The Nachusa Grasslands Stewardship Endowment is managed by The Nature Conservancy, and the Friends Endowment for Nachusa Grasslands is managed by the Community Foundation of Northern Illinois. Both endowments fund stewardship operations at Nachusa.
Friends of Nachusa Grasslands is a nonprofit registered 501(c)(3) organization. Your gift is tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law.
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Become a Voting Member by volunteering 40 hours annually and making a financial gift of your choosing.
Be a “Prairie Perennial” by giving at a consistent or higher level each year.
Contribute to Friends through your employer’s corporate giving or matching gift program.
Be a “Heritage Hero” by including Friends in your estate plan or as a beneficiary of a life insurance or retirement account.
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To designate Friends, we should be named as Friends of Nachusa Grasslands, a nonprofit corporation, organized and existing under laws of the State of Illinois, with the name and address of: Friends of Nachusa Grasslands, 8772 S. Lowden Road, Franklin Grove, IL 61031
The tax identification number for Friends of Nachusa Grasslands is 26-3303031.
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