Our Donors

All of us at the Charles Darwin Foundation are very grateful to all our donors who enable us to carry out our vital work for the conservation of the Galapagos Islands.

Our Donors in 2022

Foundations / Non-Governmental Organizations

Above $1,000,000

COmON Foundation
Fondo para el control de las Especies Invasoras de Galápagos (FEIG)
Wyss Foundation

$500,000 - $999,999

Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation

$100,000 - $499,999

Blue Action Fund
Fondation Franklinia
Galapagos Conservation Trust
Lindblad Expeditions-National Geographic Fund
Paul M. Angell Family Foundation
World Bank

$50,000 - $99,999

Focused on Nature
Houston Zoo

$10,000 - $49,999

The Blue Feet Foundation
Friends of the Galapagos Islands Netherlands
Friends of the Galapagos Islands Switzerland
Ishiyama Foundation (in honor of Dr. John McCosker)
Japanese Association for Galapagos (JAGA)
Keidanren Nature Conservation Fund (KNCF)
National Geographic Society
Revive & Restore
Save Our Seas Foundation (SOSF)
St. Louis Zoo

$1,000 - $9,999

Cameron Foundation
Galapagos Conservancy Canada
Island Conservation
NTNU University Museum


Above $100,000


$10,000 - $99,999

Indagare Travel
Johnsonwax del Ecuador S.A.
Maeda Corporation
Pikaia Lodge

$1,000 - $9,999

BESS Forest Club
Bracenet & GOT BAG
Galapagos PRO
Hotel La Casa de Marita
Hotel Le Parc
Lindblad Expeditions (in honor of their Travel Advisory Board Members)
Roberto Ochoa
The Verndale Corporation
Tropical Aquaculture Products Inc.
Wilderness Travel



Above $500,000

Anonymous donor

$100,000 - $499,999

Anonymous donor
George & Susan Krouse
Peter & Kris Norvig

$50,000 - $99,999

Sven-Olof & Kristin Lindblad
Eleanor Swanstrom (bequest)

$10,000 - $49,999

Amy Blackwell
Darlene Chirman
Donna Cole (in honor of Tamara Cole and Rakan Zahawi)
Ken Collins & Jenny Mallinson
Dennis Geist & Karen Harpp
Ronnie Stewart
Marisa Ignacio Hormel Trust
Priscilla C. Gray Residual Trust (bequest)
The Barry and Mimi Sternlicht Foundation

$1,000 - $9,999

Anonymous donor
Anonymous donor (in honor of Prof. William Durham)
Anonymous donor (in memory of Harryet Pon)
Paul Anderson
Paul & Mary Anderson (in honor of Prof. William Durham)
Jim Boyle
Donald Clark
Gordon Cooper
Eduardo Diez & Dolores Gangotena de Diez
David Duffy
William Durham
Liza Heinz (in honor of Tui De Roy)
Clara Jeffery
Wiliam King
Peter Kramer & Diane Wood Kramer
Sophie Lenoir
Patricio Marquez (in memory of Dr. Miguel Angel Marquez)
Kali Neumeister
Darrel Schoeling & Jeff Corbin
Gabriela Sommerfeld 
Steven & Karen Sperber
Holly Staub
Phil van Haarlem
Jamie Wang (in honor of Prof. William Durham and Stanford Sophomore College)
William & Jean Wilcox
Dyann & Peter Wirth
Ellson Family Charitable Trust (in honor of Prof. William Durham)
Marchello Family Fund
Ritz Family Foundation

$500 - $999


Anonymous donor
Patricia Armstrong (in memory of Veronica Paredes)
Victoria Bjorklund (in honor of George Krouse)
Madeline Broderick (in honor of the Cardenas Family)
Mark Burks
Gerard Buulong & Fred Silverman
Robert Clack
Trey & Amy Clayton
John Crabbe & Jeri Janowski
Ellen Edgar
Glen & Kathy Gondo (in honor of Rakan Zahawi, Tamara Cole and Donna Cole)
Cornelis Hartmans
Garth Jay (in honor of Leesa Blake)
Charlie & Colleen Mills
Richard & Susan Feezel
Ann Margerison
Penny Minges
Victoria Newton
Charles Ray (in honor of Pete Oxford and Renee Bish)
Nick Rejcek
Paul Ruffles
Melissa Sader
Huub & Amy te Plate (in honor of Wijnand Pon)
Tom & Sam Thompson
Bob Welper
Harold & Joan Feinbloom Family Foundation


The mission of the Charles Darwin Foundation and its Research Station is to tackle the greatest threats and challenges to Galapagos through scientific research and conservation action, in order to safeguard one of the world’s most important natural treasures.

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