Support Science!

Thank you for supporting the Shaw Institute. We are a 501(c)(3) nonprofit scientific research organization whose mission is to discover and expose environmental threats to people and wildlife through innovative scientific research, and to engage in collaborative partnerships to improve human and ecological health worldwide.

Your gift is tax deductible and will enable us to accomplish key goals:

  1. Expand our research capabilities and laboratory capacity.
  2. Extend our collaborative partnerships with health and environmental researchers around the world.
  3. Provide invaluable education and outreach initiatives that foster greater understanding of the challenges, and potential solutions, to the issues that face our world today and in the future.

If you would like to make a gift to the Shaw Institute by wire or stock transfer, please use the following information:

To transfer funds from an existing Fidelity account to the Fidelity Shaw account, use the Fidelity Shaw account # Z40–271776

For Stock gifts, use DTC# 0226 and Fidelity Shaw account #Z40-271776

For all other transfers:

Wire funds to:Bar Harbor Bank
Routing number:011201759
For credit to:Shaw Institute
Account number:80510470
Address:P.O. Box 804, Blue Hill, ME 04614
Phone: (207) 374-5600

If you prefer to send a check, please include your name, address, phone number, and email address so that we may acknowledge receipt of your donation and mail to:

Shaw Institute (ATTN: Development)
P.O. Box 1652
55 Main Street
Blue Hill, ME 04614

To make your gift over the phone, please call us at (207) 374-2135.

In-Kind Donations
The Institute can accept certain tangible and intangible non-cash donations (equipment, supplies, professional services, software, patents, etc.). Please contact us to discuss your gift at (207) 374-2135.
Planned Giving
Make the Shaw Institute part of your legacy. There are several options that can help sustain the Institute’s mission. These include bequests, charitable gift annuities, and many other opportunities to make gifts of cash or appreciated property. Because of the unique and personal details involved in developing an individual charitable giving plan, please contact our Treasurer at (207) 374-2135. Thank you for your support of and investment in the Shaw Institute.