George Olds & Margaret Olds Strahl Founders Circle

A key group of generous individuals making Pickering Creek a priority

Established in 2012, the George Olds & Margaret Olds Strahl Founders Circle recognizes those individuals who make leadership gifts of $1,000 or more to Pickering Creek Audubon Center. Pickering Creek offers a number of special benefits, to members of this esteemed group of annual donors who direct their generousnrestricted contributions to support the work of Pickering.

Hummingbird ($1,000- $2,499)

Songbird ($2,500-$4,999)

Waterbird ($5,000-$9,999)

Raptor ($10,000-$24,999) 

Great Egret ($25,000 and above) Let us put together a day of outdoor exploration for you and your family or friends with Pickering Creek naturalist. This trip will be customized to your interests to include hiking, canoeing, challenge course and birding.

All gifts, great or small, are appreciated and welcomed, but we have much work to do to keep Pickering Creek a vibrant part of the community. That's why I hope you will consider sending your gift -just as large as you can make it- today.

For more information on becoming an inaugural member of the George Olds & Margaret Olds Strahl Founders Circle at Pickering Creek Audubon Center, please contact Mark Scallion at 410-822-4903.

Make a gift today!


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Many Ways to Give

It is now easier than ever to support Pickering Creek's conservation of natural resources through environmental education and outreach on the Eastern Shore of the Chesapeake Bay.

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History of Pickering Creek
About Us

The Pickering Story

Donated in 1984 by the George Olds and Margaret Strahl Olds families, Pickering Creek's history is steeped in connecting people with nature.

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Where Does the Money Go?

Why Support Pickering Directly?

With our programs expanding, your direct support of Audubon's work at Pickering becomes even more important.

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