One-Time or Recurring Donation
If you prefer, you can donate by calling us at (530) 757-3780 or mail your donation. Our mailing address is:
Yolo Basin Foundation
P.O. Box 943
Davis, CA 95617
Become a Member
Want to stay up-to-date with our events and be engaged in our programs? Consider a YBF Membership. We offer a variety of annual memberships for individuals, families and businesses. As a member, you ensure that our programs continue to provide unique wetlands, wildlife, and educational experiences for thousands of children and adults annually. Membership donations also provide critical support for continuing our conservation efforts on behalf of the Yolo Bypass Wildlife Area. For more information about Yolo Basin Foundation Memberships and to review member benefits, click here.
Sustain our wetland for future generations by remembering Yolo Basin Foundation in your estate or financial plans. Legacy Gifts can be made in a variety of ways including a will or estate plan, life insurance policy, or remainder of a retirement plan.
There are many ways you can support Yolo Basin Foundation through in-kind donations. Art, photography and unique or interesting items with a wetlands or regional theme play a big part in our fundraising events as auction pieces and raffle prizes. Accessories such as easels, folding tables, computers and tablets, and pop-up tents that are in good working order are just a few other examples of items that are helpful to our daily operations, programs, and events.
AmazonSmile – – When you shop on AmazonSmile, the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price of eligible products to the charitable organization of your choice.
Go to smile.amazon.com, sign in and choose Yolo Basin Foundation as the charitable organization! Make sure when you shop on Amazon, you are shopping on the smile.amazon.com website for us to receive the donation.
Amazon Wish List – – Did you know that Yolo Basin Foundation has an Amazon Wish List? Our staff is always adding to it with items that we need for our education programs, office supplies and more! If you prefer to order something for us instead of donate money, this is the perfect way to do so!
To view our Amazon wish list, CLICK HERE!
Workplace giving is an opportunity for businesses and their employees to support Yolo Basin Foundation. there may be tax benefits fro both employers and employees. Check with your human resources department for how to get setup with these programs.
Automatic Deductions — This allows employees to set up automatic contributions to Yolo Basin Foundation each pay period.
Employer Match — Many employers will match donations made by an employee. This increases the impact of your gift!
Volunteer Support Program — Volunteer with Yolo Basin Foundation? Your employer may donate based on the time an employee volunteers.
Nugget Market Scrip Card
Did you know that you can support Yolo Basin Foundation simply by doing your grocery shopping at Nugget Markets? By making Yolo Basin Foundation the beneficiary of your Nugget Scrip Card, Nugget Markets will donate up to 4% of your purchases to us in your name. If you need a card you can pick up one in our office or give us a call and we will gladly drop one in the mail for you.
Go Solar and Benefit Yolo Basin Foundation
RepowerYolo has become one of our innovative fundraising partners. For every homeowner that repowers their residence with solar using RepowerYolo to guide them, RepowerYolo will donate $500 to a local nonprofit organization. Select Yolo Basin Foundation as the organization you would like to support.
Get involved and have fun too! Volunteer for Yolo Basin Foundation. You’ll meet new people, increase your knowledge of natural habitats and local wildlife, and help support environmental stewardship in our community. For additional information or to fill out a volunteer application, click here.