Salish Sea School Patron

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Thank you for supporting our mission. You are the most important part of making this movement a reality. 


The Salish Sea School is a 501(c)(3) non-profit: EIN 83-3277816.  All donations are tax-deductible as allowable by law.

Become part of the movement and become a Salish Sea Patron by choosing a yearly or monthly donation amount below.  We want you to know EVERY level of the patron ecosytem is just as important as the next; from plankton to eel grass to orcas! A thriving marine ecosystem truly relies on all the parts for a healthy whole.  The donation amounts with an * receive a special gift!

Monthly donations: Choose donation, click amount, and check box that says "make this a monthly donation."

Please note, the following are examples of costs covered with your generous donation but will not be officially designated as such unless a request is made by you. Please let us know if this is the case and we would be thrilled to honor your request!  Otherwise your gift will nourish all parts of our non-profit to continue to empower students as leaders for our oceans through experiential education, student research opportunities, and ways for students to actively engage in marine conservation.


$10 Phytoplankton Level Patron 


Equivalent of one printed curriculum for a student.


$200* Bull Kelp Level Patron


Equivalent of lunches (from a local deli!) for one four-day session of the Guardians of the Sea Program.


$2,000* Salmon Level Patron


Equivalent of a hydrophone, underwater camera, plankton net, film camera for video production, or other large science equipment for our school.


$25 Zooplankton Level Patron 


Equivalent of 3 ID Guides for one student.


$500* Forage Fish Level Patron


Equivalent of fuel expenses for two four-day sessions of the Guardians of the Sea Program.


$5,000* Orca Level Patron


Helps us launch one of our two new programs coming 2021, including Salish Sea Student Training in Research Science (Salish Sea STaRS

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$75 Eelgrass Level Patron

Equivalent of art supplies for five students. 


$1,000* Tufted Puffin Level Patron


Equivalent of a full scholarship for one student for one four-day Guardians of the Sea Program.


$____Monthly*  Ocean Level Patron 


Give monthly. Helps provide and circulate the nutrients necessary for flourishing student programs year-round.

or mail a check to:

The Salish Sea School, P.O. Box 1901, Anacortes, WA 98221

We are enormously grateful for the support of our village. Your generosity changes student lives and helps our oceans! On behalf of the future student leaders in marine conservation, thank you!

If you are unable to give, please help by spreading the word or volunteering.

Contact us to learn more about volunteering. 

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501(c)(3) EIN 83-3277816