Get Involved

SHARE YOUR TALENTS

ECOS offers orientation sessions to introduce you to our advocacy work in the Sacramento region, and to learn about your interests and talents. We invite your enthusiasm, knowledge, experience, and dedication!  We need your help in the areas of events, fund raising, policy analysis, communications, and administrative support.

BECOME A MEMBER

Become a member to support ECOS’ mission and join in our work.  Help build our expertise coalition and community partnerships and maintain our activism and advocacy. Our events and spaces are accessible. We are a respectful group and will use the terms and language you have chosen for yourself.  We are deeply committed to social, environmental and racial justice, and inclusivity. All members receive the ECOS Newsletter. 

ECOS INDIVIDUAL AND FAMILY MEMBERS

Become a member at these dues levels for a full year:

$35Individuals
$60Families
$100Stewards
$500Lifetime

ECOS ORGANIZATIONAL MEMBERS

One of the reasons ECOS is so unique is the diverse array of organizational members that belong to our coalition. We seek new allies in the fight for sustainability and environmental justice in the Sacramento region. ECOS seeks reciprocal relationships with its organizational members, so we are stronger together.

Organizations interested in joining ECOS should write to office[at]ecosacramento[dot]net to set up an in-person meeting with ECOS directors, then complete the form below with dues for a year from January to December:

$100Organizations with annual budget of less than $10,000.
$200Organizations with annual budget $10,000 to $250,000.
$300Organizations with annual budget of more than $250,000.

Qualifications for becoming a voting organizational member:

  • Be a recognized entity in operation for at least 12 months;
  • Have at least 50 members, or 50 individual donors;
  • The ECOS Board of Directors must determine the entity has a substantial interest in the protection and enhancement of the environmental quality of Sacramento County and the greater Sacramento metropolitan area consistent with the stated purposes and objectives of ECOS.

Benefits of being a voting organizational member:

  • Voting representation on the ECOS Board of Directors;
  • Partnership, support and resources of the ECOS coalition and network, and other member organizations;
  • ECOS distribution of your announcements and alerts for increased community engagement;
  • Recognition of your organization as a steward for the environment.

HABITAT 2020 ORGANIZATIONAL MEMBERS

Habitat 2020 is ECOS’ Habitat & Conservation committee. It works to protect the lands, waters, wildlife and native plants in the Sacramento region. Any Sacramento environmental organization may join by agreeing to the Habitat 2020 charter, gaining the consent of all member organizations, and submitting the information in the form below and dues.

$500 Dues are for a year from January to December. Membership dues help to pay for staff.

WAYS TO JOIN

Online: Become a sustaining member.

By Check: Pay dues by check to Environmental Council of Sacramento, P.O. Box 1526, Sacramento, CA 95812; write “ECOS DUES” in the memo. By Email: If you want to speak directly with us about joining, you can reach us at office[at]ecosacramento[dot]net. Include your phone number and we will call you back.