Fresh fish caught in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area.

Legacy Giving

Leave a legacy that will touch the lives of thousands with the gift of clean water and wilderness

Legacy and Estate planning

By including the Friends of the Boundary Waters Wilderness in your estate plans, you will be enrolled in our Forever Wild Society of legacy supporters. Forever Wild Society members receive special updates, invitations to private events, and the knowledge that your contribution will help ensure the lasting protection of the BWCA.

For more information, please contact our Development Director, Mike Linnemann at

To include the Friends in your estate plans, please use the following information:

     Friends of the Boundary Waters Wilderness
     2550 University Ave. W. Suite 180 S
     Saint Paul, MN 55114

     Phone: 612-332-9630

     Tax ID: 36-3414821

Friends of the Boundary Waters Wilderness is a 501(c)3 nonprofit. Your donation is tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the law.


Contact Mike Linnemann at 612-332-9630 ext. 6, or for additional information on creating a memorial gift for the Boundary Waters.