Other ways to give

Protecting our Oceans

Gifts of stock and securities

When you donate appreciated stock, instead of paying taxes, you can receive a sizable charitable deduction and the satisfaction of knowing you are helping to protect our environment.

Gift the following information to your broker to transfer stock.  (When making a gift please notify our membership department at 202-222-0716 or via e-mail at lphillips@foe.org. That will allow us to identify your gift when it arrives and send you the appropriate tax receipt letter.)

Beneficiary Bank:
Merrill Lynch
1152 15th Street, NW
Suite 6000
Washington, DC  20005
Financial Adviser: Justin Wasfy
Merrill Lynch DTC #:  5198
Friends of the Earth
1101 15th Street, NW
11th Floor
Washington, DC  20005
Beneficiary account:  749-04E51

Gift memberships

A gift of $25 or more entitles your friend or relative to full membership benefits, including a year long subscription to the Friends of the Earth newsmagazine, the right to vote in our annual election, invitations to special events, and the knowledge that they are part of the fight to build a healthy and just world.

Tribute and memorial gifts

Tribute and memorial gifts are a thoughtful way to honor someone special or remember someone who has passed away.  When you give we will send a card to the person you specify, telling them of your gift and how it will affect the work Friends of the Earth does to help our planet and the people who depend on it.

Matching gifts

Many employers, as part of their employee benefits package, will match donations made by employees to charitable organizations. Check with your personnel office to see whether your company has a matching gift program. If it does, your gift to protect the environment could have twice the impact!

Combined Federal Campaign (CFC) #12067

If you’re a federal employee, you can support Friends of the Earth by participating in the Combined Federal Campaign. Look for Friends of the Earth -- CFC #12067 -- in your campaign catalog.


EarthShare, a nationwide network of America's leading non-profit environmental and conservation organizations, works to promote environmental education and charitable contributions through workplace giving campaigns. EarthShare provides environmentally conscious employees and workplaces with the opportunity to support hundreds of environmental groups through a charitable giving drive. Friends of the Earth is a founding member of Earth Share.


By supporting EarthShare, you also support Friends of the Earth. You can introduce your employer to the EarthShare @ Work program so you can support the critical programs of Friends of the Earth and many other respected environmental charities.  To find out more about setting up an EarthShare campaign with your employer, please contact our membership department at 202-222-0759.

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