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Paypal Giving Fund

Paypal Giving Fund makes it easy to donate to the Bird Center! When you make a donation to Paypal Giving Fund through our fundraising page, we receive 100% of the donation with no fees applied. Click the image below to visit our Paypal fundraising page and get started. For more information on donating with Paypal Giving Fund, visit the Paypal Giving Fund website. We appreciate your support!

How Your Donation Helps

The Bird Center of Michigan is a non-profit organization that depends solely on public support. It costs a lot to rehabilitate an injured bird or raise a baby bird to adulthood, not including the time volunteered by our experienced staff. During the 2014 summer season, we were ordering 60-70,000 mealworms a week! We also spend $25 on paper towels and $185 on veterinary bills each week. Many birds require fresh fruit or ground chicken baby food diets which are expensive. If you are asking the Center to help a bird you have found, please consider making a donation to defray the costs of rehabilitation.

Make a One-Time or Monthly Donation

If you’d like to make a one-time or monthly donation, no amount is too small! Click the Donate button below or scan the QR code to donate to the Bird Center through Paypal:

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Donations by Mail

If you would prefer to mail your donation, please make your check payable to Bird Center of Michigan and send it to:

Bird Center of Michigan
P.O. Box 3718
Ann Arbor, MI 48106

Amazon Smile

Be sure to use our Amazon Smile link for an easy way to donate to the Bird Center! Amazon Smile is a website operated by Amazon with the same products, prices, and shopping features as The difference is that when you shop on Amazon Smile, the Amazon Smile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price of eligible products to the charitable organization of your choice. Click the Amazon Smile image above to get started! For more information about how Amazon Smile works, click here.

You can also support the Bird Center by donating directly from our Amazon Wish List!

Become a Patron

You can support the Bird Center and unlock exclusive updates by becoming a Patron at Click the button below to get started!

Kroger Community Rewards

The Bird Center is excited to be participating in the Kroger Community Rewards Program. Register your Kroger Plus card online with a Kroger Rewards Account and designate the Bird Center as your charity of choice. We will automatically receive a donation from Kroger every time you use your card. You can register the Bird Center by name or by the NPO number that Kroger has assigned to us — 90972.


We purchase our mealworms from Rainbow Mealworms – if you’d like to purchase a gift certificate for us, click the “Gift Certificates” link at the top of their website, and enter as the “Recipient’s Email.” Any amount helps us greatly!

The Bird Center of Michigan is a 501(c)(3) organization and donations are fully tax deductible. If you have questions before making a donation, contact us at 734.761.9640 or by mail at the following address:

Bird Center of Michigan
P.O. Box 3718
Ann Arbor, MI 48106