The Florida Wildlife Hospital is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization that depends primarily upon private donations for its programs and services.
Contributions to the Florida Wildlife Hospital are tax-deductible to the full extent of the law.
FWH is a responsible non-profit – we work hard to be efficient with our dollars, keeping our administrative costs to a minimum, in order to do the best job possible as a wildlife hospital and education center.
Your donation to the Florida Wildlife Hospital will help provide:
- Life-saving medical care to sick, injured, and orphaned wild animals;
- Care, feeding, and rehabilitation for wildlife patients during their recovery, and ongoing care to the 10 animals — part of the education and outreach ambassador team — that now call the Wildlife Hospital home.
Memorials and Tributes
Memorials are a lovely way to remember a loved one or adored pet while helping support a greater cause.
We offer several different options for memorials and tributes starting with mentioning the tribute in our quarterly newsletter to a customized plaque on our Memorial Wall at the hospital’s front entrance. To dedicate a memorial or tribute please click the photo or the box below.
A donation to the Florida Wildlife Hospital is a meaningful way to honor someone special while helping to keep wildlife wild. Making donations in honor of someone, a couple, or pet, is a unique way to celebrate a birthday, wedding, anniversary, graduation, or other special occasion such as a gesture of gratitude to a friend, relative, or colleague. Donations of $75 or more receive acknowledgment in our quarterly newsletter.
Memorials are wonderful way to commemorate the life of a loved one in a special and thoughtful way. Florida Wildlife Hospital offers many different options for setting up a memorial in honor of a loved one.
For $75, your loved one will be acknowledged in our quarterly newsletter
For $500, your loved one will receive a 1.5” x 3” plaque added to our Memorial Wall
For $1000, your loved one will receive a 2” x 4” plaque added to our Memorial Wall
For $5000, your loved one will receive a 6.25” x 8.25” stand plaque added to our Memorial Garden
Make a One-Time Donation
Every dollar donated to the Florida Wildlife Hospital goes a long way to helping Keep Wildlife Wild. Your contributions today will helps us care for the 5,000+ patients we see on an average yearly basis. One time donations are a wonderful way to help a patient you may have dropped off for care or to make an additional donation other than a membership renewel. Whatever the reason, we are always grateful for the support and generosity of our donors.
Remember FWH with a Legacy Gift
Join the Wildlife Inspired Lasting Legacies Club
The Florida Wildlife Hospital is grateful for those caring individuals who have included the Hospital in their estate plans. Their generosity has helped us meet current challenges and will be a source of financial support for years to come.
The Florida Wildlife Hospital has a record of responsible stewardship, with a demonstrated commitment to programmatic and financial integrity.
There are many ways to support the FWH through estate planning – starting with a will. The following sample language may help you and your advisors in crafting your will.
When you include the Florida Wildlife Hospital in your estate planning, you can be confident that whatever you give will be carefully used to advance your goals.
We strongly encourage individuals considering making or changing their estate plans to contact their attorney and tax advisor.
You may also help support wildlife by naming the Florida Wildlife Hospital as the beneficiary of your:
Life insurance policies
IRAs or other retirement accounts
Stocks, bonds, or other securities
Mutual funds or bank accounts
In many cases, these beneficiary designations may be made online or with a quick telephone call.