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Other Ways to Support APEC!

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!
Do your online shopping through Goodshop. They also offer a wide range of online retailers (and coupons!) and a portion of your purchase will benefit APEC.
Use Goodsearch as your default search engine, or install their add-on to your browser! APEC gets a penny every time you search the internet!
Stop by Buffalo Exchange in Astoria (29-16 Ditmars Blvd, Astoria, NY 11105) and be sure to bring your reusable bag! APEC is a recipient of the Buffalo Exchange Tokens for Bags® program through June 2014
Alley Pond Environmental Center Inc. 2013-2014

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:

Capital Monies allocated for New Green Building and Other Improvements:
$5,000,000 Former Queens Borough President Helen Marshall
$3,673,000 Queens City Council delegation
$1,000,000 NYC Council allocation by current NYS Senator Tony Avella during his council term
$1,000,000 NYS Senate allocation by former NYS Senator Frank Padavan
$1,000,000 DEP allocation new building project

General Operating Expenses
$51,245 NYC Dept. of Cultural Affairs
$45,535 NYS NHT Zoos, Botanical Gardens & Aquariums
$25,000 Bloomberg Philanthropies
NYC Councilman Mark Weprin (DYCD)
$20,000+ Frank Padavan
NYC Council District 19
$16,500 Consolidated Edison of New York
$10,000 Capital One Bank
  Former Queens Borough President Helen Marshall
  Robert & Toni Bader Charitable Foundation
  Former NYC Councilman James Gennaro
  Elaine Alberts
$5,000+ Former NYC Councilman Comrie
  National Fish and Wildlife Foundation
  TD Bank
  Tully Environmental, Inc.
  National Grid
  Richard & Susan Blum
  Dr. Andrew Kolodny
  Gary & Denise Rosenberg
$3,000 Mizumi Sushi & Seafood Buffet
$1,000+ Joseph & Bernice Tanenbaum Foundation
  John Charos
  Patricia Costello
  John Moser
  Central Veterinary Associates
  Mars Diesel
  Mr. & Mrs. Fedorow
  Fran Filloramo-Molitor
  New York Community Bank
  Euler-Revaz Family Foundation
  Rita Sherman
  Mr. & Mrs. St. John
  Calamis Family
  Stracher Family
  Environmental Logistics Services
  Ratosky & Trainor
$500+ Astoria Federal Savings Bank
  Madeline Filloramo
  Ink-It Printing
  Liberty Sales
  William & Vicki Nieter
  Community Church of Douglaston
  Barbara Friedman
  Terri Thomson
  Keil Bros.Inc.
  IBEW Local Union #3
  Lydia and Randy Rock
  JetBlue
  Eileen Bremner
  ERM
  Mr. & Mrs. A. Scuderi
  East Coast Mines and Materials
  Steven Martin
  Temple Sholom
  Armellino Fmaily Foundation
  Kikitkumar Parkh
  Saxon Limited-On Site Relief
  Clean Earth
  Lorraine Engenito
  Joan Bluestone

Join/donate
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 do not need a PayPal account to donate.

Donations:
You can make a donation via phone by using a credit card, or by the paypal link below. Please call APEC at 718-229-4000 to discuss your donation.

You can donate $10, $25, $50, $100, $500, or any amount you wish!


Memberships:
Members receive a 10% discount on birthday parties and bird seed sales, as well as discounts on many of our programs and the ability to register early for most programs. Please note, all memberships are for one year.
Individual (adult only)

quarterly newsletters and advance notice of our program offerings
discounted fees for most adult programs
10% discount on APEC's twice a year Bird Seed Sale
admission to Annual Membership Meeting
satisfaction of supporting a leading environmental organization in the state/region

$40
Family

quarterly newsletters and advance notice of our program offerings
priority registration for early childhood education programs
discounted fees for most family, adult, and children's programs
10% discount on APEC's twice a year Bird Seed Sale
10% discount on APEC birthday parties
admission to Annual Membership Meeting
satisfaction of supporting a leading environmental organization in the state/region


$60
Senior (over 60)

all of the above benefits INDIVIDUAL Membership Benefits for 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
College Student

all of the above benefits INDIVIDUAL Membership Benefits for a full-time college student
$30
     
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