Please Donate To SAVE THE FROGS!

Your generous financial support is crucial to the success of our mission and the future of amphibious and human life on this planet. Your donation will help SAVE THE FROGS! spread amphibian awareness, campaign for threatened amphibians and train the next generation of amphibian conservationists. Please help out by making a tax-deductible donation today. SAVE THE FROGS! is an IRS-approved 501(c)(3) public charity and donations are tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the law. We appreciate and rely on your support and thank you for your generous donation! Imagine a world where every person respects and appreciates nature and wildlife; a world where the frogs we grew up with are still around for our children and their children. That's our goal and that's where we're headed. And with your help, we will get there.

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"Your work and message is too important not to be a supporter."
-- SAVE THE FROGS! Member Deborah Blake Dempsey

"I really admire your work and me signing up for monthly donations was a long overdue thing on my list! Keep up the fantastic work and take care."
-- SAVE THE FROGS! Member Diana Solis

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SAVE THE FROGS! Founder Dr. Kerry Kriger and students in Berkeley, California, 2014.

SAVE THE FROGS! is a 501(c)(3) public charity

SAVE THE FROGS! is an IRS-approved 501(c)(3) public charity and thus all donations are tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the law. Our IRS determination letter is available upon request.

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SAVE THE FROGS! Ghana Co-Founder Gilbert Adum restoring Giant Squeaker Frog habitat with schoolchildren in the Sui Forest, Western Region, Ghana.

SAVE THE FROGS! Uses Your Donation Wisely

By keeping our overhead low, a significant proportion of your donation goes immediately towards our amphibian conservation projects. You can read about how effectively we use donations here.

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"Hi Dr. Kriger. I love your website. I also love frogs. Your absolute passion for frogs and life won me over. I've enclosed a check for membership. I'm so impressed by you and Save The Frogs I'm committing to donate $20 a month!"
-- Phyllis Chavez, Santa Monica, CA

You Can Donate By Phone

If you wish to donate with your credit card, but prefer not to use our secure online donation system, please call us at 415-878-6525 and leave a voice message; we will get right back to you!

"Your passion for the mission is exceptional and admirable. We will donate today."
-- Rob and Sophie Guarasci, California

You Can Donate By Check Or Money Order

You are welcome to send a check or money order made out to SAVE THE FROGS!. Our mailing address is on our contact page.

"Giving is actually a shortcut to happiness."
- Arianna Huffington

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We appreciate your support! Together we can SAVE THE FROGS!

The Fund For The Future Of The Frogs

With thousands of endangered frogs needing our assistance, one of our goals at SAVE THE FROGS! is to ensure that our organization has the funds to exist far into the future. The Fund For The Future Of The Frogs is one of our primary strategies for achieving long-term financial security.

The Fund For The Future Of The Frogs is a reserve fund intended to ease financial burden during tough times and help SAVE THE FROGS! flourish during more prosperous times. The fund is comprised of stocks, bonds and mutual funds, and held in a SAVE THE FROGS! brokerage account that is dedicated exclusively to long-term growth. Assets in the fund are highly diversified and managed with very low fees. To ensure the perpetuity of the fund, SAVE THE FROGS! uses only the annual interest earned from the fund unless there is a critical need for immediate use of the funds. 

We invite and encourage you to contribute to The Fund For The Future Of The Frogs. Donations to the fund are tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the law. You can learn about the tax benefits of donating stocks, bonds or mutual funds here. Read on to learn more about The Fund For The Future Of The Frogs and how you can contribute.

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How And Why To Donate Stocks To SAVE THE FROGS!

Donating stock, bonds or mutual funds to SAVE THE FROGS! is a fabulous way to assist amphibians, and can even lower your taxes. If you are considering such a donation, the first step is to determine whether your assets have appreciated (gone up in value) or depreciated (decreased in value).

  • If your assets have appreciated, donating them to SAVE THE FROGS! can reduce your taxes in two ways: (1) you can avoid capital gains tax on the profit you've made, and (2) you can claim the fair market value of your gift as a deductible charitable donation.
  • If your assets have depreciated, you should sell the assets first then donate the proceeds to SAVE THE FROGS!. This allows you to (1) claim a loss on the sale of the assets; and (2) count your gift to SAVE THE FROGS! as a deductible charitable donation.

We suggest speaking with your financial advisor and then contact us when you are ready to donate stocks, bonds or mutual funds to SAVE THE FROGS!. We will give you all the information you need to complete your donation. If you would like your contribution to be directed to The Fund For The Future Of The Frogs, please let us know and we can make that happen. Thank you for helping SAVE THE FROGS!

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Rough Skinned Newt (Taricha granulosa) photo by Michael Starkey

How SAVE THE FROGS! uses your donation

Your financial support enables SAVE THE FROGS! to:

  • build wetlands;
  • plant trees in degraded amphibian habitat;
  • provide free educational resources to thousands of schools;
  • give educational presentations to students, government agencies and community groups;
  • fight the pesticide companies;
  • campaign for legislation to protect amphibians and humans.

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Donate Your Bitcoins To SAVE THE FROGS!

SAVE THE FROGS! is pleased to announce that we now accept bitcoins as a form of donation!

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Save Frogs When You Shop On Amazon

When you shop with Amazon, you can get a percentage of your purchases donated directly to SAVE THE FROGS!, at no extra charge to you. Amazon’s charitable wing (AmazonSmile Foundation) will donate 0.5% of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to SAVE THE FROGS! whenever you shop on AmazonSmile. And that adds up, as you can see below! AmazonSmile is the same Amazon you know. Same products, same prices, same service. To get started with the AmazonSmile program, please visit this AmazonSmile webpage and choose SAVE THE FROGS! as your charity of choice.

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The Charity Charge World MasterCard earns 1% donations for SAVE THE FROGS!

Introducing the Charity Charge World MasterCard, a fantastic way for you to support SAVE THE FROGS! every time you make a purchase. Feel great every day knowing you’re doing good simply by using your credit card. Each time you swipe your new Charity Charge World MasterCard, 1% of your purchase will be donated to SAVE THE FROGS!.

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Inspiration

“He who has his heart in his work is certain to meet with unbounded success. He will give and continually give, and the more he gives the more he will receive.”

Charles F. Haanel

Testimonials

"As an anthropologist, I became interested in environmental issues.
I love frogs because:
They are adorable
They sing a lovely song
They eat flies (hate flies)
They star in fairy tales
They swim so cute
Their skin is beautiful
They are gentle creatures."

Georgi Garrington Lacox, Iowa

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