“I want to make sure younger generations have the deep essential grasp of sustainability and thoroughly incorporate it into an ongoing living reality. It makes me feel very inspired and motivated to support this work.”

Diane Fletcher Hoppe
Advisor to the San Diego Foundation, Willis and Jane Fletcher Family Fund III

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Your Investment in CELF is an Investment in a Sustainable Future

We're a nonprofit that relies on support from people like you.

  • $15 for CELF's 15th Anniversary is a great way to start supporting sustainability education
  • $50 sends a stronger message that you support CELF's mission to educate environmentally- and civic-minded students
  • $100 provides curriculum materials for one school sustainability team 
  • $300 buys an air beam monitor for a class to use in our Citizen Science and Air Quality program
  • $500 runs three Student Ambassador education sessions, equipping 40 high school students to become peer leaders in sustainability

Yearlong sponsorship opportunities are also available and make an even bigger impact:

  • $1,500 supports a teacher to attend 4 days at the CELF Summer Institute. 
  • $2,000 supports one day inservice training for 100 teachers
  • $6,000 supports a three-day training program for a school sustainability team 
  • $30,000 supports a CELF Fellowship.

CELF Program Update Spring 2018

Donate Online

It's fast, easy, and secure! 

Donate by Mail

By sending your tax-deductible contribution to:
 The Children's Environmental Literacy Foundation
 P.O. Box 412
 Chappaqua, NY 10514

Employer Matching Gift Programs

Double your donation! Check with your employer to see if they offer a matching gift program. 

Stock Donation or Bank Transfer

Securities may be made as outright gifts or as a payment on a pledge. Stock certificates may be reassigned directly to CELF or may be transferred through the donor's broker. The mean market value on the date of the transfer will determine the value of the gift for tax purposes.

Build a Legacy of Sustainability

If you would like to give in ways that will also reduce your estate taxes and probate costs, please consider CELF.

Please contact Jen Sheehy: 914.449.6868 or email with any questions. 

Watch Video to see what CELF sustainable education looks like.