Published quarterly, Directions contains articles, announcements, and commentaries relevant to the nature and environmental learning center profession. Written by directors and administrators in the field each issue contains practical insights and advice that is relevant and interesting. New issues are emailed to all 600+ members and interested individuals. Back issues are available to members on the Member Portal. 

  • 2.25”x2.25” ad: $100 per issue/ 4 issues for $350
  • 2.25" x 4.5" or 4.5" x 2.25" ad: $150 per issue/ 4 issues for $500
  • 2.25" x 9.5" or 9.5" x 2.25" ad: $250 per issue/ 4 issues for $800
  • 4.5" x 4.5” ad: $250 per issue/ 4 issues for$800
  • 4.5" x 9.5" or 9.5" x 4.5" ad: $400 per issue/ 4 issues for $1,300


  • 25% off for Nonprofits
  • 20% off additional ads and increase in ad size for Business Partners
  • 20% off for Summit Sponsors

Summit Material

Every year, ANCA brings together 100+ leaders at our Summit. There are opportunities to advertise in our Participant Guide that goes out as a print piece to all participants, to include something in the participant Welcome Bags, and get your logo on the Summit banners by sponsoring. More details below. 

Summit Sponsorship

ANCA’s annual Summit is structured to bring nature center leaders and administrators together for training, professional networking, information sharing, and mentoring. Sponsorship at an ANCA Summit is an excellent way for a business to enhance its image and broaden its audience. At the Summit you will be interacting directly with leaders and decision-makers.

Read more about all of the Sponsorship Levels and Opportunities!  

Important Dates & Deadlines:

When considering sponsorship, please keep these dates in mind:

  • February 1: Submit proposal to host a Summit Workshop, Workshop Session, or Facilitated Session. 
  • March 1: Deadline for Sponsor information to be included in the Summit Registration Brochure sent to entire ANCA database
  • July 1: Table Sponsor fee increases from $600 to $750
  • July 28: Deadline for Sponsor information to be included in the Summit Participant Packet and Summit Banner 

Contact to learn more!