Membership

ABA Code of Birding Ethics              NYSYBC Code of Conduct


NYSYBC's first field trip, August 16, 2008

Youth Members and Supporting Adults are NOT required to be residents of New York State! Partner Organizations are NOT required to be in NYS!

Youth & NYSYBC Alumna/Alumnus Student Members - Renew Online or With a Check

Supporting Adults - Join or Renew Online or With a Check

Partner Organizations - Join or Renew With a Check

Make a Donation - Online or With a Check

 

There are 4 membership categories, and they're all important!

  • Youth Member ($10/yr)
  • NYSYBC Alumna/Alumnus Student Member ($10/yr)
  • Supporting Adult Member ($20/yr)
  • Partner Organization ($25-100/yr, depending on the size of the organization—see details on form)

Youth Members

  • make new friends who share your passion for birds!
  • go on young birder field trips and other events throughout New York State.
  • join in on bird counts and other birding projects with other young birders.
  • contribute to and get email alerts about special events and resources for birders.
  • get photos, artwork, and writings published on this website and in newsletters around the state.
  • are eligible for NYSYBC scholarships
  • voice their ideas to help shape NYSYBC.

NYSYBC Alumna/Alumnus Sudent Members (NYSYBC Youth Members age 20 or above who continue their membership without interruption and are full-time students)

  • stay connected with your NYSYBC friends!
  • go on young birder field trips and other events throughout New York State.
  • contribute to and get email alerts about special events and resources for birders.
  • mentor younger birders in the club, lead field trips, make presentations, or just pitch in.

Supporting Adult Members

  • support an important project and a worthy cause.
  • participate in NYSYBC field trips (limited to 1-3 Supporting Adults per event...first come, first serve!)
  • receive periodic reports on NYSYBC activities
  • enjoy the satisfaction of helping young people grow into tomorrow's birding leaders, ornithologists, and stewards of the environment.
  • have the opportunity to help NYSYBC with transportation or other needs.

Partner Organizations

  • support an important project and a worthy cause.
  • enjoy the satisfaction of helping young people grow into tomorrow's birding leaders, ornithologists, and stewards of the environment.
  • have the opportunity to help NYSYBC with transportation or other needs.
  • receive periodic reports on NYSYBC activities
  • sponsor and lead NYSYBC field trips
  • have the opportunity to attract local young people into their own ranks by publicizing their partnership with NYSYBC and associated events.

Join our growing list of Partner Organizations!

Note: NYSYBC Partner Organizations must also be Member Clubs/Organizations of NYSOA, the parent organization of NYSYBC.
 

All NYSYBC members pledge to uphold

 
JOIN OR RENEW NOW!

Your membership will begin as soon as we receive your application and payment and will continue through December 31, 2010. Don't be left out!

Youth & NYSYBC Alumna/Alumnus Student Members - RENEW ONLINE!
Youth & NYSYBC Alumna/Alumnus Student Member Online Renewal

Supporting Adults - JOIN or RENEW ONLINE!
Supporting Adult Online Application or Renewal

 

Join or renew now by mailing in a paper form with a check:
 
 
  Youth Membership Form

 

  Supporting Adult Membership Form         Partner Organization Membership Form

 

Questions?

This page last updated 1/23/14