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You can take pride in knowing that you are supporting freshwater research, environmental education, and watershed restoration. The Stroud Center’s strong financial health and commitment to accountability and transparency have earned it GuideStar/Candids’s Platinum Transparency Seal. Friends receive our e-newsannual reports, and invitations to special events.

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If you prefer to mail your donation, you may send it to:
Attn: Development Department, Stroud Water Research Center, 970 Spencer Road, Avondale, PA 19311.

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We Are Here to Help

Please contact a member of the Development department with questions about how you can support the Stroud Center.

Rebecca Duczkowski

Rebecca Duczkowski

Assistant Director of Donor Relations and Watershed Restoration Assistant
Jessica Provinski

Jessica Provinski

Director of Development
Nicole Wickenhauser

Nicole Wickenhauser

Director of Strategic Partnerships and Institutional Advancement

Development News

The Hottest Ticket in Town
The Hottest Ticket in Town
Guests who were lucky enough to get tickets enjoyed an evening of abundance from the moment they walked into the beautifully restored stables at The Farm at Doe Run.
Spotlight on Jessica Provinski
Spotlight on Jessica Provinski
“Who doesn’t love to throw a good party?” Jessica Provinski asks with such delight you can almost see a twinkle in her eye. The associate director of special events and
New Record Set for the Annual Fund
New Record Set for the Annual Fund
The 2014 annual fund reached a new level of support -- a total of 356 donors gave $452,809, setting records for the numbers of donors and contributions raised.
Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. Honored at Water’s Edge Gala
Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. Honored at Water’s Edge Gala
For his involvement in the Waterkeeper Alliance, his work as an environmental attorney, and for authoring books, articles, and lectures about the sources and impacts of stream and river pollution,
NOAA Leaders Sullivan, Lubchenco Honored for Freshwater Stewardship
NOAA Leaders Sullivan, Lubchenco Honored for Freshwater Stewardship
Jane Lubchenco, former Under Secretary of Commerce for the National Oceans and Atmosphere Administration (NOAA), and Kathryn Sullivan, Under Secretary of Commerce for Oceans and Atmosphere and NOAA Administrator received
UpStream Newsletter, February 2013
UpStream Newsletter, February 2013
Meet Jen Mosher, Post-Doctoral Associate: As one of the Stroud Center’s post-doctoral researchers, exploring the outdoors is in Mosher's job description, and she wouldn’t have it any other way.