Join Big Creek Connects!

We invite you to share in our vision:

  • Build a continuous greenway and trail network to link the Ohio & Erie Canal Towpath Trail to the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo, and the Big Creek Reservation
  • Improve the quality of Big Creek and the natural environment throughout the watershed
  • Expand public access to and awareness of natural areas in the watershed through enhanced recreational and educational opportunities
  • Showcase the natural and cultural heritage of the Big Creek watershed and promote stewardship of its natural, historic, and recreational resources

Annual dues

All dues and donations are tax-deductible. Secure credit card payment is available. If you prefer, use our print-and-mail membership form [pdf].

$250.00 Partner
$100.00 Steward
$50.00 Supporting
$35.00 Sustaining
$20.00 Individual
Tax-deductible contribution
Give a gift membership! Use "Preferred contact info for member" on the payment page to tell us about the recipient. BCC will mail a welcome and an acknowledgement of your gift.

Conservation Fund

Make a financial contribution to our Alfred Penko Conservation Fund. Make a special gift in memory of or in tribute to someone.

For more information, contact us at

More ways you can help

  • Attend a public meeting or workshop
  • Participate in a clean-up, hike or site exploration
  • Tell someone about BCC and get them interested too
  • Ask your public officials to support BCC
  • Volunteer some time and energy to BCC to help our projects succeed!
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Maybe you know someone who has everything? Someone who lives in the Big Creek watershed? Has roots in the area? Cares about water quality, the natural environment and our local community?

Membership in Big Creek Connects / Friends of Big Creek makes a great gift!

Support BCC at no cost to you:

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