Other Ways of Giving

Irvine puts every donation to work caring for our gardens and trails, maintaining our exhibits, keeping our animals healthy, delivering education programs to senior citizen and preschoolers, and teaching students about nature, even in Baltimore City. Our needs are many, and you have many ways to give.

Gifts of Stock

Instructions for making a gift of stock:

Bank: Pershing LLC/Bank of New York Mellon Corporation
ACAT #: 0443
Acct #: 30Q48954-1
Legal Name: Irvine Natural Science Center
Address: 11201 Garrison Forest Road, Owings Mills, MD 21117
Tax I.D. Number: 52-1231286
Incorporated in: Owings Mills, MD

Please notify Irvine of your intent to make a gift of stock so we can thank you. We cannot identify the donor of a stock gift unless we are directly notified by you or your financial agent.

Donations by Mail or in Person

To make a gift by mail please send your check (payable to Irvine Nature Center) to the following address:

Irvine Nature Center
ATTN: Development Office
11201 Garrison Forest Road
Owings Mills, MD 21117

Please feel free to drop off or make your donation in person anytime Irvine is open.

Monthly Giving

Irvine now offers a way to make sure your membership never expires. Consider monthly giving. Monthly givers are automatically members by making monthly donations of as little as $10.00 a month. You also receive special benefits.

The following monthly giving levels include all the benefits of a Family Membership PLUS event tickets (subject to availability):

  • $10 a month: 2 tickets to an Eat Drink and Learn event or PumpkinFest
  • $20 a month: 4 tickets to an Eat Drink and Learn event or PumpkinFest
  • $50 a month: 2 tickets to our annual un-gala, Pumpkins on the Green


To join the monthly giving program, contact Lindsey Kaplon  at 443-738-9222.

Workplace Giving or Employer Match

Do you contribute to a workplace giving campaign? If you work in Baltimore City and contribute to the Combined Charity Campaign, please designate Irvine (#1556). If you are a federal employee and contribute to the Combined Federal Campaign, please designate Irvine (#53982). Ask your employer if they offer matching contributions. If you give through United Way, please designate Irvine (#74759).

Planned Giving

Please include Irvine in your charitable legacy plan. Contact Anna Lincoln Whitehurst at 443-738-9236 so that we can welcome you to the Irvine Legacy Society.  Our Annual Report shows how Irvine thrives because of its generous donors.