MBL Associates

The MBL Associates provide a community connection to the MBL. Working with the MBL Office of Development and Communications, we spread the word about the MBL’s exciting research and cutting-edge educational courses, primarily through creating and hosting local educational and cultural programs for all age groups. We sponsor gifted students and promising young investigators through our endowments and encourage volunteers to assist with a variety of MBL projects.

Membership is easy! All donors to the MBL are considered MBL Associates for one calendar year. You are invited to join us by making a donation the MBL’s Annual Fund. Make your online donation here.

Want more information about the MBL Associates activities? Please contact our administrator, Susan Joslin, at the Associates Office. 508-289-7281 or email her at sjoslin@mbl.edu.

MBL Associates Sponsored Activites

MBL Associates Board of Directors, 2016 - 2017

Paul De Weer, President
Hugh Gregory, Vice President
John Stegeman, Secretary
Donald Aukamp, Treasurer
Michael Fishbein
Thomas Gregg
Barbara Jones
Nawrie Meigs-Brown
Susan Morse
Roberta Morris
Day Mount
Pamela Nelson
Robert Prendergast


  • Public Tour Guides
  • Family Programs
  • Archives and Rare Books
  • Herbarium Scanning Project
  • Special Events

Make a gift to the MBL online

Susan Joslin
MBL Associates Administrator
Tel: 508-289-7281
E-mail: sjoslin@mbl.edu