Sponsor a raptor

An owl

Sponsoring an ambassador bird is a fun way to support the work of The Raptor Center. Your sponsorship helps feed, house, and provide medical care for our educational raptor ambassadors, who are unable to return to the wild due to a permanent injury.

A sponsor gift can be made in honor of a person or event, or in memory of someone. Follow the quick and easy steps below to sponsor a raptor today!

  • Click the "Sponsor a raptor" button below to take you to the giving page
  • Click "Make a gift", then "Make your donation"
  • Type the value you wish to donate based on the sponsor levels listed on this page. If you'd like to make the gift in honor or memory of someone, specify on this page. Click "Next"
  • After entering your personal information select the "Add Special Instructions" box and tell us which bird or birds you'd like to sponsor
  • Enter your payment information and click "Make your donation"

Once we process your gift, we will email or mail your certificate and Sponsor a Raptor materials based on your sponsorship level

Sponsor a raptor

For assistance, please email [email protected]

Levels of sponsorship


Bird Buddy
Bird Buddy sponsorship level

Sponsorship amount: $25

Feeds a bald eagle for seven days.

Your sponsorship includes:
An emailed sponsorship certificate.

Become a Bird Buddy

Peregrine Pal
Peregrine Pal sponsorship level

Sponsorship amount: $50

Provides equipment such as leashes, enrichment toys, hutches and perches for two peregrine falcons.

Your sponsorship includes:
A sponsorship certificate and a photograph of your raptor.

Become a Peregrine Pal

Owl Ally
Owl Ally sponsorship level

Sponsorship amount: $150

Feeds two owls for one month.

Your sponsorship includes:
A physical certificate and photograph of your raptor, a tour of The Raptor Center for you and three guests, and a private, scheduled visit with the raptor you have sponsored.

Become an Owl Ally 

Raptor Medic
Raptor Medic sponsorship level

Sponsorship amount: $500

Annual medical exams for two raptors, including radiographs, blood work, and medications.

Your sponsorship includes:
A physical certificate and photograph of your raptor, a tour of The Raptor Center for you and five guests, and a private, scheduled visit with the raptor you have sponsored.

Become a Raptor Medic

Raptor Wingman
Raptor Wingman sponsorship level

Sponsorship amount: $1000

Training, food, supplements, and individual mew housing for a raptor for 12 months.

Your sponsorship includes:
A physical certificate and photograph of your raptor, a tour of The Raptor Center for you and ten guests, a private, scheduled visit with the raptor you have sponsored, and a chance to watch a training session with the raptor.

Become a Raptor Wingman