Fund Story

Dunes Learning Center provides unforgettable environmental education experiences for La Porte County children that inspire curiosity, scientific literacy and stewardship. Located within the Indiana Dunes National Park, these experiences inspire more than 7,500 individuals annually, adding to a total of more than 80,000 since opening in 1998. Your donation today will help to impact the next generation of environmental stewards.

  • Your gift is tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the law.
  • You will receive a tax receipt electronically for your records once your donation is processed.
  • Gifts by credit card incur a processing fee for each transaction which will be deducted from your gift. The current fee is 3.5% per transaction. When donating online, we invite you to select the option to increase your gift to cover this fee so that your charitable intent can be fully realized.
  • If you would like to make a one-time or recurring payment from a bank account, please contact the Unity Office at (219) 879-0327 or
  • If you prefer to donate by check, our mailing address is 422 Franklin St, Suite C, Michigan City, IN 46360. Please include the fund name(s) you wish to donate to in the memo line.