Ways to Give
Ways to Give
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Gifts of Cash

One Time

Make a one time donation to the Whatcom Land Trust.

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Pledge an ongoing monthly donation to the Whatcom Land Trust.

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Round Up

Round-Up your purchases to the next dollar by linking your debit/credit card.

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Ways to Give

Send a check PO Box 6131, Bellingham, WA  98227-3161

Drop by the office 412 N Commercial St, Bellingham, WA  98225

Call with your credit card number (360) 650-9470

Gifts of securities and IRA distributions

Gifts of appreciated securities or mutual funds may allow you to augment your giving AND help you save on taxes. Contact Laura Ridenour, Philanthropy Director, at (360) 746-3423 and laura@whatcomlandtrust.org if you have questions or need help with a stock transfer to our Wells Fargo or Schwab account.

Donating stock can be one of the most tax-efficient ways to give. We’ve partnered with Overflow to make donating stock online quick, easy, and secure. Click the button above to donate stock through Overflow.

Make a Qualified Charitable Distribution from your IRA. If you are age 70.5 or older, there may be advantages to making gifts directly from your required minimum distribution (RMD) income. Read more about this option here. Learn how the SECURE and CARES Acts impact your 2020 giving to Whatcom Land Trust.

Memorial or Honorary Gifts

Remember or honor a colleague or loved one with a memorial or honorary gift in recognition of their love of the land. You can do this through the methods listed above, naming the honoree or memorial in the online form or in the memo section of your check. We will also send an acknowledgement of your gift to the giftee’s family member if you share their contact information.

Other Ways to Give

Whatcom Land Trust is a privately funded 501(c)3 nonprofit organization, EIN # 91-1246994. Over 90% of our day-to-day work is fueled by community gifts from people like you. THANK YOU!

Your donation is tax deductible and will help protect Whatcom’s special places forever. Read about the Impact of Your Gift here. Review our most recent Annual Report and IRS Form 990. Contact Laura Ridenour, Philanthropy Director, at (360) 746-3423 or email for more information on ways to give.

Cause Related

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How do I select Whatcom land Trust to support when shopping on AmazonSmile? On your first visit to AmazonSmile smile.amazon.com, you need to select Whatcom Land Trust organization to receive donations from eligible purchases before you begin shopping. We will remember your selection, and then every eligible purchase you make at smile.amazon.com will result in a donation. AmazonSmile will occasionally contact you about donation amounts disbursed to your chosen charity or about the program.
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You can also donate through Fred Meyer’s Rewards Program.
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Show off your support for local land conservation! Whatcom Land Trust has partnered with Bonfire to create an on-demand store for purchasing official Land Trust merchandise. Choose from t-shirts, long sleeve tees, sweatshirts, hats, and mugs all in a variety of colors and sizes. Visit our store here.

Our Trucker hats and Whatcom places 2 books are still available for purchase here:

Trucker Hats

Gray and Black (Port Authority brand hats) made of cotton blend durable material with breathable mesh in back. Adjustable back for comfortable fit. Choice of either white or black thread embroidered logo.
Or choose to donate a hat to a Whatcom Land Trust volunteer.

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Whatcom Places II
Coffee Table book. Makes a great gift.

Whatcom Places II is a wonderful book full of beautiful photographs of our properties and information about how we preserve the land. Choose from a soft cover or hard cover. This book is also available at Village Books.
Soft Cover $20.00
Hard Cover $25.00

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