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Illinois Valley Watershed Council is a non-profit 501 C-3, funded by donations and grants. 

There are several ways to help us continue our work here in the valley. We encourage you to participate in one or more of the following programs!

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BottleDrop Gives is a program that allows registered non-profits to deposit refundable cans and bottles donated by supporters. IVWC has special blue bags available for you to fill up with your Oregon refunable beverage containers. Stop by our office at 331 E. Cottage Park Dr to pick up a few bags! You can drop them off yourself (just be sure to grab a label) or bring them back to us for transport to Grants Pass. 

Holiday Give is here!! 

Holiday Match- Bottles and cans redeemed between November 15 and December 1, 2022 will receive a 20% match from Bottledrop. This is a great way to increase your donation!

You can also follow this link to transfer some or all of your own BottleDrop account balance to us:

Oregon Nonprofit Fundraising with BottleDrop Blue Bags ( 

Just search for Illinois Valley Watershed Council!


 Amazon Smile....

If you order anything through Amazon, it's easy to support us there at no additional cost. Just be sure to sign into Amazon Smile (not regular Amazon) and choose us as your organization. If you need help, just call our office at 541-592-3731. 

Fred Meyer Rewards

If you shop at Fred Meyer and use a Rewards Card, you can designate the Illinois Valley Watershed Council as your charity of choice and they will donate a portion of every dollar you spend to us.