Thank you for your interest in donating to the Friends! 

The Friends is a tax exempt, 501(c)(3) corporation.

Pines Trail Plank Inscription Fundraiser:

Each inscription requires $100 donation.  Specify inscription(s) on the PayPal order notation line when you place an on-line order-. 45 characters or spaces per inscription - no full capitalization.
Note: Each plank will have multiple donated inscriptions, separated by 1 ft. spacing.  All inscriptions require approval by PRNWR.  Inscribed planks will be installed on the approach boardwalk and observation deck, starting with the boardwalk.  Inscribed planks remains the property of the Parker River NWR.

Forty-five (45) characters, including spaces, are available for each inscription.  Orders of multiple inscriptions will most likely be placed on multiple planks, but effort will be made to locate these together.  Synthetic planks made from recycled materials will be used for this project. Funds raised by this program support activities and projects managed by Friends of Parker River NWR, Inc. for the Parker River NWR.  


Donating online by clicking the yellow DONATE button.


By sending in a check payable to Friends of Parker River National Wildlife Refuge, Inc. to:

Friends of Parker River National Wildlife Refuge, Inc.

6 Plum Island Turnpike
Newburyport, MA 01950

If you are making a donation to the Friends, we would like to sincerely thank you for your contribution. To help us best distribute your donation the way you intended it to be, we ask that you note the "Add Special Instructions to the Seller" line, and enter one of the following designations:

  • Unrestricted,
  • Internship Fund,
  • Memorial,
  • Purple Martin Project
  • Other

Thank you for your generosity.

Please include your USPS and/or email address with your check to receive an acknowledgement and updates about Friends activities including free lectures and opportunities.