Ways To Help

Support STR Today

There are many different ways that you help sea turtles and support Sea Turtle Recovery.  Review the information below to find the opportunities that you can help with!

Nonprofits have expenses just like any other small business. Financial support provides the greatest opportunity to distribute your support across all aspects of Sea Turtle Recovery’s Mission.

Choose from shared adoptions or full sponsorships with naming  opportunities. Sponsorship help pay for rehab expenses for STR’s patients including food and medications.

Sometimes you want to buy something specific to help out. Check out our Wishlist of items that will help STR. Remember, if shopping online, to shop through Amazon Smile or Goodshop to send a few extra dollars our way!

Doing your own fundraiser forSea Turtle Recovery can be a great way to get the family or community involved while spreading the word. Contact us for more details  to make sure Uncle Sam doesn’t come knocking on your door.

There are several ways to jump in and get your hands dirty! Unfortunately, our permits restrict any hands on activity with our patients, but there are plenty of other ways to help. Check out our Volunteer and Internship opportunities.

Tell your community why you love STR! Talking to your friends and family about STR helps raise awareness. Sharing our social posts is an easy, no cost way to help advance our mission!

TD Bank Affinity

If you’re
an existing TD Bank customer or plan on opening a new account, TD Bank
will make an annual contribution to Sea Turtle Recovery based on each
of your existing accounts through their Affinity Membership Program.

By joining the Affinity Program, STR will receive an annual contribution from TD Bank simply because you bank there!

 

Contact us for information about signing up for free!

Print this form to take to your local TD Branch.

If you are shopping on Amazon, did you know that you can have them donate to Sea Turtle Recovery at NO ADDED COST TO YOU! Amazon will give to our charity with your order, if you choose us as your charity. Check it out!

Check out GoodShop before shopping anywhere online! They offer great discounts and coupons AND will donate to Sea Turtle Recovery!

DONATE

Nonprofits have expenses just like any other small business. Financial support provides the greatest opportunity to distribute your support across all aspects of Sea Turtle Recovery’s Mission.

Monthly Recurring Donations

Donation Options

Common Donations

Donation Options

Donate Any Amount

Make a donation In Honor Of or In Memory Of your loved one. STR will send a custom card to acknowledge your contribution to helping our patients heal.

Cancel an automatic monthly donation

You may cancel a previously arranged recurring monthly donation by clicking on the button below and following PayPal’s instructions.

Donations By Mail

Please mail checks payable to
Sea Turtle Recovery at

Sea Turtle Recovery
PO Box 497
West Orange, NJ 07052

 

SPONSORSHIPS

Choose from shared sponsorships or full sponsorships with naming opportunities. Sponsorships are the ultimate way to make a difference for a sick or injured sea turtle. With all seven species of sea turtle’s on the endangered or threatened list, it is up to you to ensure their future. Sponsorships help pay for rehab expenses for STR’s patients including food, medicine, water quality, blood work, x-rays, surgeries, and other care. Please help today!

$30 Adoptions (Shared Sponsorship)

[*Adoptions are a sponsorship only, and each sea turtle may have multiple adopters due to rehabilitation costs and efforts.*]

Some sea turtles are now available for adoption (Please note these are sick and injured animals and their health until release cannot be guaranteed.) Your support will help with general sea turtle care including food, medication, vet supplies, etc. Donate $30 and we will send you a thank you packet containing an adoption certificate with a short description of your turtle and a 3 in x 4 in photo magnet of the turtle you sponsor. If applicable, we will email you a photo of your adopted turtle after it is released. Current adoptable turtles have an adoption button below them. 

NOTE: Stories and photos received are protected by copyright and are not to be copied,  redistributed, sold, or published without written permission. All rights reserved-STR.

Kemp's Ridley Sponsorship

$1,500 or more. Your family/company will have the opportunity to name one Kemp’s Ridley sea turtle pending availability. If a business, the business will appear on the Partnerships page of our website for one year, a Facebook post will announce the name of the sea turtle and your help. You will receive a certificate of sponsorship and a photo of your sea turtle. For the donation of $1500 or more, you will also receive updates about the sea turtle while it is in rehabilitation. 

Note: The Sea Turtle Recovery will choose the sea turtle for your group or business but cannot predict a date when sea turtles will be brought to STR for care. Offensive or inappropriate names will not be allowed as determined by Sea Turtle Recovery. These sea turtles are being treated for critical illnesses and the outcome of the turtle is not guaranteed.

Green/Loggerhead Sponsorship

$3,500 or more. Your family/company will have the opportunity to name one Kemp’s Ridley, Loggerhead, or Green sea turtle pending availability. If a business, the business will appear on the Partnerships page of our website for one year, a Facebook post will announce the name of the sea turtle and your help. You will receive a certificate of sponsorship and a photo of your sea turtle. For the donation of $3500 or more, you will also receive updates about the sea turtle while it is in rehabilitation.

Note: The Sea Turtle Recovery will choose the sea turtle for your group or business but cannot predict a date when sea turtles will be brought to STR for care. Offensive or inappropriate names will not be allowed as determined by Sea Turtle Recovery. These sea turtles are being treated for critical illnesses and the outcome of the turtle is not guaranteed.

WISHLIST

Check out our Wishlist of items that will help STR. Remember, if shopping online, to shop through Amazon Smile or Goodshop to send a few extra dollars our way! 

​Items can be dropped off at the Turtle Back Zoo ​​ticket office labeled SEA TURTLE RECOVERY or your donation will not make it to STR. 

Gift Cards

Amazon (used for any supplies, equipment, etc)
Home Depot (used for plumbing repairs, equipment, etc)
CVS ( used for medical supplies, cleaning supplies, etc)
Staples (Computer Ink, Office Supplies)

Items & Supplies

Currently, our general supplies are well stocked, however, some of our largest expenses include lab work and water quality supplies ( mainly pallets of salt). A monetary donation will help tremendously is ensuring these critical expenses are covered for our healing patients.

Please also see our wish list on Amazon Smile by going to the site and entering our Sea Turtle Recovery into the search bar. Please be sure to choose Sea Turtle Recovery as the charity you are supporting also.
  

FUNDRAISERS

MORE INFORMATION COMING SOON ON CREATING YOUR OWN FUNDRAISER. FOR NOW, PLEASE CHECK OUT SEA TURTLE RECOVERY’S FUNDRAISER EVENTS HERE!

SHARE

Tell your community why you love STR! Talking to your friends and family about STR helps raise awareness. Sharing our social posts is an easy, no cost way to help advance our mission!