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We need your help. The IBO is a non-profit, 501(c)(3), research and community outreach unit of Boise State University funded primarily through grants, contracts, and donations from individuals like you! We can’t continue our work without your support, so please consider making a donation today!

Take advantage of the Idaho Education Tax Credit!

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Donate Online

You can make a secure Credit Card donation online by visiting the Boise State University Giving page HERE. Once on the page, scroll down to the “designation” section and choose which IBO fund you’d like to donate to. Then follow instructions on the website to complete your donation.

Designation options:

IBO’s general fund: After you click “add donation” you will get the option to add a comment to send funds to a particular project, such as Hummingbirds or Lucky Peak if you choose.

IBO’s education and outreach program: This will fund work at our Boise River Station as well as our other school and student outreach programs. A $3 donation to our education program supports one student’s field trip experience to our Boise River site.

IBO’s Long-billed Curlew satellite tracking project: This will fund our anti-poaching outreach efforts (including youth hunters education, curlews in the classroom, and adult outreach programs). Plus data fees for our Long-billed Curlew transmitters to keep them all up and running.

To Donate By Check:

please mail your contribution made out to the Intermountain Bird Observatory to:

Intermountain Bird Observatory
Department of Biological Sciences
Boise State University
1910 University Dr.
Boise, ID 83725-1515

Your donations are tax deductible and you will receive a receipt for tax purposes.
Thank you!

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