Donate to DFO

In that dawn chorus one hears the throb of life itself – Rachel Carson

Supporting DFO with your donations

Your gift to Denver Field Ornithologists is an investment in our mission to promote the study and preservation of birds and their habitats. DFO is a non-profit organization run entirely by volunteers, so the entire amount of your donation goes to further this mission. Your financial support is welcome in whatever way you choose, from a one-time donation to a legacy gift. All gifts are tax deductible.

IRS Designation

Research, Education and Conservation Grant Fund

DFO makes modest grants to researchers and educators for projects that support the mission on an annual basis. These grants are made possible through the generosity of our members. When you renew your membership, please consider an additional donation to the Research, Education and Conservation Grants Fund.

Friends of DFO

Donations to this fund support the activities for which DFO is best known, including training for field trip leaders, presenters for Better Birding Skills Workshops, and speakers at monthly programs. Your support makes it possible for DFO to keep membership fees affordable for everyone and offer field trips and programs free of charge.

Leave a Legacy

If your generosity extends to a legacy remembrance, you can recognize DFO via a specific bequest in your will. You can also designate DFO as a beneficiary of a specific amount in a financial account, such as a life insurance or retirement fund. Please use the following language to designate us as:

Denver Field Ornithologists, a non-profit organization (IRS Tax ID: 23-7019669) with its principal business address of 2364 W Costilla Ave, Littleton, CO 80120-3502 (c/o Sue Summers, Treasurer)