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Help Protect Alta for Future Generations

Your donations, volunteer work and passionate advocacy fuels our efforts to protect the beauty and integrity of this area for your children and future generations.

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Join the efforts of residents, visitors, businesses and others like you who love Alta and want to protect its unique environment and character.

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If you prefer to mail a donation, please send checks to:

Friends of Alta
PO Box 8126
Alta UT, 84092

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Even More Ways to Donate

There are many ways to be part of our work, and we are grateful for all of them. We’ve listed some of the other ways you can support our efforts. Contact us for more details or to discuss another way you’d like to help our cause.

  • Donations of services such as photography, research, or educational resources
  • Annual contributions
  • Gifts of cash, stock or bonds
  • Gifts of Securities. When you give appreciated securities, you may receive an immediate tax deduction and savings on capital gains taxes. Your gift of stock or mutual funds can also be used to fund a charitable gift annuity. You can make a gift of appreciated securities to Friends of Alta while diversifying your portfolio and/or securing a stream of income.
  • A grant through your donor-advised fund, or DAF. Use DAF Direct to recommend a grant through Fidelity or Schwab Charitable donor-advised fund with no fees.

Other Ways to Support Friends of Alta

Attend the Alta Gala
Each year we partner with Alta Community Enrichment (ACE) and the Alta Historical Society to hold the Alta Gala Fundraiser. We want to acknowledge and share our deepest appreciation for the sponsorship and support of Alta Ski Area; their help makes this event a true success.

Use Alta Shuttle For Your Transportation Needs
2% of all Alta Shuttle services to/from the Town of Alta during the winter are donated to FOA. Special thanks to Alta Shuttle, Tom, the shuttle drivers, and Alta Shuttle’s patrons for supporting FOA.

Teton Trail Photography by John Blumenkamp
This local photographer is splitting all net proceeds from the sale of his Albion Basin photography with Friends of Alta.  Purchase wonderful Albion Basin photographs for yourself, family or friends. Click here to go to John’s website.

Friends of Alta Real Estate Advantage Program
If you are buying or selling a home in Utah use broker Jim Williams of Williams Realty and mention this program and Jim will donate $1,000 off his commission to Friends of Alta. To email Jim click here or call (801) 539.8060.

1% For the Planet
We’re an approved 1% For the Planet partner. Benefit FOA while you Shop.

Amazon Smile
When you shop at Amazon Smile, Amazon donates 0.5% of the price of your eligible purchases to the charity of your choice. AmazonSmile customers have already supported tens of thousands of different organizations, generating millions of dollars in Amazon Smile Donations. First, you link your Amazon account to AmazonSmile.Then, all you have to do is to start shopping by following the link to Amazon Smile and Amazon will donate 0.5% of your purchase price to Friends of Alta.

Smith’s Community Rewards
Year after year, nonprofit organizations earn millions of dollars through Smith’s Community Rewards®. First, you link your Smith’s Rewards Card to the Smith’s Community Rewards Program, select Friends of Alta as your charity organization, and then all you have to do is swipe your Rewards Card whenever you shop at Smith’s. There is no cost to enroll, and enrollment will not affect your fuel points or coupon discounts. Support Friends of Alta by shopping at Smith’s!

Honor a Loved One

Pay tribute to the memory of someone special with a gift to Friends of Alta. If you are submitting a check, please use the memo line to indicate donations in memory of someone, and if you are using PayPal please put the person’s name in the “add a special note” drop down on the confirmation page for your donation, thank you.

Planned Giving – Leave a Lasting Legacy

We invite you to carry on the work and legacy of Friends of Alta by naming FOA as a beneficiary in your will. By making a bequest to Friends of Alta in your will or trust, you can leave a lasting legacy to protect the watershed, wildlife habitat and stunning landscapes for future generations. Download our bequest form or contact us to discuss the options available.