When signed on March 27, 2020, the COVID-19 stimulus bill introduced an above-the-line charitable income tax deduction.

Individuals who submit non-itemized tax returns will be able to take up to a $300 above-the-line charitable income tax deduction for cash donations made in 2020. Learn more here

Give a Gift

There are many ways to support Save The Bay and help us carry out our mission to protect the health and future of Narragansett Bay and its watershed.

We invite you to join a community dedicated to protecting and improving Narragansett Bay and to share our vision of a swimmable, fishable, healthy Bay that is accessible to all.

From membership and bequests, to gifts of stock and donations, you have many ways to support Save The Bay, and your tax-deductible gift is greatly appreciated.

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Questions about your donation? Contact our team at or 401-272-3540.

Be a Bay Champion!

Support our 50th Anniversary Campaign and help us prepare for the next 50 years. Learn more.


As a member, you become part of a movement and a tradition dedicated to protecting and improving Narragansett Bay. Learn more.


Leave a meaningful legacy with Save The Bay’s Seagrass Society. Learn more.

Gifts of Stock

Stocks held for more than one year that have grown in value make an excellent gift. Learn more.


One-time, recurring, and even tribute donations all directly support Save The Bay’s mission. Form below.

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*Please note:  Be sure to access the Johnson & Wales University Harborside Campus through the main entrance on Harborside Blvd. Your GPS may suggest taking Ernest Street to JWU’s Shipyard Street entrance, but that route requires a key card for entry.  

From Route I-95 North or South, take Exit 18 (Thurbers Avenue). Head downhill on Thurbers Avenue to US Route 1A (Allens Avenue). Turn right onto Allens Ave. Continue southbound on Allens Ave. into Cranston, where Allens Ave. becomes Narragansett Blvd. Turn left onto Harborside Blvd. at the traffic light by the Shell gas station. Follow Harborside Blvd. through the Johnson & Wales Harborside Campus. At the end of Harborside Blvd., turn right onto Save The Bay Drive. Save The Bay Drive becomes a circular, one-way roadway as you approach the Bay Center. Parking is available in four guest lots after you pass the main building. Enter the building through the main entrance.