Support the Center

Make a donation in support of the Center, the animals and the mission!

Click here to make a donation now!

To make a donation in honor of or in memory of someone, click here.


The Friends of the WNC Nature Center is a not-for-profit corporation under the laws of the State of North Carolina and by the Internal Revenue Service as a 501(c)3 tax exempt not-for-profit corporation.  Gifts to the Friends of the WNC Nature Center are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law. 


Matching Gifts

Increase your support through matching gifts at work!  Your gift can go even further if your company provides a matching gift program for their employees, spouses, board members and retirees. 

To find out if your company matches charitable gifts, contact your Human Resources department and ask for a claim form. Please send us your completed form with your gift and we’ll take it from there. If you made a previous gift you can still apply for a claim.  Just mail your form to: Friends of the WNC Nature Center, P.O. Box 19151, Asheville, NC  28815.


Stock Donations

Donations of stock can be made by calling the Friends office at 828-298-0182.


Have a question or need help, please contact us at 828-298-0182.

Thank you for your support!

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