Skip to main content Skip to footer

Community Supporters


PTAS is supported by many organizations.


We appreciate and recognize our own core group of Volunteers who provide their time and Supporting Members who provide the funds.

Heard Museum and Sanctuary

Thanks to the Heard Museum and Sanctuary for providing the facilities we use for our meetings and the sanctuary for birding. Our Second Saturday bird walks are in cooperation with and at the Heard.

Audubon Foundation of Texas

Audubon Foundation of Texas (AFT) provides collaborative grants opportunities, Texas Bird Squares funding and EarthShare Texas funds to PTAS. AFT's mission is to support Texas Audubon organizations.

EarthShare Texas 

EarthShare Texas supports environmental organizations statewide. AFT is a member of EarthShare and receives funding from EarthShare Texas.

Texas Instruments

Texas Instruments matches PTAS TI volunteer's time and TI employee's/retiree's gifts with matching donations.


Reliant supports EarthShare Texas through it's EcoShare program. Consider joining Reliant's EcoShare plan to supply your energy needs.


Kroger supports PTAS through it's Community Awards program. Consider signing up PTAS as your designated charity.


HEB supports EarthShare Texas through it's charity tear pad campaign in April. Consider giving to EarthShare Texas, AFT and PTAS.

National Audubon Society

PTAS is a certified chapter of National Audubon and Audubon Texas is the state office. We appreciate the many resources available for our common goals provided by National. National Audubon supplies funding via Base-Line program and collaborative grants. Please consider joining National Audubon and supporting the birding community at a national level.

Organized in 1980, Prairie and Timbers Audubon Society serves Collin County and surrounding counties. We invite you and your family to join us for a wide range of nature-oriented activities. Monthly meetings are scheduled the 4th Tuesday, 6:45 pm, September through November and January through May. They are free and open to the public. Programs are related to wildlife, ecology, conservation and of course, BIRDS!

PTAS is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization and chapter of the National Audubon Society.3