The VNHS is open to anyone with an interest in natural history and welcomes participation by all members in society activities and efforts to promote education and conservation. Annual dues are $20 for regular members and $5 for students (per calendar year). Members may pay dues online or by check. Checks should be mailed with a membership form to the Treasurer, who also has most back issues of Banisteria available for sale. The VNHS is a tax-exempt, nonprofit, society under Section 501(C)3 of the IRS. We welcome donations to support our mission in Virginia.