Located between Lake Ontario and Lake Erie, Western New York is in the heart of the Great Lakes, the largest fresh water system in the world. We have worked on many improvements to our water quality in recent years, but there is so much more work to be done. With your support, we will continue to PROTECT clean water, RESTORE the health of ecosystems, CONNECT people to the water, and INSPIRE economic growth and community engagement.

Your donation to Buffalo Niagara Waterkeeper stays local, and will directly support our mission, our projects, our goals for our community.

To make a donation by mail, send a check to:

Buffalo Niagara Waterkeeper®
721 Main St.
Buffalo, NY 14203

Donate on Behalf of Someone

Do you know someone who supports our work? Make a donation on their behalf today! This is a great gift for birthdays, the holidays, or just to say “I care.” Click here to give. Be sure to leave the name of the recipient in the notes section. We will send you a certificate to let them know that you made a donation to Buffalo Niagara Waterkeeper on their behalf.

Donating Securities

Buffalo Niagara Waterkeeper® accepts financial gifts including stocks, bonds, and mutual funds. Please consult with your financial adviser about the tax benefits of contributed securities. Buffalo Niagara Waterkeeper® will provide you with a receipt to document the value of the contribution and the necessary details for IRS purposes.

For more information please contact Kelly Mayer,
Deputy Executive Director of Finance and Operations,
at 852-7483 ext 18 or

In-Kind Donations

We recognize and appreciate that everyone gives in their own way.  While Buffalo Niagara Waterkeeper® always needs monetary donations to complete the work we do, we are also in need of in-kind donations. Our needs are ever-changing, so please contact us directly if you have an item you would like to donate.

Please contact Joy Knowlton,
Senior Manager of Finance and Operations,
at 852-7483 ext 11 or

Buffalo Niagara Waterkeeper® will provide you with a receipt to use toward a tax write off.

Thank you for your support!