Other ways to give

Giving Options

You can help protect and preserve our freshwater resources with a variety of giving options. Choose the one that’s right for you.

Protect water with a gift today

Freshwater is on a mission to inspire and empower people to value and preserve water. Financial support from individuals and businesses provides the resources this work requires. We welcome people of all ages, identities and abilities to join us. Invest in clean, safe, and healthy water today.

Honor someone special
Recognize loved ones with a tribute gift in their honor or a memorial gift.

Gift memberships
Share the inspiration of caring for our state’s waters by giving a gift membership.

Give at work
Keep our water clean and healthy through workplace giving & employer matching gifts. Freshwater is an associate member of the Minnesota Environmental Fund.

Create your water legacy
Help keep the water you love healthy for future generations by making a gift through your will or retirement account.

Put stock in Freshwater
You may be able to give more with less and save on taxes by using appreciated stocks, bonds, or mutual funds to donate.

Donor Advised Funds
Manage your charitable giving simply and efficiently with a donor advised fund.

Give of your time to the work of Freshwater by volunteering at events, in the office, or as a Minnesota Water Steward.

Set up a fundraising page
Ask friends and family to support Freshwater by sharing opportunities to make a gift.

To learn more about any of these options, please contact us at 651-313-5800 or freshwater@freshwater.org.

Protect water with a gift today

All of us who care about Minnesota’s water should be grateful for Freshwater Society’s success with sound study and advocacy for progress.

– Watershed District Official
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Accountability and transparency are important to us. Freshwater is proud to be a Meets Standards organization with the Charities Review Council. We are committed to protecting the privacy of our donors. Read our privacy policy.

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Freshwater is proud be an associate member of the Minnesota Environmental Fund (MEF). MEF makes it possible for employers and employees to participate in workplace giving activities such as payroll deductions and volunteer opportunities that benefit the environment. MEF supports leading nonprofit organizations that protect clean water and more – now and for future generations.