Ways to be a Wildlife Hero:
GO DOOR TO DOOR in your neighborhood with your Coins for Critters Coin Box
HAVE A FUNDRAISER of your own – sell wildflower seeds or butterfly feeders that you make yourself!
USE OUR EVERDAYHERO LINK to raise funds on Facebook or other social media https://wildlife-heroes-coins-for-critters.everydayhero.com/us/get-started
Help children gain a stronger love for the wild and become a wildlife hero today!
What your donations can buy:
$3 buys 1 milkweed plant to provide food and cover for monarch butterflies and caterpillars
$10 buys 5 milkweed seed packets to grow 125 plants
$15 buys 25 butterfly tags to mark monarchs during migration
$50 buys A butterfly kit for researchers to catch, measure, record, and tag monarch butterflies
Wildlife in the Classroom or at Home
There are many ways to empower children to learn more about wildlife. With the Coins for Critters project, you can get children involved and feed their love for the wild! For an amazing project to encourage and teach the importance of wildlife through butterflies why not include them in creating a feeder. See https://www.diyncrafts.com/36001/home/gardening/10-diy-butterfly-feeders-will-add-beauty-butterflies-garden for instructions.
Not only is nature rewarded but, there are rewards for the classroom too! The class/school with the highest per student donation average each school year will receive a special recognition!
|Recognition Levels||Class Donation Average Per Student|
|A Wildlife Heroes badge for each student||$10 or more|
|A Wildlife Heroes badge and Wildlife-themed backpack clip||$25 or more|
|A Wildlife Heroes badge, Wildlife-themed backpack clip, and an ice cream party for your class||$50 or more|