Your tax-deductible donation helps student research and travel to professional conferences to present their work.

There are two ways to give:

First, check our database to see if your employer will match your contribution! Matching is a great way to stretch your gift.

1. Give online through Occidental College’s secure portal. Be sure to use the text box to indicate that your gift is for the MOORE LAB OF ZOOLOGY


2.  Make your check out to Occidental College with Moore Lab in the note section and send to the Director at:

We are happy to send you a token of our appreciation. E-mail Jenny Wong to let her know about your donation and gift selection:

  • Our latest hat

  • One of our numbered, limited-series letterpress bird prints hand-rolled by our staff

  • Our signature Tufted Jay prints from Robert T. Moore’s seminal paper describing the species. These date to the original 1935 publication and are in limited quantity

For those with greater capacity to give, we have several open naming opportunities:

  • The Moore Lab Ornithological Library

  • Endowing the Moore Lab Director Position

If you are interested in helping support these important institutional resources and positions, please get in touch with the Director or Occidental’s Institutional Advancement team.