It’s officially fall, y’all! We cannot believe how quickly we are approaching the dry season. We are also swiftly approaching peak giving season for the nonprofit community. As our supporters and friends, we rely on YOU to fuel our mission of protecting and preserving and best bay in the world. Florida Bay Forever is excited to put down roots and open an office in the Florida Keys, and there are so many different ways for you to show your love for us during this exciting time. Take a look at the list below for a few ideas on how you can make an impact!

  • General sponsorship: There are numerous opportunities available to contribute to our capital campaign! Contact us to learn more, or take a look at the Florida Bay Eco-Center stewardship packet here.

  • Underwrite a program: Florida Bay Forever will host a variety of Florida Bay-focused educational programs at our new home. You can help us bring those programs to life by underwriting one of our programs series. Take a look at our information on sponsorships and underwriting here.

  • Sign-up for the Send It South Challenge: Our virtual paddle challenge is back again for 2021. Paddle to raise awareness for Florida Bay! Get your kayaks and paddle board ready because registration opens October 1st for this year’s challenge, which takes place November 20-December 20, 2021. Check out the race details on the event page.

  • Purchase your advance membership to the Florida Bay Eco-Center: Florida Bay Forever is now offering advance memberships to the Florida Bay Eco-Center with benefits that include discounted or free programming and more at our new home. Purchase yours here.

  • Become a monthly donor: We have been updating the donor area of our website and encourage you to become a monthly donor to support our efforts for the bay 365 days a year! Check out our updated donor page here.

  • Join the Florida Bay Business Alliance: Are you a business owner in Monroe or Miami-Dade County? Join the Florida Bay Business Alliance to grow your Everglades literacy and fuel the fight for a restored Florida Bay. Check out the program benefits and requirements here.

With so many ways to support Florida Bay Forever this fall, unleash generosity and find what fits best for you to help fuel our mission and vision of a restored bay for generations to come!