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    Formed in the spirit of hope, United Plant Savers is a group of plant enthusiasts committed to raising public awareness of the plight of our wild medicinal plants and to protecting these plants through organic cultivation, sustainable agricultural practices, and the replanting of native medicinal species back into their natural habitats. Our goal is to ensure that these valuable medicinal plants will be preserved for our grandchildren and our grandchildrens' grandchildren.

    Our membership reflects the great diversity of American herbalism and includes wildcrafters, seed collectors, manufacturers, growers, botanists, researchers, practitioners, medicine makers, educators and plant lovers from all walks of life. We are grateful for your support of our mission to Plant the Future! Should you have any questions about the joining process or membership in general please contact our main office at office@unitedplantsavers.org.

    Please note that if you sign up for annual-recurring payments (standard membership), you will be charged automatically every year on the date you sign up. If you would not like to be automatically charged, please choose your membership under 'membership options'. PLEASE BE CERTAIN THAT YOUR SHIPPING ADDRESS IS ACCURATE and up to date before proceeding through payment.

    We are a small office and it can take up to 2 weeks for you to receive confirmation of your membership or renewal and your membership packet. If you have questions or concerns about your transaction, please contact us by email (office@unitedplantsavers.org) or by phone (740-742-3455). You may also join our membership by mail by sending a check in the appropriate amount along with your NAME, MAILING ADDRESS, and EMAIL to: United Plant Savers, PO Box 776, Athens, OH 45701.

    Benefits of Becoming a Member of UpS:

    • Receive your 'Thank You' gift by mail
    • Receive annual Journal of Medicinal Plant Conservation
    • Opportunities to participate in Spring and Fall Dispersals of seeds/plants for replanting purposes
    • Access our Directory of nurseries, seed sources and farms that supply “at-risk” herbs
    • Receive discounted registration for our Planting the Future conferences as well as other events in your area
    • Become eligible for Community Grants and other benefits
    • Access UpS Educational Publications and back issues of newsletters

    What your membership dollars support:

    • General operating costs
    • Subsidizing the Medicinal Plant Conservation Certificate Program
    • Funding research on 'At-Risk' medicinal plants
    • Provides funds for 'Planting the Future' events and workshops
    • Ongoing habitat restoration and preservation at our Goldenseal Botanical Sanctuary and beyond

    Select the membership option that is right for you:

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    Help UpS celebrate 20 years in 2014 of working hard towards spreading awareness of native medicinal plant conservation by gifting a membership this holiday season. Membership fees support the vital work of UpS and help us inform those that care about what is going on through our journal and outreach ~ the healing herbs and all the folks behind the scenes at United Plant Savers thank you. ...


UNITED PLANT SAVERS : PO Box 776, Athens, OH 45701
Tel. (740) 742-3455 | Email: office@UnitedPlantSavers.org