By supporting the KMP research, you are entitled to detailed life history information and news from the field site via the bi-monthly “The Meerkatter” magazine, to meerkat profiles and other information related to the KMP meerkat groups (click here to select groups). The membership fee varies with the number of groups you choose. The membership levels take their names from the stages a meerkat goes through: Pup, Juvenile, Adult and Dominant.
Pup Friend – 25£/50$
With a membership fee of 25 GB£ or 50 US$, you choose one of your favourite groups, and will be a Friend of the Kalahari Meerkat Project for one year.
Juvenile Friend – 60£/125$
With a membership fee of 60GB£/125US$, you choose three of your favourite groups, and will be a Friend of the Kalahari Meerkat Project for one year.
Adult Friend – 100£/210$
With a membership fee of 100 GB£ or 210 US$, you choose five of your favourite groups, and will be a Friend of the Kalahari Meerkat Project for one year.
Dominant Friend – 250£/420$
With a membership fee of 250GB£/420US$, you will receive the documentation about all groups that become available for Friends during your membership period. You will be a Friend of the Kalahari Meerkat Project for one year.
Donations to the Kalahari Meerkat Project
You can make donations of any amount to the Kalahari Meerkat Project via this site. Please contact us via the Friends Membership form (Membership type: Donation) for further details.
Do you want to gift a membership to someone else? Contact us via the Friends Membership form (Membership typ: Gift Membership), and we’ll get back to you for further details. You can gift a membership of any type (pup, juvenile, adult, dominant), at the same price as above. We will send you or your recipient a gift certificate.
By choosing a membership level with a duration of one year, you are granted access to the Friends-only section of our website for the duration of one year after your registration was activated by the FKMP staff. Please make sure to renew your registration yourself in time, to not loose any information.
You will gain access to all information presented in the Friends Burrow, and on request you will receive all updates available for your selected group(s), including the most current version of the Friends package or name list, for the whole duration of your membership.
The “Friends of the Kalahari Meerkat Project” society, as well as the Kalahari Meerkat Project itself reserve the right to terminate this program anytime; advance notice is given to members in that case.