Contact Us

  • Mail: Kalamazoo Area Wild Ones, PO Box 20324, Kalamazoo MI 49019
  • Phone: Email us with your phone number and the best time to reach you, and a KAWO officer will call you back.

Donations: If you would like to make a donation to Kalamazoo Area Wild Ones in honor or memory of a special person, or to support our programs, you can find details on our DONATE page.

Questions? Contact [email protected]

Join Us

We invite you to join our programs, field trips and community events that we host throughout the year. Find out more on the Programs page.

We hold monthly business meetings to discuss the work of the various committees and other items as needed. The meetings are open to everyone.  Find out more on the Business page.

Wolf Tree Nature Trails (photo K. Patrie)

KAWO Officers 2022
President: Jessie Davis
Vice President: Jason Ballew
Secretary: Quyen Edwards
Treasurer: Margo Rebar
Members at Large: Ann Fraser, Mel Luna, Noel Ocen-Gorgone, Gail Simmons
Immediate Past President: Neil Sikora
Past Presidents: Mike Klug, Dave Wendling, Paul Olexia

Committee Chairs and Other Contacts:
Programs: Ruth Caputo
Community Projects: Paul Olexia
Outreach and Education: Noel Ocen-Gorgone
Publications: Kim Patrie
Membership: Jason Ballew
Site Visit/Mentorship: Dave Wendling
Wild for Monarchs: Mike Klug, Carol Klug
Hospitality: Kathy McGoff
Plant Sale: Jason Ballew
Kalamazoo Environmental Council: Sharon Dever
Fundraising: Open
Volunteer: Proposed

Newsletter: Mel Luna
Facebook: Jennifer Laforest
Website: Ann Fraser
YouTube: Ann Fraser
Monarch Watch and Monarch Joint Venture: Ilse Gebhard
Cancellation Notices: Neil Sikora


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