Please make your tax-deductible gift today to the Friends of Forsythe to help the Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge!  Our tax ID number is 223565413.  


Your donations will be used to support the Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge in many ways, including the following:


  • to support environmental education activities for children and adults (class field trips to the refuge, in-class education programs, Urban Birds, Evenings at Forsythe, etc.)
  • to keep the new visitors center and nature store open seven days a week
  • to keep our tram and tram tours operating
  • to support trash cleanups
  • to provide timely and relevant communications to members and friends via social media, website, and periodic newsletter


Included in the donations program are memorial planks on the new boardwalk that overlooks the salt water marsh. These planks may be inscribed with your name, the names of loved ones, or of a business.


Interested parties may inquire about donations and the memorial boardwalk planks by contacting the Friends as follows:


·         Email the Friends at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it


·         Write to the Friends at:      Friends of Forsythe NWR

                                                P. O. Box 355

                                                Oceanville, NJ 08231

        ·     Checks made payable to Friends of Forsythe


·         Visit the Refuge Headquarters Building at 800 Great Creek Road, Oceanville, NJ during regular business hours.


·         Call the Friends at 609-652-1665.



The Friends of Forsythe NWR, Inc. is a registered tax exempt 501.c.3 organization. The Friends is current with its IRS registration.