There are many ways you can make a tax-deductible donation to support the important work of the Izaak Walton League. Help us defend outdoor America!
The Izaak Walton League of America is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) charity. Our tax identification number is 36-1930035, should this number be necessary to complete your charitable contribution.
Making a planned gift to the League is easy and allows you to leave a lasting legacy. You determine an amount, percentage, or specific assets (real or personal) you wish to give from your estate.
Learn more about making a planned gift to the League.
One of the easiest ways to donate to the Izaak Walton League of America is by contributing through EarthShare in your workplace charity campaign. You can pledge a small amount from each paycheck to help protect our nation's natural resources.
EarthShare manages giving campaigns in workplaces for environmental and conservation charities. As a member of EarthShare, the League is listed in a variety of workplace fund drives, including the largest workplace giving campaign in the nation – the Combined Federal Campaign (CFC) for employees of the federal government and the U.S. military. We're also listed in many state and local government campaigns, several United Way campaigns, and a growing number of corporate and foundation campaign drives.
If you are an employee of the federal government or a member of the U.S. military, you can donate through the Combined Federal Campaign . Enter our name (Izaak Walton League) or our CFC (10620), then follow the simple steps.
If you are employed outside of the federal government and the military, talk to your employer about workplace giving options, or visit EarthShare for more information on how your workplace can host a campaign.
Workplace Matching Gifts
Many employers will match charitable contributions made by their employees. Whether you're making a one-time contribution or pledging a small amount from each paycheck, the impact of your gift to the League may be doubled or possibly tripled! Some companies even match gifts made by retirees and/or spouses.
To arrange for a matching gift, submit the request via your employer's online matching gift portal or complete your employer's form and send it:
- Via email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Via postal mail: Izaak Walton League of America, 707 Conservation Lane, Gaithersburg, MD 20878, Attn: Matching Gifts
If you are the leader of an organization, consider becoming a corporate member of the Izaak Walton League! The League provides opportunities for companies of any size to increase their visibility among the nation’s most passionate conservationists and outdoor enthusiasts. Through your membership, your company will also help protect and improve water quality, restore fish and wildlife habitat, and conserve public lands for future generations.
Corporate membership connects your company with 40,000 League members and supporters plus more than 200 community-based chapters nationwide. League members are committed to conserving natural resources and fish and wildlife. They are avid sportsmen and women who enjoy archery, shooting sports, fishing, hunting, hiking, camping, bird watching, and more.
Learn about our corporate relations principles and apply for corporate membership.
Minimum Distribution from an IRA
IRA owners age 70 ½ and over can make a gift through a direct transfer of funds from their IRA to the Izaak Walton League, which is a 501c3 charitable organization. The transferred amount counts toward your required minimum annual distribution, and you pay no tax on the distribution. Please consult your financial advisor to initiate a transfer. If you or your advisor need more information from the League to complete the transfer, please contact us at email@example.com.