Heron Society

The Heron Society recognizes prominent philanthropic support to sustain the Virginia Living Museum mission: Connecting people to nature through educational experiences that promote conservation!

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YOUR Impact as a Heron Society Donor:

  • Your leadership support endorses highly accredited capabilities in education, conservation, exhibits, and collections.
  • Your leadership supports a sanctuary for non-releasable native animal ambassadors and the highest quality professional standards in animal welfare.
  • Your gift empowers the VLM Community Education program, providing educational programs to a diverse audience

YOUR Benefits as a Heron Society Donor:

  • Enjoy recognition as a leading supporter of the Virginia Living Museum including name mentions in the Annual Report, Newsletters and Donor Board listings.
  • Enjoy a Personal Peek, a Virginia Living Museum interactive opportunity. Join Museum experts for an up close and personal peek into the inner workings of your Museum!
  • Enjoy unlimited admission to the Museum, Conservation Gardens and Abbitt Planetarium.
  • Enjoy invitations to Heron Society events and programs.


Heron Society Levels

Great Blue Heron Membership $5,000+ (Family w/8 guests)
American Egret Membership $2,500+ (Family w/8 guests)
Tricolor Heron Membership $1,500+ (Family w/6 guests)
Green Heron Membership $1,000+ (Family w/6 guests)