The Res is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization. Our EIN for reporting tax-deductible contributions is 31-0896539. Donations help us achieve our mission of providing a space for recreation and education in nature. Your contributions help us make facilities improvements, provide educational programs, and cover our operating expenses.

Donate to our Endowment: Visit the Community Foundation of St. Joseph to donate to our endowment. In the Gift Type menu, choose “a favorite charity’s endowed fund.” In the next drop down menu, select “Preservation of the Res.”

Make a donation online: You can also make a donation via PayPal.

Donate via Paypal

Make a donation off-line: If you wish to mail a donation, you may send a check to:

Preservation of the Res
PO Box 865
Mishawaka, IN 46546

Planned Giving: To make a legacy gift that can benefit The Res for future generations, contact the Community Foundation of St. Joseph County at 574-232-0041

Can I volunteer at The Res?

Yes! We love donations of your time! Volunteers can help with landscaping, trail clearing, building and maintenance projects, removal of invasive species, preparing the property for winter, and opening up again in the spring. Contact us if you would like to volunteer at The Res. We always welcome donations of materials, including tools, cleaning supplies, landscaping/lawn equipment, paint, and stain.

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