In-Kind Services

Very often the Springbrook Nature Center (SNC) and the Foundation (SNCF) have unfunded needs that require special expertise. In-Kind services would fulfill these needs and could be offered by individuals or organizations. If you have a special expertise and are willing to donate time and expertise, these In-Kind services are very welcome.

Examples of some In-kind services:

  • Technology – security, communication, website, social media
  • Desk Host – general office support, greet and direct visitors (especially weekends)
  • Marketing – ideas and implementation for additional free marketing
  • Exhibit revitalization – painting, repair, modification
  • Outside structural repair – bridges, fencing, boardwalks, etc.
  • Photography – Take wildlife or nature photography at Springbrook for use in brochures, exhibits, etc.
  • Painting – touch up and repainting of the interpretive center walls
  • Inside repair – cabinetry, doors, fixtures

Alternatively, as a visitor you may recognize a need and then volunteer to fill the need. To offer your help or make suggestions, please call 763-572-3588 or write your suggestions to

The Springbrook Nature Center Foundation is thankful for your contributions. They are important to Springbrook’s success.