UB Bees: Help us keep our honey bee hives alive!

$2,225
22%
Raised toward our $10,000 Goal
14 Donors
16
days left
Project ends on August 27, at 12:00 AM EDT
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$10

A wildflower

At this level you support us buying enough winter food for the bees for one hive

1 of 1000 Claimed
Estimated Delivery: October 2020

$25

A new box of honey

This gift will enable us to buy a new "super" which is the box where bees put their excess honey that we extract!

4 of 1000 Claimed
Estimated Delivery: October 2020

$50

Drones

This gift will allow us to buy enough mite treatments to last the year!

1 of 100 Claimed
Estimated Delivery: October 2020

$100

Swarm!

Have you ever seen a swarm of bees before? This will allow us to purchase equipment to capture swarms in WNY and relocate them to our hives where they will be safe.

1 of 100 Claimed
Estimated Delivery: October 2020

$150

PPE

A new hive suit costs around $150, and your gift here will help us purchase bee suits to give tours and run workshops for students, faculty, staff, and the WNY community. You'll get a free tour/experience at the hives with Dr. Hoekstra and UB Bees student volunteers

1 of 100 Claimed
Estimated Delivery: October 2020

$250

Nucleus

A new package of bees is called a nucleus. This amount will enable us to buy a new hive of bees in the event that one of our hives die off over the winter :(

2 of 50 Claimed
Estimated Delivery: October 2020

$500

The hive

A new hive and all equipment costs around $500, and your donation will help us grown and maintain our hives as they get damaged from time and weather.

0 of 50 Claimed
Estimated Delivery: October 2020

$1,000

Defender of the Bees

A huge gift! This will enable us to purchase a honey extractor and be able to harvest a lot of honey.

1 of 5 Claimed
Estimated Delivery: October 2020