Join the Friends of the Wichitas
Friends of the Wichitas is a 50 1 (c)3 organization established to support the Refuge and provide outreach opportunities to the visiting public. The Friends promote understanding and appreciation of the Refuge and assist the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service in meeting its mandates.
- Educate the public and decision makers on local, national, and international levels about the Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge
- Assist the refuge in accomplishing its mission through wildlife management and habitat improvement projects.
- Fund Refuge oriented projects through grants, memberships, donations, and other activities.
- Grants are available to cover transportation costs for youth groups to attend environmental education classes at the Refuge.