Whatever the amount of the donation, it can be made in a simple and direct manner to El Charco del Ingenio AC, in cash, by check, bank deposit, or online through the internet. For a U.S. tax receipt, make your checks payable to the San Miguel Community Foundation, putting “El Charco del Ingenio AC” on the memo line as the beneficiary of the donation.

The donor may specify how the money is to be used:


a) Ongoing operational and maintenance expenses of the garden.

b) Activities or specific tasks, according to the annual Work Plan of the botanical garden (new facilities, infrastructure improvements, equipment, gardening, staff training, environmental education, etc.)

c) Investment fund of the nonprofit organization (placed in a bank account as seed money), to guarantee the continuation of the conservation project during future periods of adversity or contingency.

If you use the San Miguel Community Foundation PayPal account by clicking the button below, please put "Charco del Ingenio A.C. donation" in the description line so that the funds will get directed to our organization.

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