Membership Benefits

As a member of Oregon Parks Forever (previously Oregon State Parks Foundation), you join a team dedicated to enhancing and preserving special places and experiences in Oregon’s parks now and for future generations. Your gift supports projects and programs in Oregon parks that:

  • Protect facilities, amenities and trails that have already been built;
  • Promote healthy activities like hiking, camping, and cycling;
  • Increase environmental education opportunities;
  • Ensure Oregon’s parks are accessible to youth in under-served communities.

As a thank you for your support, membership levels starting at $75 will receive an annual subscription to 1859 Oregon’s Magazine.

Membership Levels

$75 Park Manager includes an annual subscription to 1859 Magazine (valued at $18.59).

$125 – $249 Park Explorer also includes special event invitations.

$250 – $499 Park Adventurer also includes special event invitations.

$500 – $999 Director’s Circle also includes special event invitations.

$1,000 – $4,999 Founder’s Circle also includes invitations to Founders’ Circle events.

$5,000+ Park Benefactor also includes invitations to connect with park leaders as well as other supporters of Oregon Parks Forever.

Tax Information

Oregon Parks Forever is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that relies on support through memberships and private contributions which are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by the law. Our Federal Tax ID: 93-1177836.

The Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act will let all taxpayers, even those who do not currently itemize their deductions,  claim a credit for up to $300 in total charitable donations in 2020 from their taxable income. Taxpayers will be able to claim the credit on their tax forms next year.