Support Friends of Havenwoods

The Friends of Havenwoods (FOH) is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization. Your donations are tax deductible to the full extent of the law. Be sure to consult your tax advisor.

You can support FOH in many ways:

Become a member

Membership in FOH helps to ensure that the organization continues to fulfill its mission. Memberships are renewed annually in October.

Individual Memberships

Single $15

Family $20

Lifetime $400

Corporate Supporters

Annual $100

To join FOH, you can stop by the education center to pick up a membership form and pay by credit card, check, or cash. To join by mail, print the membership form and send it along with your check to:

Friends of Havenwoods

6141 N. Hopkins Street

Milwaukee, WI 53209

Encourage your employer to become a corporate member

FOH welcomes and depends on corporate sponsors. Join these organizations and businesses in supporting FOH's mission:

American Tree Experts

Ashland Water Technologies

Stano Landscaping

Walthers Model Railroad Equipment

Donate funds for current projects and activities

You may designate how your donation is used or you may donate funds to ongoing needs and projects. Some possibilities include:

Purchase and maintain vegetation management equipment such as pruners, saws, chainsaws, weedwackers, and brush cutters.

Purchase teaching materials for the education center such as books, puppets, nets, and binoculars.

Pay for presenters at festivals and special events.

Donation checks should be made out to the "Friends of Havenwoods" and mailed to:

Friends of Havenwoods

6141 N. Hopkins Street

Milwaukee, WI 53209

Donate material or labor for current or future projects

Donations of materials and services can be a significant help to the park in making needed improvements. To discuss ways to make such a donation, please contact the forest superintendent, Judy Klippel, at 414-527-0232 or email judy.klippel@wi.gov

Donate to The Friends of Havenwoods Endowment Fund

Friends of Havenwoods has joined with the Natural Resources Foundation (NRF) of Wisconsin to set up an endowment for Havenwoods.

The fund began in 2012 as an Acorn Fund. Through donations and income from fundraisers, we achieved a balance of $10,000 in 2014, making our fund a permanent fund!

You can donate by sending a check payable to "Friends of Havenwoods Endowment Fund" Donations can be:

Gifts given in memory or honor of family or friends.

Contributions from service clubs, school groups, and local organizations.

Grants from foundations.

Contact FOH for more information about how the endowment fund can help meet the long-term needs of the park and ensure the future of this very special place.

Friends of Havenwoods

6141 N. Hopkins Street

Milwaukee, WI 53209

Remember FOH
in your will

Your estate gift will be added to the endowment fund (see above). You may donate cash, stocks, bonds, life insurance, property, or residue from your estate.

Visit the
FOH sales counter

FOH stocks a small counter with field guides, patches, t-shirts, homemade slippers, hand-painted shopping bags, and buckthorn walking sticks! Profits benefit FOH and its projects.