Ways to give

 We offer several ways to make a philanthropic contribution to The Jackson Laboratory. Please choose the one that is most convenient for you. Thank you for supporting our work!

Give online

Our secure online form is a convenient, safe way to make an online gift.




Give by check

Please make your check payable to The Jackson Laboratory and mail it to:  

    Development Office
    The Jackson Laboratory
    P. O. Box 254
    Bar Harbor, ME 04609-0254

Give by phone

We accept most major credit cards, including Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover. You can make your gift by calling our toll-free number: 1-800-474-9880. 

Give gifts of stock

A gift of appreciated securities entitles you to a charitable deduction equal to the fair market value of the securities without paying tax on the securities' appreciation. To make a gift of stock, please use this securities transfer form or contact Penny Fox at 1-800-474-9880.

Tribute gifts

A tribute gift can be a memorial gift in remembrance of someone special, or a thoughtful way to mark a birthday, wedding or other special occasion.

Monthly giving

Setting up a regular gift is an easy and convenient way to make an ongoing difference.

Planned giving

By making a plan today, you will be supporting the work of our researchers tomorrow—and possibly for years to come. Let us know your Intentions.

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