Make a Donation to the Friends

Be a nature hero by donating to the Friends. You can feel good about being part of the solution in your own community. Funds raised by the Friends are used to maintain and enhance the refuge and for our stewardship activities, education and outreach programs.

Please note that Friends are 501(c)(3) non-profit organization so your donation is tax-deductible. Your contribution goes directly to funding our programs, only a very small fraction of your donation goes toward administrative costs.

Donate Online

You can donate online with a credit card or Paypal account.

Click the Donate button, supply the amount and optionally provide instructions on how the donation should be used.

Popular targets for donations include the Blandings Turtle Fund and donations in memory of or in honor of someone.

Donate by Mail

You can also donate by mail. Send your check and any instructions on how to you'd like the donation used to:

Friends of the Assabet River NWR
P.O. Box 27
Hudson, MA 01749

We appreciate your support!


Blandings Turtle hatchling released on the Refuge Help fund saving Blandings Turtles

Bench built and donated by Eagle Scout candidate Austin Heisey Help fund a bench

Congresswoman Niki Tsongas awarding students at River Dayl Students. Photo courtesy of David Griffin. Help fund our programs

Joseph Warren-Soley Lodge of Masons makes donation to FARNWR Join your neighbors in funding us!