We can use your help

Tax deductible contributions to the Green Ribbon Initiative will be used to support education and stewardship work in the Oak Openings Region.

To donate to the Oak Openings Habitat Protection and Restoration Fund, click here.

To donate to the Oak Openings Carbon Offset Fund, click here.

To make a general donation to the Green Ribbon Initiative, click on the donate button below. These funds will go to:


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Metroparks Stewardship Workday

Stewardship Workdays

Every Saturday (9am-Noon)

Oct 6, 13, 20: Oak Openings/Blue Creek

Oct 27: Wildwood

These take place every Saturday. Most Saturdays will take place at Blue Creek or Oak Openings (for all of these, volunteers will meet at Oak Openings Buehner Center). The last Saturday of every month with take place at Wildwood (Volunteers will meet at the Visitor Center). Volunteers assist with removing invasive species and restoring native habitat.  Age 12+ (16 & under must be accompanied by an adult).  Sign up in Volgistics under “Stewardship” or contact Annie Devine at annie.devine@metroparkstoledo.com  for more information.