterly program guide/newsletter
$1,875 a month would enable us to provide our unique programs for children
$500 would enable us to replace our aging lawn mowers
$1,000 would enable us to improve some animal housing

APEC is an IRS-designated 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. You can now make your tax-deductible donation online with Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover or a PayPal account.

You can make a donation via phone by using a credit card, or online here. Please call APEC at 718-229-4000 to discuss your donation.

Support APEC's future financial well-being with a planned gift, such as a bequest in your will or trust. Planned giving, commonly also called a legacy program, is a contribution arranged in the present with the intention of allocation at a future date.

To learn more about how to leave a lasting legacy, click here to view our Living Legacy brochure.

 

Members receive a 10% discount on birthday parties and as discounts on many of our programs. Please note, all memberships are for one year.

To learn more about our membership program, please view our membership brochure.

Now that you're ready to become a member, click here to select your membership level.

Please note, if purchasing a membership with the intent of registering your children or other adults, you must first add them to the account, and then check them off on the membership tab on the "My Account" page (TWO STEPS), otherwise you will not see the Member Prices when you go to register them. If you have any trouble, please call Sasha (ext. 214) or Linda (ext. 204).

Basic Membership Benefits

Family

quarterly newsletters and advance notice of our program offerings
discounted fees at most programs
10% discount on APEC birthday parties
admission to Annual Membership Meeting
satisfaction of supporting a leading environmental organization in the state/region

 

$60

Individual

quarterly newsletters and advance notice of our program offerings
discounted fees at most programs
admission to Annual Membership Meeting
satisfaction of supporting a leading environmental organization in the state/region

 

$40

College Student (18+) or Senior Citizen (60+)

all of the above benefits INDIVIDUAL Membership Benefits for a full-time college student or an individual over age 60

 

$30

Senior with Child

all of the above FAMILY benefits for one individual over age 60 and one grandchild

 

$40

CONTRIBUTING MEMBERSHIPS

For those wishing additional benefits while providing a greater measure of support

Associate

all of the above Family benefits plus
two tickets to a special day at APEC

 

$100

Sustainer

all of the above Family benefits plus
four tickets to a special day at APEC

 

$250

Fellow

all of the above Family benefits plus
four tickets to a special day at APEC
a free copy of an APEC Publication

 

$500

Benefactor

all of the above Family benefits plus
four tickets to a special day at APEC
a free copy of an APEC Publication
two tickets to APEC’s Annual Gala
$1000