The Howell Nature Center is a non-profit organization that provides a comprehensive education, recreation, and wildlife facility to individuals and groups from all over the Midwest.  It is funded primarily through private donations, programs, and special events.

Your donation in any amount to the Howell Nature Center helps us provide care for injured and orphaned wildlife, camp experiences for youth, and much more.

donate to campership button donate to HNC buttondonate to the animals buttonTo make a donation by mail, complete our giving form and send your contribution to:

Howell Nature Center 1005 Triangle Lake Road Howell, MI  48843

Adopt-An-Animal Benefits of adopting an Animal Ambassador include:

  • a plush stuffed animal of your ambassador and an adoption certificate
  • the individual story of how the creature came to live at Howell Nature Center
  • information about the species
  • a 5×7 photo

Learn more. 

Event Sponsorships Opportunities to sponsor special events at the Howell Nature Center include:

If you are interested in supporting one of our events through a corporate sponsorship, please contact Katelyn Lewis at 517-376-9403 OR to discuss the different options available.

In-Kind Donations Take a look at the current wish list of items for our wildlife clinic and Educational Programs

Wildlife Clinic Wish List

Environmental Education Program Wish List


Volunteering The Nature Center has many volunteer opportunities.  Click here to learn more.

Project Sponsorships If you are interested in helping the Nature Center with a project such as building a habitat, call Dick Grant at 517-546-0533.