Thank you for considering making an online donation to the MooseWood Nature Center!

As a 501(c)(3) organization, all donations will receive tax acknowledgement and will receive tax deduction as allowed by law.

Through the generous contributions of our supporters, we are able to offer:

  • Natural history public programming for children, families, and adults
  • Environmental education for public and private schools, scouts, libraries, and other organizations
  • Year-round facility
  • Partnerships and events with other like-minded individuals and organizations
  • Native Wildflower garden, a certified Monarch Waystation
  • Healthy, happy native animal exhibits used for education
  • Volunteer and employment opportunities to individuals and families with current or future outdoor or science aspirations.


You can donate online via our secure PayPal account.

Donate by credit or debit card even if you do not have a PayPal account. By submitting the form below, you will leave the MooseWood website and connect to PayPal to complete a secure payment process.

Please note: when considering your donation amount, PayPal charges charitable organizations a fee of 2.2% of the transaction amount plus a fixed fee of $.30 in the United States. So, for example if you gave $10, MooseWood would receive $9.41.

We appreciate your contribution to support our current activities and to respond to fundraising challenges we may face now and into the future.


Other Ways to Donate

  • By Mail: mail your donation with check to: MNC, P.O. Box 773, Marquette MI 49855
  • Nature Center: drop off your donation any time during business hours, Sat-Sun 12 pm to 4 pm.


If you’d like more information about making a contribution to MooseWood, please contact us at 906-228-6250.



Employer Matching of Your Donation

When you make a donation to the MooseWood Nature Center be sure to check with your employer, or former employer (if retired), to see if they will match your donation. MooseWood Nature Center has Federal non profit status as a 501(c)(3) organization, a key criterion for matching.  Employers may match some or all of the dollar amount of a donation, or in some cases will provide a donation based on volunteer hours of a current or retired employee.

Not sure if your company has a Matching Gift Program? Use this matching gift search tool to see if an employer offers a matching gift program. If your gift is eligible for a match, then complete the appropriate process to request a matching gift from your employer. MooseWood’s tax ID/EIN is 38-3292360.


Our Local and National Partners:

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Beth Millner Jewelry Fundraising Jewelry Program

Located in downtown Marquette, Michigan, Beth Millner Jewelry offers handcrafted, eco friendly, and nature-inspired jewelry.

10/1/18 Update: MooseWood Nature Center was chosen to once again be a part of the fundraising jewelry program. The new jewelry will be announced soon!

Through their Fundraiser Jewelry Program dedicated to a select non-profit organizations, Beth Millner Jewelry gives back to the community. A percentage of sales from each piece of the Honeycomb Collection is donated to MooseWood.

The beautiful Honeycomb jewelry collection has now been retired. Thank you to everyone who purchased the Honeycomb jewelry series enabling Beth Millner Jewelry to give back through this generous program and allowing us to spread awareness of our cause and organization. Through your purchases of the Honeycomb series in 2017, MooseWood was able to receive $1,357.54.

Thank you Beth Millner Jewelry!

Visit Beth Millner Jewelry.


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Thrivent Choice– is a Fortune 500 not-for-profit financial services organization headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota and Appleton, Wisconsin. Thrivent Financial and its subsidiaries offer financial products and services including life insurance, annuities, mutual funds, disability income insurance, credit union products, money management, brokerage services, retirement planning and more.

We are pleased to announce that in April of 2017 MooseWood Nature Center became a Thrivent Choice enrolled organization. If you are an eligible Thrivent Financial member and have Choice Dollars available to direct, please keep us in mind. For more information and to direct Choice Dollars call 1-800-847-4836 and say “Thrivent Choice.” Members have until March 31, 2018 to direct their dollars.

Yes, I would like to direct Choice Dollars to MooseWood Nature Center.


Thrivent Action Teams– Are you a Thrivent Financial member? Did you know that members have at least $250 per year to use toward the cost of a fundraiser, service project, or educational event of their choice. It’s called Action Teams! Contact MooseWood Board Member, Tiffany Rantanen at if you would like your $250 Action Team to fund a fundraiser, service project, or educational event for MooseWood.



Swick Home Service’s “Gold Star Giving” program

The “Gold Star Giving” program is a month long online voting contest with the winner receiving a check for $500 if they receive the most votes.

When it is time to vote just visit the Swick website at On the bottom of the homepage is a banner that explains the “Gold Star Giving.” Click on the “VOTE NOW” button and you will be directed to a page in which you can vote.

When the next opportunity arrives for voting we will let you know.


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Through the Amazon Smile Program anyone with an account can register MooseWood Nature Center as their organization of choice to support and the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of eligible purchases to MooseWood. Enter MooseWood into the search field.

Shop AmazonSmile for MooseWood.