Make a Gift

Please consider making a year-end gift to the Ogden Nature Center.  Your gift makes a difference and helps tie our community closer to nature.

  • $25 will help provide education supplies for field trips to study nature.
  • $100 will help provide professional training for our staff.
  • $200 will help provide classes and workshops, for example, on how people in our community can reduce their carbon footprint and improve the environmental health of their homes.
  • $600 will provide a weeklong summer camp experience for two underserved middle school children.
  • $1,000 will provide food for our resident wild birds for 14 days.
  • $7,500 will help support one of our eleven education programs for school age children.


Ask your employer if they will match your gift, increasing your contribution to the Ogden Nature Center.


Other Ways to Give

In-kind Donations

From individual contributors and volunteers to major corporate and foundation supporters, the community provides the support needed to ensure the success of Ogden Nature Center’s education programs.

If you are interested in making a donation, please contact Sabrina Foster at 801-621-7595 or email Sabrina.

Ogden Nature Center Wish List

  • work gloves
  • chain saw
  • recycled colored paper
  • electric stapler
  • used ink & toner cartridges
  • phosphate-free laundry detergent
  • scissors
  • garden tools: rakes, shovels, loppers and pruners

Planned Giving

By designating Ogden Nature Center in your will, you can create a legacy of environmental stewardship and a lasting contribution in support of children and education for generations to come. Ogden Nature Center offers a variety of planned giving options to ensure that our educational programs are accessible to children throughout Northern Utah. These include:

  • Outright gifts of stock or cash during your lifetime, reducing your estate tax-burden
  • Including Ogden Nature Center in your will
  • Making Ogden Nature Center a beneficiary or partial beneficiary in an insurance policy
  • Creating a charitable remainder trust

All information discussed is confidential.

Ogden Nature Center is not engaged in rendering legal or tax advisory services. For advice or assistance in specific classes, the services of an attorney or other professional advisor should be obtained. Advice from legal counsel should be sought when considering these types of gifts.

Gift of Stock

Invest in nature education and stewardship by making a gift of stock. Ogden Nature Center accepts gifts of stock to support our nature preserve, education programs and wild bird rehabilitation program. Donating the full value of your shares is a tax-efficient method of contributing to life-long learning and community stewardship. Ogden Nature Center sells all shares of stock immediately upon receipt.

Shop at Smiths

Here’s a free and easy way to support the Ogden Nature Center. Just shop at SMITH’S Grocery Store, swipe your Rewards Card, and help us raise funds to continue to unite people with nature and nurture appreciation and stewardship of the environment.

Here’s how to enroll:

  1. Visit
  2. Sign in to your online account, or create an account.
  3. Select the Ogden Nature Center, #84334.

Be sure to enroll each year in order to continue to earn rewards on our behalf.  

Use Amazon Smile

AmazonSmile is a website operated by Amazon that lets customers enjoy the same wide selection of products, low prices, and convenient shopping features as on The difference is that when customers shop on AmazonSmile (, the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the price of eligible purchases to the charitable organizations selected by customers.


Ogden Nature Center is a 501(c) 3 non-profit organization which provides exceptional learning experiences and inspires lifelong environmental and community stewardship. Your gift is tax-deductible to the full extent allowed by law. Our federal tax ID number is 87-0319227.