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You can help advance understanding and stewardship of the Earth with your contribution. Your support allows us to provide hands-on education to students, deliver interpretive talks to visitors, inspire stewardship among outdoor enthusiasts, and cultivate a strong sense of community and partnership around Mount St. Helens.  There are a lot of different ways to support the Institute.  Read below to learn more!

Support us through your everyday purchases

Support us by making your everyday purchases on Amazon and at Fred Meyer!

Give In-Kind

One way to give to the Institute is through in-kind support like equipment, supplies and printing. Donations of supplies help keep our education and stewardship programs going and growing. Please contact us at or 360-449-7883 if you would like to make arrangements to donate in-kind.


To see specific items that we need, click on the icon below to visit our Amazon wishlist!

Remember, if you use Amazon, you can increase your gift by selecting MSHI as the charity you'd like to support on AmazonSmile!


Since 1996, MSHI has dedicated itself to its mission of  science, education, and exploration of the volcano in our backyard- Mount St. Helens.

Mount St. Helens Institute is recognized by the IRS as a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization. Contributions are tax-deductible to the full extent allowed by law. The Institute does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender, gender expression, gender identity, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, military, genetic information, ancestry, marital status, age, citizenship or any other basis prohibited by law in any of its policies or programs.