Donations & Fundraisers


The Bob Jones Nature Center Organization is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Monetary donations are tax-deductible. Your donations will support education programs, trail preservation, temporary and permanent exhibits, collection development and maintenance and habitat restoration.

In-kind donations are welcome but subject to acceptance by the BJNC Board of Directors.

You can donate online via our secure PayPal account.
You can donate by credit or debit card even if you do not have a PayPal account. Simply click the link that says “Don’t Have a PayPal Account?”. You will then be able to enter your billing information:


North Texas Day of Giving

North Texas Day of Giving is an online giving event scheduled each September to raise as much money as possible for North Texas nonprofits on one day. This year’s funds are dedicated to creating new trail signage and an updated hiking map. Thank you to everyone who donated on September 14, 2017!

For more details about the North Texas Day of Giving, visit the official website here.

Thank you again for your support!

#Giving Tuesday, a Global Day of Giving

Celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving and the widely recognized shopping events Black Friday and Cyber Monday, #GivingTuesday kicks off the charitable season, when many focus on their holiday and end-of-year giving.

Consider giving a donation to Bob Jones Nature on #Giving Tuesday – Tuesday, November 28, 2017. Your BJNC donation will support education programs, trail preservation, temporary and permanent exhibits and habitat restoration.

3 Easy and FREE Ways Shopping Supports BJNC

Kroger’s Community Rewards

1. Kroger’s Community Rewards program provides an opportunity, through your Kroger Plus card, to have Kroger donate to BJNC!

  • Sign up for an online account with Kroger if you don’t have one already
  • Go to
  • Enter your address and “Bob Jones Nature” as the organization name. (BJNC should come up immediately.)
  • Click enter and you’re done! When you shop at Kroger using your Kroger Plus Card a portion of your purchase total will be automatically donated to BJNC!

Albertson’s Market Community Partners

2. The Albertson’s Market Community Partners program is a way to reward non-profits in the local communities. Each time a you shop and scan the key tag, BJNC earns 1% percent of your purchase!

  • Print out the key tag displayed for use today!

Amazon Smile

3. AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support your favorite charitable organization every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price to your favorite charitable organization — BJNC! To shop at AmazonSmile simply go to from the web browser on your computer or mobile device and select Bob Jones Nature Center as your favorite