Donating is easy! There are several ways to support BEC's work:
BEC's dedicated volunteers and grassroots activists make your dollars go further. Each dollar of your support is "multiplied" by the effective work of BEC’s dedicated volunteers.
Your one-time gift is always welcome and can be allocated to a specific area of BEC’s work such as supporting our education or advocacy work, or a specific event or program. Please contact BEC if your wish to give to a specific area, rather than to BEC’s general funds. Donations can be made through our secure online payment portal by clicking here, or you can mail your donations to us at:
Help provide critical support to our work by becoming an Angel, or monthly donor. This reliable funding gives us the resources we need to engage in the ongoing battle to protect our environment. It also gives you the advantage of knowing that your membership is always current, and that we needn't bother you with wasted renewal mailings or other solicitations.
BEC has over 100 Angel members who give monthly or quarterly. The importance of a monthly donation, no matter how small, can't be overstated. Our Angels keep the lights on and our monthly budget in the black. Angel donations are the heartwood of BEC's Tree of Life.
Options for Angel Giving:
Just let us know what best suits your situation, or call 891-6424 if you have questions. Thank you for your support!
Perfect for anyone who cares about protecting the environment! Your gift will help support BEC and advance all of our hard-hitting work to save the environment. Your gift recipient will receive a year’s subscription to BEC's Membergram and our digital newsletter The Environmental Sentinel, which brings the latest, full-color news of our environmental campaigns and victories.
When you give this gift we'll send a personalized card or e-card to your gift recipient!
We are deeply grateful to those friends who, through their will or living trust, make a gift to support the environmental work of future generations.
Bequests are a flexible way to support the environment while maintaining control of your assets. Because bequests are revocable you can make changes to the provisions in your will or trust anytime in the future. Click here for more details about making a bequest to BEC.
Donate your Car, Boat, Truck, RV, Jet Ski or Snowmobile to Butte Environmental Council and receive a tax deduction. This no cost, no hassle process begins when you contact our fundraising partner, Donation Line LLC at 877-227-7487. Make sure to ask for our extension 1865. Or you can click here, “Donate Car.”
Support Butte County's largest, most effective grassroots organization. Your contribution directly supports our conservation efforts and will be applied where most urgently needed.
From August 1 - September 30, you can donate through the North Valley Community Foundation (NVCF). The Annie B's Community Drive adds an additional percentage of money from their Foundation to your donation when you donate through Annie B's. Your entire donation, plus that additional Annie B's percentage, goes to BEC. Members, if it's time to renew, you can make your renewal through Annie B's with a donation of $35 or more ($20 for low-income).
You can donate on the NVCF website, or write a check to Annie B's/Butte Environmental Council and mail to: 240 Main Street Suite 260, Chico, CA 95928