Bar-bellied Pitta © Pete Morris / Birdquest


OBC achieves its valuable conservation work, thanks to the support of its members and a number of corporate and business supporters.

OBC Corporate Sponsors
The OBC Corporate Sponsorship Scheme allows companies to choose the level of support for OBC, from £200 - £1000+ per annum.

Download our newsletter (PDF, 210 KB), which explains the revised levels and gives examples of how businesses have helped OBC make a real difference to conservation and awareness raising in the Oriental region over the years.

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Current and recent sponsors include: Asia Ecological Consultants, Birdquest, BirdTourASIALimosa, March Conservation Fund, Rockjumper Birding Tours, Strix Editions, Sunbird, The Bagh Resort and WildWings.

OBC Business Supporting members
The Business Supporting membership scheme was started in 1992 and was intended to become the backbone of the Honorary membership fund. Participants in the scheme pay an annual subscription of £45 and which pays the subscription of three honorary members. At present Business Supporting members support about one third of the 155 honorary members.

OBC Business Supporting members currently include: Birdquest, Blue Sky Wildlife, John Beaufoy Publishing Ltd, Kadoorie Farm & Botanic Garden, Limosa Holidays, Mekong River Travels and Tours, Murphy's Wildlife Holidays, Naturetrek, Rockjumper Birding Tours, Swarovski Optik, Tropical Birding, Wild About Travel, Wildsounds and Wildwings. OBC Council thanks our Business Supporting members and we look forward to welcoming more in the future.

OBC Supporting Members The rest of the honorary members are paid for by the Supporting membership scheme. In this case the members pay £25 and support one honorary member. If they wish they may nominate a deserving individual. Currently there are over 110 Supporting members playing a major role in the Honorary membership fund. Join OBC explains how to join the scheme.