Year-end Appeal: Board Resources

Dear Board Members,

Our Year-end Appeal is out, and donations are coming in - thanks in large part to your help!  We're so grateful for your engagement, and have another request for help: share information about the Madison Audubon Year-end Appeal over email and social media. Below are resources (text and graphics) for your convenience; you're welcome to write your own text, copy and paste what's below, or a combination of the two.

Thank you!

Madison Audubon team


sharing via Email:


You can forward the Year-end Appeal email sent by Matt Reetz on November 21 at 1:20 pm. Include your own text, or feel free to use any of the text below:

"Looking for a great non-profit to donate to this winter? Here's one suggestion: Madison Audubon Society (! They work in 8 counties in south-central Wisconsin, protecting over 1,500 acres of habitat for birds and wildlife, providing fantastic environmental education to K-12 kids - especially those in underserved communities, and leading advocacy efforts on behalf of native and migratory bird species in Wisconsin. I've served on the board for ____ years, and can honestly say ___[your own endorsement here]___.

Please consider donating to Madison Audubon - online ( or snail-mail donations (1400 E. University Ave., Suite 170, Madison, WI 53703) both welcome!"


sharing via Social Media:

Again, you're welcome to use whatever language you'd like! Feel welcome to use any of the text below:

"'Tis the season to give! Join me in donating to Madison Audubon Society this December, and make a difference in habitat conservation, environmental education, and advocacy in south-central Wisconsin. A great place to spend your money!"


Graphics for you to use:

Right click on the thumbnails below and select Save Image to download any of the images at their full size.

Barred Owl by Arlene Koziol; Young naturalist, MAS Photo; Eastern White-fringed Orchid by Brenna Marsicek

Banner photo: Eastern white-fringed orchid at Faville Grove Sanctuary, by Brenna Marsicek