Bringing Nature to Life Campaign Update

As of October 17, The Ridges Sanctuary has raised $196,257 during their matching challenge, which brings the Bringing Nature to Life campaign total to $3,178,680.

As part of the matching challenge, a tax-deductible donation of $50 becomes $100, a gift of $1,000 becomes $2,000, etc. Any amount has twice the impact.

All gifts and pledges must be made by Dec. 31, 2013, and will be matched on a first-come, first-served basis until the $350,000 level is reached. For additional information, call 920.839.2802 or visit