You may donate to the Simsboro Aquifer Water Defense Fund using our secure online "Donate" button on this page (using Pay Pal or by credit card)
you may send a check to this new address:
SAWDF * P.O. Box 931 * Elgin, TX 78621
Checks don't incur PayPal or credit card fees on your donation.
Recurring donations are encouraged ---and you may earmark your donation with special instructions on the PayPal page or by marking your check, with "General Fund" (we need operating funds!), "End Op Fund" or "LCRA Fund". SAWDF will be notified by PayPal of all special instructions.
All donations received by SAWDF during the GivingTuesday campaign, Dec. 1-31, 2020, and during the AmplifyAustin campaign March 2021 will be considered General Funds but also available at board discretion to pay future fees and expenses of the LCRA contested case or the End Op case.
IMPORTANT NOTICE: Subject to the above re the GivingTuesday and AmplifyAustin campaigns, SAWDF accepts earmarked donations for specific purposes designated by SAWDF in its sole discretion. SAWDF currently has designated the funding of the General Fund, the End Op Fund and the LCRA Fund, to the extent of donated funds for specific purposes. The General Fund provides greatly needed general operating funds to keep this all-volunteer organization thriving for education, outreach, advocacy and legislative affairs. The General Fund receives all undesignated donations. The End Op Fund and the LCRA Fund, respectively, will defray the expenses incurred by SAWDF directly or determined by SAWDF to be qualified expenses of landowner protests and litigation for the End Op and LCRA groundwater permits. SAWDF reserves the right to add additional earmarked Funds, and any designated Funds or donations to Funds are subject to federal and state statutes and regulations governing the use of funds collected by a non-profit organization qualified as an IRS 501c3 organization, including inurement of funds to private benefit.
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*** SAWDF HAS BEEN CONFIRMED BY THE IRS AS A 501(C)(3) NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATION.
CONTRIBUTIONS ARE ELIGIBLE TO BE TAX-DEDUCTIBLE
AS OF OUR JUNE 17, 2016, DATE OF INCORPORATION. ***
Thank You from the SAWDF Board!
Ernie Bogart, George Witta, Travis Brown, Michele Gangnes,
and Andrew Wier