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Click here for information about our annual Green Gala!

Other Ways to Support APEC!
Visit our online store for all your APEC apparel needs. Find clothing, bags, coffee cups, and more! Click here to shop!

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.

 

Basic Membership Benefits

Family

15% discounted fees for most programs
quarterly newsletters and advance notice of our program offerings
10% discount on APEC birthday parties
admission to Annual Membership Meeting
satisfaction of supporting a leading environmental organization in the state/region

 

$60

Individual

15% discounted fees for most programs
quarterly newsletters and advance notice of our program offerings
10% discount on APEC birthday parties
admission to Annual Membership Meeting
satisfaction of supporting a leading environmental organization in the state/region

 

$40

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

15% discounted fees for most programs
quarterly newsletters and advance notice of our program offerings
10% discount on APEC birthday parties
admission to Annual Membership Meeting
satisfaction of supporting a leading environmental organization in the state/region

 

$30

Senior with Child (One Individual over the age of 60 and grandchild)

15% discounted fees for most programs
quarterly newsletters and advance notice of our program offerings
10% discount on APEC birthday parties
admission to Annual Membership Meeting
satisfaction of supporting a leading environmental organization in the state/region

 

$40

CONTRIBUTING MEMBERSHIPS

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

Associate

20% discounted fees for most programs
quarterly newsletters and advance notice of our program offerings
10% discount on APEC birthday parties
admission to Annual Membership Meeting
satisfaction of supporting a leading environmental organization in the state/region

 

$100

Sustainer

20% discounted fees for most programs
quarterly newsletters and advance notice of our program offerings
10% discount on APEC birthday parties
admission to Annual Membership Meeting
satisfaction of supporting a leading environmental organization in the state/region

 

$250

Fellow

Private, guided trail walk and APEC Animal Meet-and-Greet for up to five people
25% discounted fees for most programs
quarterly newsletters and advance notice of our program offerings
10% discount on APEC birthday parties
admission to Annual Membership Meeting
satisfaction of supporting a leading environmental organization in the state/region

 

$500

Benefactor

Private, guided trail walk and APEC Animal Meet-and-Greet for up to five people
25% discounted fees for most programs
quarterly newsletters and advance notice of our program offerings
10% discount on APEC birthday parties
admission to Annual Membership Meeting
satisfaction of supporting a leading environmental organization in the state/region
$1000