Your support is critical to advocate for sound water policies and to ensure that Oregon’s world-class rivers have enough water for the fish, wildlife, and people who depend on healthy rivers.

Monthly Donor Program:

Plan an automatically recurring donation from your bank account or credit card! Members across the state are realizing they not only save time for themselves, but also help us cut down on paper, postage and administrative costs.

Workplace Giving:

Increase the impact! Many employers have gift-matching programs for a wide variety of eligible non-profits. If yours does not, let them know you’d like to start one to support WaterWatch!

Stocks & Bonds, Mutual Funds, Wire Transfers:

Make an investment in the future of Oregon’s rivers by wiring funds or transferring stocks, bonds, and/or mutual funds.

Annual Auction:

Music? Fine foods? Local brews and wines? A dazzling atmosphere of lights, good company, and an array of silent and live auction items to support Oregon’s river? All can be found at the annual WaterWatch auction!

Rewards Programs:

Take full advantage of daily shopping, grocery runs, gift giving, and more by choosing WaterWatch to receive a percentage of eligible shopping on AmazonSmile and Fred Meyers!

Business Partners:

WaterWatch Business Partners share our missionto preserve and protect Oregon’s rivers and streams AND they get the recognition they deserve!

Donate your Vehicle:

Yes, you can even donate your vehicle on WaterWatch’s behalf!

Planned Giving:

There are many options for giving through your estate. Please contact Neil Brandt, our Development Director, to discuss your thoughts and questions for current or future giving at 503.295.4039 x0 or by email, neil (at)

Is my contribution tax-deductible?

WaterWatch is a non-profit, 501(c)(3) organization. Donations are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law; please check with your financial adviser for more information. WaterWatch’s nonprofit tax ID number is 93-0888158.

Contact Us

If you have any questions, please contact our Senior Fundraiser and Advisor, at 503.295.4039 x103, or john (at)

If you prefer to mail your donation, please mail it to:

WaterWatch of Oregon
213 SW Ash Street, Ste. 208
Portland, OR 97204

Learn about the John Palensky Memorial River Conservation Fund.