More Ways to Give

Donate by Check:

Please include “Membership” and your name in the comment line if your donation is for membership.  Send your check to:


PO Box 4504

Frisco, CO 80443-4504

Donate by Bank Transfer (ACH) or Credit Card

We utilize to process these types of transactions,  Use  to  be redirected to the ColoradoGives website.

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Donate by Donor Advised Fund

Many people utilize a Charitable Giving Account or Donor Advised Funds managed by companies such as Fidelity, Schwab, Vanguard, and others.

Login to your donor-advised fund account and  search for ‘Eagle Summit Wilderness’,  note that some funds may still have our original name ‘Friends of the Eagle’s Nest Wilderness’. 


Please verify the Tax ID and mailing address as  the Tax ID and address must  match for your  donation to  come to us.  In addition, please put your name in the comments or acknowledgement field. 

Eagle Summit Wilderness Alliance

Tax ID: 84-1305851

Mailing Address: PO Box 4504

Frisco, CO 80443-4504


Donate to our Endowment Fund


Consider a lasting gift to our Endowment Fund, the earnings of which will provide support for ESWA for many years to come. Endowment Fund details are HERE


You may also create your own Donor Advised sub fund with a minimum contribution of $10,000 minimum. Contact us by email for details.

Have you considered including ESWA in your estate plans?

ESWA has an endowment, managed by The Summit Foundation, that will be here in perpetuity. Estate gifts are a great way to leave a legacy for Wilderness! 

Questions? Contact Steve Elder or Jim Alexander, co-chairs of the ESWA Development Committee.

Qualified Charitable Distributions (QCD) from an IRA

If you are over 70-1/2 and have a traditional IRA, you may be able to donate directly from your IRA to ESWA. If you take the standard deduction and don't itemize, this may be your most tax efficient means of donating to charity. Find more information at 


Typically, you simply notify the company managing your IRA that you want to make a QCD from your IRA to ESWA and they will issue a check. They will need the following information:


Eagle Summit Wilderness Alliance

Tax ID: 84-1305851

PO Box 4504

Frisco, CO 80443-4504


Please consult your financial or tax adviser to determine the most efficient way to donate.