Support Cooper Center

The Cooper Center for Environmental Learning is proud to plan for the future that will continue to inspire students and their teachers to explore the desert. We need your generous support for successful completion of our long-range expansion goals to make our programs and facilities even more attractive to the Tucson community and to give more students and teachers the opportunity to experience first-hand living experiences in the Sonoran Desert.

 

Fundraising Goals (2017 -2024):

  • $1.4M for year-to-year Operations
  • $5.0M for the Cooper Center Endowment Fund
  • $2.5M for Facilities Renewal

 

How to Give:

 

Support Cooper Center Operations – University of Arizona Foundation (logo)

  • Give online at https://www.uafoundation.org/netcommunity/sslpage.aspx?pid=1489. Select “Cooper Center Staffing and Operations.” You can choose to make a “One-Time Gift” or a ‘Recurring Gift” (monthly or every 3 months).
  • Mail a check, made payable to “UA Foundation – Cooper Center”, to Cooper Center for Environmental Learning, UA College of Education, PO Box 210069, Tucson, AZ 85721. Please include a note that identifies the gift for “Cooper Operations.”
  • Contact the Cooper Center Director to discuss your gift further – Phone: (520) 626-1825 or Email: COE-CooperCenter@email.arizona.edu

 

Support the Cooper Center Endowment Fund – University of Arizona Foundation (logo)

  • Give online at https://www.uafoundation.org/netcommunity/sslpage.aspx?pid=1489. Select “Cooper Center Endowment Fund.” You can choose to make a “One-Time Gift” or a ‘Recurring Gift” (monthly or every 3 months).
  • Mail a check, made payable to “UA Foundation – Cooper Center”, to Cooper Center for Environmental Learning, UA College of Education, PO Box 210069, Tucson, AZ 85721. Please include a note that identifies the gift for “Cooper Endowment.”
  • Contact the Cooper Center Director to discuss your gift further – Phone: (520) 626-1825 or Email: COE-CooperCenter@email.arizona.edu

 

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Support Cooper Center Facilities Renewal Fund – the Community Foundation for Southern Arizona (CFSA)

We are pleased to announce that Cooper Center is now in a partnership with the Community Foundation for Southern Arizona (CFSA) as a philanthropic resource to help us accomplish our mission. CFSA has the infrastructure to accept current or estate gifts on our behalf. You may make a gift at any time designated for the Cooper Center and you will receive a letter acknowledging your gift for tax purposes.

  • Give online. Go to https://cfsaz.org/cooper-center-donation-page/.
  • Mail a check, made payable to the Community Foundation for Southern Arizona, indicate on the Memo line that this is for the Cooper Center. Mail to CFSA, 6420 E. Broadway, A100, Tucson, AZ 85710.

Not sure what to do?

  • Contact the Cooper Center Development Advisory Group to discuss your gift further – Email CooperCenterDAG@gmail.com
  • Contact CFSA - Mary Louise Luna, Director, Planned Giving, Philanthropic Services, at 520-209-2875 or mlluna@cfsaz.org for more information. CFSA staff are available to meet one-on-one to have a conversation about your philanthropic options, especially in the area of estate planning.

 

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*For larger donations, please contact Colin Waite, Cooper Center Director at cwaite@email.arizona.edu or 520-626-1825, or Rick Zurow, UA College of Education Development Director at zurow@email.arizona.edu or 520-621-7143. 

 

Thank you for your support!