Through research, engagement, inspiration and application, we’re changing the future of our state’s water resources, the communities we serve and the field of water research and management. Help us achieve our mission of connecting communities to the research and information they need to ensure clean, abundant water resources for all North Carolinians.

Your contributions to the North Carolina Water Resources Research Institute Enhancement Fund will support crucial academic research and community outreach.

All donations are tax deductible to the fullest extent of the law.

If you have questions, contact Mary Beth Barrow at 919-515-9103 or


Click here to give to the NC WRRI Enhancement Fund online. You will be redirected to the North Carolina State Foundation online giving site, where you may complete your gift. Add a notation if the contribution is in honor or memory of someone.


If you prefer to donate by mail, send in your check made payable to the “NC State Foundation,” with “NC WRRI Enhancement Fund” written in the memo field.

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