Your generosity creates impact.

Like the ripples which radiate in a pond, or the butterfly’s wing that affects weather patterns, your support of Schoodic Institute today reaches forward into the unfolding of environmental understanding and stewardship.

Your thoughtfulness engages people to become Citizen Scientists.

Your kindness opens a child’s mind to the wondrous complexity of nature.

Your contribution builds bridges between research and education.

Your gift ensures ongoing exploration of our changing climate, and how we can respond and adapt.

Your donation means that future decisions will be well informed by questions we ask today.

On behalf of all the researchers, students, participants and staff at Schoodic Institute, thank you!!


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Several ways to give:

Monthly Giving  

Monthly giving allows an ease of budgeting gifts for both the donor and for Schoodic Institute. Your donation is automatically charged to your credit card or debited from your checking account each month. At the end of the calendar year, we send an annual summary statement for your records, along with our gratitude.

President’s Circle 

The President’s Circle is for those with a lifetime giving level over $100,000. We welcome questions and are here to help you meet your goal.

Gift of Assets and Bequests

For donations of stock, please contact Kim Kettler, Director of Development, at kkettler@schoodic, or by phone at 207.288.1360. In addition to gifts of cash or securities, bequests are a third way to support Schoodic Institute. You may direct a set dollar amount, specific stocks or securities, or a percentage of your estate to be donated. In the event that you include a bequest to Schoodic Institute in your will, please notify us. We would love to recognize and honor your generosity.

For the purposes of including the Schoodic Institute in your estate planning, following is some sample language:

“I give and bequeath the amount of $____ [or ____% of my estate, or the following described property (stocks, savings bonds, etc} to the Schoodic Institute (tax identification number 20-1054593), a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, incorporated in Maine and located at 9 Atterbury Circle, Post Office Box 277, Winter Harbor, Maine, 04693, for the unrestricted purposes of the organization.”