Michigan Association of Conservation Districts Membership

MACD is a non-profit 501 (c) 3 organization established by Michigan Conservation Districts to represent and provide services to Michigan's 78 Conservation Districts.  The Association represents its members at the state level by working with legislators, cooperating agencies and special interest groups whose programs affect the care and management of Michigan's natural resources, especially on private lands.

Our Mission

"Working to strengthen Michigan's Conservation Districts through leadership, information and representation."


Our Purpose

The Michigan Association of Conservation Districts is a non-governmental, non-profit 501 (c) (3) organization, established to represent and provide services to Michigan's 78 Conservation Districts.

MACD District Membership Benefits

There are many great reasons to become a member of MACD, including:
  • Expanding your Voice in Lansing and Washington D.C. MACD advocates for the benefit of our members at the state and national levels.
  • MACD is a grassroots driven organization, with members shaping the work of the organization.
  • MACD Business Insurance Program - Providing savings through customized insurance coverage to members. 
  • QuickBooks Accounting Assistance - Discounted consultation rate for in-depth assistance to directly address the unique accounting needs of your District.
  • A.M. Leonard Purchasing Discount Program - cost savings for members on quality tools and equipment.
  • MACD Spring Tree Sale Advertising Campaign - promoting your local sales through print and web advertising.
  • MACD Email system - providing your District with the means to easily communicate with a web-based email system and robust online communication and collaboration tools. 
  • Discounted rates for MACD training events.

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Become a Member

Support MACD and take advantage of the great membership benefits by becoming a member today!  Click Here for the membership form, or contact MACD for membership information at 517-324-5274, or by emailing Lori Phalen at lori.phalen@macd.org

Associate Memberships are available to other entities and individuals who support the work and mission of MACD.  Click Here to learn more about Associate Membership Opportunities.