Ways to Give

Your contribution supports the science and restoration efforts needed to preserve and restore America’s Everglades. The Everglades Foundation is dedicated to protecting and restoring one of the world’s unique natural ecosystems, providing economic, recreational and life-sustaining benefits to millions of people who depend on its future health. All gifts are appreciated and make a difference. Your contribution ensures that our scientists, researchers and policy analysts continue to lead major initiatives for preserving and restoring Florida’s Everglades.

Individual/Personal Giving

Each year, hundreds of individuals, either because of deep personal commitment or their sense of life’s enduring continuum, make substantial gifts to support the Everglades Foundation. We welcome your support.

The Everglades Foundation is also an approved nonprofit that can benefit from your purchase at AmazonSmile. By using AmazonSmile, Amazon donates 0.5 percent of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to the charitable organization of your choice. If you already have an Amazon account, you can log on to Smile.Amazon.com by using your Amazon account, which will allow you to shop and select the Everglades Foundation.


Foundation support has played a critical role in the success of the Everglades Foundation’s science team’s initiatives.  We work with private, corporate and family foundations to ensure that grants are aligned with their priorities including conservation, environmental projects and sustainability.

Corporate Partners

Through partnerships with the Everglades Foundation, corporations demonstrate their commitment to the community–ensuring a healthy environment for work and recreation. The Foundation is pleased to work with organizations seeking to explore options for corporate social responsibility, ecosystem restoration or environmental protection. The corporate community has been a leader in supporting Everglades restoration, benefiting the state of Florida and its residents.

We can work with your company to achieve philanthropic and community relations objectives. Recognition opportunities are available on the Foundation’s website, in our annual report, as well as through special event sponsorships.

Cash and Securities

Stocks, bonds and other financial instruments may be transferred to the Everglades Foundation by original owners. Please call Deborah Johnson at 305-251-0001 to discuss the transfer process.

Bequests and Planned Gifts

Our Development team is available to work with you and your attorney, financial advisor, trust officer and other professionals to customize a plan of giving for Everglades restoration. This is an opportunity for donors who wish to make Everglades restoration part of their estate plan and express their deep sense of commitment to Everglades restoration activities. Gifts of this nature may positively impact your taxes. There are many options that include special recognition of individuals and families:

  • Bequests
  • Charitable Trusts
  • Gift Annuities
  • Retirement Plans
  • Personal property

To learn more about estate planning opportunities, we invite you to speak with Deborah Johnson, Vice President of Development at 305-251-0001.  The Everglades Foundation encourages donors to consult with their professional and financial advisors.

Please Make Your Gift Today

 It only takes a few minutes and you will help protect Florida’s Everglades.

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To support the Everglades Foundation, you may make a gift through our secure online form:

To send a gift by mail or speak with us by phone, please contact us:

Everglades Foundation
18001 Old Cutler Road, Suite 625
Palmetto Bay, FL 33157

The Everglades Foundation is a non-profit, tax-exempt charitable organization under Section 501(c) (3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Donations are tax deductible.