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

There are two ways to give:

  1. First, check our database to see if your employer will match your contribution! Matching is a great way to stretch your gift.
  2. 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
  3. Or:  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. Just include your choice from below along with your donation:

  • For a $100 tax-deductible donation, we will send you our latest hat

  • For a $250 tax-deductible donation, we will send one of our numbered, limited-series letterpress bird prints hand-rolled by our staff

  • For a $300 tax-deductible donation, we are offering one of 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 a $500 tax-deductible donation, we will send you all three: a hat, letterpress print, and Tufted Jay print

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.