Nature Vancouver (formally Vancouver Nature History Society) is a not-for-profit society registered under the BC Societies Act and a registered charity with Canada Revenue Agency (CRA). You can find the Society’s registration number and financial information on CRA’s website. Donations to the Society are eligible for a charitable tax credit. Donation receipts will be issued for donations of $20 or more in cash or listed securities.
To donate by mail, please send a cheque or money order, payable to “Vancouver Natural History Society” to: The Treasurer, Nature Vancouver, Post Office Box 3021-Station Terminal, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada V6B 3X5.
To donate electronically, at checkout, please use the “Order Notes” to tell us how to allocate your donation among the funds below. If you don’t specify the allocation, your donation will be contributed to the Endowment Fund.
Donors may select any of the following funds to make their contributions. For more information about these funds, please contact our TREASURER.
The Conservation Fund was established in 2001 to hold funds raised or donated for specific conservation projects or to support conservation initiatives in general.
Education Trust Fund
The Education Trust Fund was established for donations to support education. The interest from this fund is used for an annual scholarship for anyone in post-secondary education who is specializing in any of the disciplines which will advance the purposes of the Society. The scholarship is awards at the Nature Vancouver AGM in April of each year.
The Endowment Fund was established in 1998 to be a source of revenue for the Society which will supplement membership dues and which will grow over time. Up to 75 percent of the annual earnings of the fund can be used for the operations of the Society. There are no conditions on the expenditure of these funds.
Conservation Fund, Education Trust Fund, Endowment Fund