There are many ways that you can help support the HawkQuest educational mission!
HawkQuest gratefully accepts donations of money and in-kind gifts in support of its educational programs and birds:
Purchases from our gift shop support our birds and educational programs:
You or your school or business can assist HawkQuest by adopting a raptor. If you are interested, please click on the appropriate link below:[an error occurred while processing this directive]
HawkQuest annual memberships are available at a variety of levels (individual, student, family, corporate), and help support our birds by providing for care and feeding, maintenance of their housing, and by subsidizing our educational lectures.
Depending on membership level, members receive benefits such as discounts on HawkQuest merchandise, attendance at special HawkQuest events, and special appearances by HawkQuest at your company.
HawkQuest conducts ongoing training classes throughout the year. This unique learning experience teaches volunteers to interact with HawkQuest's magnificent raptors safely in a variety of settings. The requirements for volunteering are that you:
A $50 class fee is required.
- be at least 18 years of age
- have a current tetanus shot
- attend a 16 hour volunteer class
- observe 2 lectures, 1 booth event and 2 field programs within 30 days of completion of the class
- spend at least 8 hours per month handling a bird in each of the two months after the class
- spend at least 4 hours per month handling a bird thereafter
For more information on volunteering or to get on a list for the next class, please call (303) 690-6959.
If you are interested in volunteering, please click on this Volunteer Application link, complete and print the Volunteer Application and mail it to HawkQuest. (Note: You can either fill out the form on your computer and print it out, or print the blank form and fill it out by hand.) A representative of HawkQuest will contact you soon after receiving your Volunteer Application.
You or your organization can assist HawkQuest in spreading its message by sponsoring a lecture or other program. If you are interested, please contact HawkQuest at (303) 690-6959.