Thank you for making a donation to the Center’s Marine Animal Entanglement Response (MAER) program! Your gift will increase the number of days that the MAER team can spend at sea; it will offset the cost of apprenticeships and training workshops here at the Center and elsewhere, and it will defray the cost of providing disentanglement equipment to newly qualified entanglement response groups.
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You may also call Deb Magee at 845-926-2176 to donate by phone, or mail your gift to the Center at 5 Holway Avenue, Provincetown, MA 02657

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Your on-going support is crucial to sustain our long-term research, conservation and educational efforts. An amount you decide on can be charged to your credit card each month for as long as you wish to continue supporting CCS.

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For information about stock donations, please contact Deb Magee, Director of Development, at 845-926-2176.

CCS is a registered 501(c)(3), charitable organization, Federal I.D. # 04-2609788. Donations to the Center for Coastal Studies are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.

CCS respects the privacy of its donors and has established a Donor Privacy Policy to protect your rights, which reads as follows: CCS collects and uses personal information such as: name, address, phone number, and email address when a donor voluntarily provides it to us. In addition, CCS keeps a record of each donor’s giving history. This information is kept on file for IRS purposes and is also used by the Development Department to analyze overall giving patterns in order to make more accurate budget projections. CCS never shares or sells its donor information to other individuals or organizations outside of CCS. Donors at specific levels of giving are recognized by name only in our newsletter and annual report, unless they have previously indicated that they wish to remain anonymous.