Become an Animal Advocate


As an animal advocate, not only does your donation provide necessary care for your special sponsored creature, but you can also become a “voice” for that species! Animal Advocate sponsorships make great gifts or can be a rewarding experience for a classroom or scout group.

Groups and individuals can sponsor any of our animals or bird feeding area

  • $10 per month
  • $55 per 6 months
  • $100 per year
  • Aquatic Turtles:

  • Eastern Box Turtle:

  • Leucistic Rat Snake:

  • Ornate Box Turtle:

  • Bird Feeding Area:

Optional Animal Advocates Packet includes

  • Personalized adoption certificate
  • Wild animal fact sheet
  • 20% coupon to the Museum of the Grand Prairie Store
  • Your name and picture posted at the Homer Lake Interpretive Center

Unfortunately, our reptiles cannot be re-released into the wild. But they do support us in our role as stewards of our natural heritage, teaching a greater appreciation and understanding of wild animals and their dwindling natural habitats.

For more information call (217) 896-2455 or email [email protected].