Support Red Oak Nature Center

When you support Red Oak Nature Center, you’re helping keep the Nature Center free to visitors who love the great outdoors and natural wildlife as much as you do! Friends of Red Oak receive a quarterly newsletter, can receive recognition on our website and are invited to attend free appreciation nights.

Benefits of Supporting Red Oak Nature Center:
  • Supports low-cost or free programming
  • Offset animal care costs, which allows our animal ambassadors better enrichment and enclosure options
  • Better programming tools and supplies for participants
  • Help to attain and retain the highest quality of environmental educators
  • The pride in helping connect our community to nature, joining as a ”Friend of Red Oak!”

Sponsorship Opportunities

Corporate Partnerships

An investment in Red Oak Nature Center represents a collaboration with the region’s premier facility for nature and conservation education. Beyond enriching the lives of everyone who visits the Red Oak Nature Center, your association with a beloved landmark sends a clear message to the community about your dedication to preserving open space, connecting children to nature through education and hands-on experiences, and promoting a sense of ownership among residents for parks, conservation and environmental stewardship.

Find the right fit for your budget. Our flexible options offer opportunities for businesses of all sizes. Businesses can choose to become a sponsor or make a contribution that assists with an event or program.

Event Opportunities

Sponsoring an event with Red Oak Nature Center allows you to reach community members who share a common passion for nature and natural wildlife. By becoming an event sponsor, your business brand, mission and message will be featured in promotional materials such as signs, social media and Fox Valley Park District publications and on-site opportunities that reach thousands of patrons in our diverse communities.

For partnership and event opportunities, contact Frank Johnson at or 630-966-4515.