Together we can protect the places we love
Your generosity makes Wisconsin a better place to live, work and play. In the last year, financial support from our members and corporate sponsors has helped Clean Wisconsin achieve a number of victories for a healthier in Wisconsin.
Join the thousands of people who give to Clean Wisconsin to help continue our work for clean air, clean water, future generations and the places we love.
As a Clean Wisconsin member, you’ll receive:
- Defender, our quarterly newsletter
- Invitations to special events, including our Epicurean Evening gala, member appreciation events and more
- Clean Wisconsin bumper sticker
- Updates on actions you can take to help make a difference for Wisconsin’s environment through our email Action Network
More Ways to Give
Sustaining donations are our favorite kind of gift because they’re convenient for you and Clean Wisconsin. When you become a Sustaining Donor, it reduces paper and postage costs, divides your generous contribution into manageable monthly, quarterly or annual payments and provides Clean Wisconsin with a reliable stream of financial support so we can focus more on our work to protect Wisconsin’s air and water and less on fundraising. To get started, choose your donation frequency on our secure online donation page. You can change your donation at any time.
Make your gift to Clean Wisconsin go farther. Many employers will match the charitable contributions of their employees; ask your company’s human resources department if such a program exists where you work. If so, ask for a matching gift form, fill out your portion, and enclose it with your gift to Clean Wisconsin. We’ll take care of the rest!
Clean Wisconsin is one of the more than 60 nonprofits supported by Community Shares of Wisconsin’s annual workplace giving campaign. If your workplace participates in CSW giving, please select Clean Wisconsin as one of your designated nonprofits!
A tax-deductible gift membership to Clean Wisconsin is perfect for a birthday, special occasion or any reason! Simply fill out the dedication section on our secure online donation page and your friend or family member will enjoy all the benefits of being a Clean Wisconsin member.
Making a donation in the name of a friend or loved one who has passed away is a wonderful tribute to their memory. Memorial gifts can be made by completing the dedication section on our secure online donation page.
Making a planned gift to Clean Wisconsin is one of the many ways you can support our organization without making a cash donation. By including Clean Wisconsin in your legacy giving, such as listing Clean Wisconsin in your will or as a beneficiary of the IRA, your gift will reach across generations, ensuring a clean Wisconsin long after your lifetime. Some of the many ways to leave a planned gift to Clean Wisconsin include:
- Gifts of appreciated stocks
- Gifts of real estate
- Charitable gift annuities
- Charitable remainder trusts
- Naming Clean Wisconsin as a life insurance beneficiary or in your retirement plan
- Bequests: Clean Wisconsin into your will or estate plan
We recommend you consult with your attorney or tax advisor about the various tax benefits and restrictions that may apply to your specific situation. We are available to you and your advisors to answer questions regarding Clean Wisconsin.
The Environmental Pillars Society offers the opportunity to enjoy fellowship, enrichment, and philanthropy though annual giving. Fellows receive exclusive opportunities to engage with speakers and attend private Clean Wisconsin events.
Open to all individuals, Fellows help provide Clean Wisconsin the funds critical protect our clean air, clean water, and natural heritage. The Environmental Pillars Society is currently being updated to ensure the best results for the Fellows and Clean Wisconsin. Thank you for your interest in donating to us, and please stay connected to hear more updates about Fellowships soon.
Thank you to the members of Clean Wisconsin’s Environmental Pillars Society for their dedicated generosity to our work!
To become a member or for more information regarding the benefits of the Environmental Pillars Society, contact development manager Ryan Kelly via email or at 608-251-7020 x19.
Is your company interested in becoming a Corporate Guardian or learning more about Clean Wisconsin’s corporate giving programs? Contact our Development Manager Ryan Kelly via email or at 608-251-7020 x19.
We’re regularly in need of volunteers who are willing to write letters to their editors, distribute our quarterly newsletter, assist with tabling events and more.
Clean Wisconsin hosts in-person and virtual events throughout the year, including Epicurean Evening and the Doug La Follette Environmental Speakers Series.
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