A kid and adult sitting in a canoe, paddling in the Boundary Waters

Open Water Spring Fundraiser – Donate to Friends of the Boundary Waters

Now through May 24, have your gift doubled!

During our Open Water Spring fundraiser, every dollar you donate will be doubled. We know the power of our collective voice and know that together we can stop these threats to our beloved wilderness. As an added bonus, the first 200 people who donate will receive a free copy of our information-packed guidebook Friends Guide to the Boundary Waters. This beautifully designed book is full of maps, photos, and practical advice on how to get the most out of your Boundary Waters trip.

The Boundary Waters needs you! Be part of a community that cherishes and protects the Boundary Waters wilderness and maximize your gift now with a generous match from other loyal supporters.

Your Gift Helps…

  • The legal and legislative fight against copper-sulfide mining
  • Send kids on their first Boundary Waters trip
  • Maintain portages & campsites
  • Preserve clean water for this and future generations

Become a Member

When you give a gift of $30 or more, or set up a recurring gift for any amount, you become a member of Friends of the Boundary Waters Wilderness and you will automatically receive exclusive member benefits.

Give With Confidence

At the Friends, we hold ourselves to the highest ethical and financial standards. We are regularly reviewed and evaluated by independent organizations so you can be confident that your gift has the greatest possible impact on our beloved wilderness.

Friends of the Boundary Waters Wilderness is a 501(c)3 nonprofit, tax ID: 36-3414821. Your donation is tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the law.

The Boundary Waters only exists because people like you have worked to protect it. The wilderness needs you.

Thank you for joining us to celebrate and share in the open water and spring paddling season. We’ve secured donations from other loyal donors to double your donation when you give.