For more than 50 years, the Howell Nature Center has provided a comprehensive education, recreation, and wildlife facility to individuals and groups from all over the Midwest.  Howell Nature Center is a non-profit organization funded primarily through private donations, programs, and special events.

Your tax-deductible donation in any amount provides care for injured and orphaned wild birds, reptiles, and mammals, plus camp experiences for area youth and much more.

Select the area below you would like to support:

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To 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:

  •  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 April Gasbarre at 734-474-2176 OR to discuss the different options available.

In-Kind Donations Take a look at the wish lists of items for our wildlife clinic and environmental education 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 Howell Nature Center with a project such as building a habitat, call Dick Grant at 517-546-0533.

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