Donate today

Your donation supports our mission; to provide unbiased and scientific-based environmental education and recreational opportunities to citizens of all ages.

CHEC is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization. All donations are tax deductible.

Support CHEC

Become a "Friend of CHEC"

Friends of CHEC Memberships:

  • Alligator $50
  • Sea Turtle $100
  • Roseate Spoonbill $250
  • Mangrove $500
  • BobCat $1000
  • Eagle $2500

Your membership supports our mission; to provide environmental education and recreational opportunities to citizens of all ages. Click here for complete information on the membership levels and benefits with each and here for copy of the general membership brochure. Call 941-575-5435 with any questions.


Adopt-A-Deck

Names are engraved on boardwalk or deck locations. Make it a memorial for a loved one, or as a special gift, or even for yourself! In the process you are helping CHEC refurbish the center’s boardwalks, bridges and observation decks. Click here for information and the order form.


Make a Gift Today

If you would prefer to make a donation or gift to CHEC, we'd be delighted!  Suggested donation levels are $250.00, $500.00, $1,000.00, and $2,500.00, but we encourage donations in any amount.  All donations are greatly appreciated.

Make a Gift

Leave a Legacy:

You may want to consider the financial benefits of making a Bequest through your Estate to the Charlotte Harbor Environmental Center (CHEC) organization. Please consult with an estate planning professional, tax advisor or attorney.


Corporate Sponsor:

  • Platinum $2,500 and above
  • Gold $1,500
  • Silver $750
  • Sponsor $250

Benefits:

  • Recognition on CHEC Web page
  • Emailed copy of CHEC Newsletters
  • Emailed program and activity updates
  • Listed as a Business sponsor at CHEC events
  • Volunteer opportunities for your employees; CHEC can arrange and schedule group volunteer activities for your employees. Help build team work.
  • CHEC meeting room location opportunities for your business to hold an employee retreat or leadership workshop.
  • CHEC can include an environmental segment such as walking tour or environmental presentation to your group.
Corporate Sponsor