Donate to the Institute


We appreciate your financial support to Croatan Institute, a tax-exempt 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.  You can make your tax-deductible gift to the institute online, by mailing a check, making an electronic ACH transfer, or donating through the PayPal Giving Fund, as follows: 

    • Online Donations:
      Fill out the form below to make an online one-time gift using the Institute's secure online payment processor, PayPal.  

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      To set up monthly recurring donations via Paypal, click here: 
    • PayPal Giving FundCroatan Institute is a confirmed, recommended charity of the PayPal Giving Fund. When you donate to the Institute through the PayPal Giving Fund, PayPal covers all fees, ensuring that 100% of your tax-deductible gift goes to Croatan Institute, which will receive your full donation within 15-45 days.
    • Check Donations: Contributions can be mailed in by check, payable to Croatan Institute:
    • Croatan Institute
      PO Box 2044
      Durham, NC 27702 

    • Wire Transfers / ACH: To make a tax-deductible donation to Croatan Institute by wire transfer or ACH, please send an email to for our bank account details.

    • Other Options: We are able to accept contributions in multiple additional forms, including appreciated stock, bequests, and other gifts of property. Please contact us to discuss these options in greater depth.

 If your employer offers matching gifts, you can double the impact of your gift. Contact us for more information. 

Croatan Institute is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Donations are tax deductible to the extent permissible by law.  

North Carolina Charitable Solicitation License Number SL008503. Financial information about this organization and a copy of its license are available from the State Solicitation Licensing Branch at 919-807-2214. The license is not an endorsement by the State.