Choose What Your Donation Supports
Discover ways to contribute to the DuPage forest preserves and identify which options work best for your goals. Gifts of any amount are always welcomed and valued.
Give to the Greatest Needs (Unrestricted)
Your gift, without restrictions, will be used to meet the greatest needs in the forest preserves or to sustain the general operations of the organization. To make an online donation, click the green button.
Help Us Conserve a Species (Restricted)
The Blanding's turtle is a state-endangered species. Its populations have been declining due to low hatchling success rates and shortened life spans, due in part to a loss of habitat. Support our head-start program by adopting a hatchling to be reared in captivity before it is release to the wild. To adopt a hatchling, click the green button.
Help Us Restore Mayslake (Restricted)
Mayslake Peabody Estate is a thriving community space for cultural history, art and theater. Your support will help Mayslake Peabody Estate remain a beautiful place to experience popular cultural programs and historic architecture. To make an online donation, click the green button.
Help Us Help Wildlife (Restricted)
Willowbrook Wildlife Center cares for more than 9,000 orphaned, injured and sick native animals each year. These animals are brought in by residents who know the center will be there to help, and we count on your support. To make an online donation, click the green button.
Ways to Give