Do you appreciate The New Weis Center's role as a leading community resource, share our commitment to conservation, support our efforts to preserve our historic buildings and grounds, or love our programs and special events?

Please show your support and DONATE TODAY!

We are a small nonprofit - but our impact is large! In recognition of our success, we were honored to receive an "Excellence in Environmental Education" Pat Skelly Community Award from ANJEE (Alliance for NJ Environmental Education) in January, 2020. To keep the momentum going during this challenging time and beyond, we ask for your generous support to help The New Weis Center continue to survive and thrive!

Join or Renew NOW!

More Ways To Show Your Support!​

  • Donate - Make an additional one-time donation, a memorial donation, or include the Highlands Nature Friends (our nonprofit) in your estate plan.
  • Become a Sponsor or Corporate Donor. We thank and appreciate these individuals, groups and organizations for their generous support.
  • Volunteer - Your time, skills, and services; Contact Us if you'd like to help!
  • ​Donate supplies
  • Fundraisers - Participate in fundraisers and year-end giving. Show your support with the purchase of our logo t-shirts and water bottles, and NYNJTC hiking maps.
  • Support while you shop and search online, with Amazon Smile, GoodShop and GoodSearch

We hope you will help support the center by becoming a member. Your tax-deductible donation is essential to help with the expenses of owning and operating the Center, including building insurance, fire alarm maintenance, bringing utilities back online, plus ongoing work to restore the historic buildings and grounds! And now, during the pandemic, your membership donation will be used to help keep our staff on the payroll and continue offering programs that the community needs and appreciates. Members are also eligible for special discounts, events and thank-you gifts.

The New Weis Center is operated by The Highlands Nature Friends, Inc., a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt nonprofit. Membership donations are tax deductible as allowed by law.

ONLINE: Use the "Donate" button above to pay with PayPal, Debit or Credit Card.

BY MAIL: Please include a note indicating your membership level with your check made out to "The Highlands Nature Friends" and mail to: 150 Snake Den Road, Ringwood, NJ 07456


1) Sustaining/Recurring Memberships

Setup your membership donation as an automatic Recurring Monthly Payment, for any amount you decide, and cancel at any time. Monthly membership provides The New Weis Center with a predictable source of income, while making it easy and affordable for you to manage your budget. And since Sustaining members receive the benefits that correspond to the level of their total yearly (12 month) donation, you may qualify for additional gifts and discounts!

1) Click the "Donate" button above, choose "Make this a monthly donation" then click "Donate with PayPal" or "Donate with a Debit or Credit Card"  OR
2) Fill out and mail/email the membership form, and then contact your bank to setup the automatic monthly payment.

2) 1-Year Memberships

Join at any point during the year. Memberships term is one year, and are now setup on a rolling basis, beginning on the date we receive your payment.

Membership at any level is appreciated, but we hope you will consider joining at a higher level! Not sure if you are a current member? Contact Us.​