The Corolla Wild horse Fund is a 501 (c) 3 nonprofit. We do not receive any state or federal funding. We raise over 80% of our budget ourselves through donations, special events, memberships, sponsorships, grants, and mission-related merchandise sales. Every contribution is appreciated and recognized regardless of the amount. Every dollar donated helps to further our mission to protect and conserve the Colonial Spanish Mustangs living on the Northern Outer Banks. Contributions are tax deductible in accordance with IRS regulations.
Make a One Time Donation
Making a one time, tax deductible donation is an easy way to support the Corolla Wild Horse Fund and our mission. Donations support herd management, rescue and rehabilitation, sanctuary patrol, legislative action, and education. Current members can also use this form to give a donation in addition to their memberships. If you would rather mail a check, please send it to to P.O. Box 361, Corolla, NC, 27927. Thank You!
- New Herd Manager Truck! If you heard about our efforts to raise funds for a new herd management truck, this is the place. Thank you!
In Memory of…, In Honor of…
Would you like to make a tax deductible contribution In Honor of, On Behalf of, or In Memory of someone? This type of donation is also perfect for special occasions, inluding birthdays, weddings, Christmas, Anniversaries. We will send a letter to the recipient to notify them of your thoughtful contribution. The Corolla Wild Horse Fund is honored to receive such a meaningful donation, and we thank you for supporting the CWHF mission in this way.
Donate to the CWHF Freedom Fund
Did you know that U.S. Fish and Wildlife has plans to install miles of barbed wire where the horses graze and live? Did you know that only 20% of Corova is developed, with over 3,000 platted lots? Do you recall that Two Socks, the horse featured on the cover of the 2013 CWHF calendar, was hit by a car and killed? Help the Corolla Wild Horse Fund achieve its ultimate goal of creating a wild horse sanctuary that ensures permanent protection of this endangered breed. Helps us fight encroaching developments and increased tourist traffic. Contributions to the Freedom Fund will be earmarked for land acquisition, and you can set them up to be one-time, annual, or monthly.
Become a Member
Joining the Corolla Wild Horse Fund is one of the easiest ways to connect with–and support–the horses, the Fund, and our mission. An array of membership levels assures that you will find one that fits your budget. All members receive a membership window cling and our newsletter. Join at the Charter Member level and receive a gallery quality wild horse print and private Trip of a Lifetime with our herd manager. Click the link to learn more.
Be a Web Sponsor!
Web sponsors are businesses that would like to see their name and logo appear on our web pages. Our previous website received 1.5 million hits last year and our new website is expected to exceed that number. Your sponsorship donation is tax deductible and will help our nonprofit continue to provide up-to-date and accurate information about the wild horses to millions of national and international visitors. Please call 252-453-8002 for more information.
Donate Property in the Four-Wheel Drive Area
The Corolla Wild Horse Fund currently has 40 acres in a permanent conservation easement, donated by Mr. and Mrs. Jay Bender. If we are to provide a safe haven for the future, much more land is needed to sustain the herd. The fair market value of land donated to a nonprofit is typically tax deductible for the donor. Help us maintain important habitat for the horses and all wildlife through a gift of property or make a tax deductible contribution to the Freedom Fund (a restricted fund for the purchase of land for the horses). Call the Executive Director, Karen McCalpin, for more information.
Planning a Wedding?
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Shop in the Mustang Stores in Corolla or Online
100% of the proceeds go directly to protect and preserve the horses.
Shop Online through iGive.com and DailyGood-GoodShop
iGive and GoodSearch allow you to support CWHF when you shop on line. It doesn’t cost you a thing and they contain over 680 stores like Lands End, Staples, Travelocity, Avon, Amazon.com, and so many more of your favorites. If you’re shopping on line anyway, why not help the wild horses in the process? It’s easy!
Sign Up for Food Lion Shop and Share
If you shop at Food Lion, signing up for Shop and Share will automatically help the wild horses every time you show your MVP card. Go to foodlion.com to register.
Remember the Corolla Wild Horse Fund in Your Will … or Create a Trust
Leave a lasting legacy by remembering the Corolla Wild Horse Fund in your will or other planned gift. You can continue to help keep the horses wild and free!