Our Official Partners
Partners are organizations that we continuously work with for educational programs, fundraising, and growth.
Cherokee Ranch & Castle Foundation
The Cherokee Ranch & Castle Foundation is committed to the preservation of our 3,400-acre secluded sanctuary. It includes a natural environment, wildlife, and 22 historic structures. We are committed to enhancing cultural life in Colorado and providing youth and adult educational opportunities devoted to western heritage, preservation, wildlife and the arts.
Colorado Parks and Wildlife
The mission of Colorado Parks and Wildlife is to perpetuate the wildlife resources of the state, to provide a quality state parks system, and to provide enjoyable and sustainable outdoor recreation opportunities that educate and inspire current and future generations to serve as active stewards of Colorado's natural resources.
Bluff Lake Nature Center
Bluff Lake Nature Center is a nonprofit agency that owns and manages a unique urban wildlife refuge and outdoor classroom in Denver. The refuge is home to an abundance of animals and native plants, which thrive in a variety of habitats.
Aerie Nature Series - Perry Conway
In his long and highly successful career as animal advocate, Perry has presented programs to over 2 million people on the value of wildlife and wild places. His multi-media programs last about an hour and are ideal as a source of curriculum enrichment for students and teachers as well. Perry was the first in Colorado to bring live raptors into classrooms in the 1970s! He created the ability to keep non-releasable raptors in our state for educational presentations.
Pikes Peak Community College
Nature's Educators is part of PPCC's curriculum for Animal Training and Behavior, Intro to Zoo Keeping, and Birds! Students do on-site labs and internships through us. PPCC is the largest, most diverse place of higher learning in Southern Colorado, Pikes Peak Community College throws the doors of opportunity wide open.
Community College of Denver
Nature's Educators provides internship opportunities through CCD's veterinary science program! Located on the vibrant Auraria Campus in downtown Denver, Community College of Denver is student-centered and dedicated to providing an exceptional education. Our diverse community of motivated learners applaud our small-class sizes and flexible schedules, award-winning professors, extensive advisory and support services, world-class facilities, easy access via RTD light rail, and affordable tuition.
Metro Denver Parrot Rescue
MDPR’s mission is to provide care for companion birds surrendered to shelters in the Denver/Front Range region and find them loving, permanent homes.
Wildlife Protection Solutions
Wildlife Protection Solutions is dedicated to the preservation of large mammal species. Rhinos came to their attention as a species for special emphasis when the sharp upturn in poaching began in 2008. they believe that this trend in poaching calls for a new approach to Rhino conservation, involving direct actions to protect the Rhino and preserve its habitat.
High Plains Falconers
The High Plains Falconers are dedicated to preserving and practicing the art of Falconry. Our purpose is to foster and protect the tenets, practices and cultural heritage of traditional falconry, and to freely pass on the field craft, hawkmanship and etiquette pertaining to game hawking in its traditional form.
Our Supporters & Friends
Nature's Educators could not operate without a strong network of friends and supporters. Here are just a few of the organizations that support us year after year.
Arapahoe Animal Hospital
Talon Wine Brands
Pacific Northwest Falcons
Denver Dumb Friends League
The Urban Interface
Wings Over Colorado
Nature & Raptor Center of Pueblo
Birds of Prey Foundation
Anna Lee Troth Artist
Deb Jenkins Art
Four Winds Interactive
Uno Mas Taqueria
Denver Curling Club
Darryl Sobering, Broker, Keller Williams Realty